• By Jen O'Hara

#MayoClinicRadio Podcast: 8/13/16

August 15, 2016

Dr. Stephanie Faubion being interviewed on Mayo Clinic Radio
Listen: Mayo Clinic Radio 8/13/16

According to The North American Menopause Society (NAMS), up to 45 percent of postmenopausal women find sex painful, but fewer than a quarter of those women seek treatment. Part of the reason women stay quiet might just be the name used to describe the condition — vaginal atrophy. To combat the stigma, the NAMS and the International Society for the Study of Women's Sexual Health have introduced a new medical term — genitourinary syndrome of menopause (GSM) — in the hope that it will encourage more women to seek treatment. On Mayo Clinic Radio, women's health expert Dr. Stephanie Faubion discusses GSM and other menopause-related problems. Also on the program, care coordinator nurse RoxAnne Brennan explains the EMERALD program for treating adolescent depression. And, a Mayo Clinic patient shares his heart transplant story.

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