Menopause

Why Choose a Naturopathic Doctor?

 The primary reasons someone chooses a Naturopath is that they are interested in focusing on optimizing their health and prevention of disease.

Naturopathic medical care and integrative medical services at Billings Clinic are provided by our Naturopathic Physician Roberta Bourgon, ND. As a naturopathic physician, Dr. Bourgon provides an approach to care that combines a philosophy of holistic care with conventional medical services. Learn more.
 
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Your Mom Plays a Role in Age at Menopause, Longevity

TUESDAY, June 18, 2019 -- For women, predicting when they'll reach menopause is anyone's guess. But if you want to get some foresight, you should ask your mother.

For most women, menopause begins at around 52. But for thousands of women it starts much later, and for some, a lot earlier. Those whose menopause starts later may also be looking at a longer life expectancy, researchers have found.

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Evenity Approved for Osteoporotic Women

TUESDAY, April 9, 2019 -- Evenity (romosozumab) injection has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat osteoporosis in postmenopausal women at high risk of breaking a bone, the agency said Tuesday in a news release.

More than 10 million people in the U.S. have osteoporosis, making their thinning bones more likely to fracture, the FDA said. Most are women who have gone through menopause.

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