Disappointing views from the Daily Mail and the Editor of The Lady

The Daily Mail has criticised Nottinghamshire Police and a number of big companies for what the paper calls “Patronising and insulting” measures to help menopausal women. But the story – and particularly a quote from Sam Taylor, Editor of “The Lady” magazine – was described as “so disappointing” by Menopause Support founder Diane Danzebrink. Sam Read more about Disappointing views from the Daily Mail and the Editor of The Lady[…]

Tesco workers say menopause support has made a “huge difference” in their lives

Following her appearance on BBC Radio 4 Woman’s Hour on Thursday, Diane Danzebrink travelled to Swansea to meet with Shadow Minister for Women and Equalities Carolyn Harris, who she is working with to improve awareness of menopause in the workplace, at a Menopause Support group that Diane has helped to set up in a Tesco Read more about Tesco workers say menopause support has made a “huge difference” in their lives[…]

Employers urged to ‘normalise’ menopause in the workplace

Employers need to do more to “normalise conversations” about the menopause in the workplace, say experts. The comments came after a BBC survey found 70% of respondents did not tell their bosses they were experiencing symptoms. Some firms have brought in menopause-specific policies but experts said for many it was still a taboo subject. GP Read more about Employers urged to ‘normalise’ menopause in the workplace[…]

Many women don’t realise their symptoms are due to the menopause

And it can be a huge relief when they discover exactly what they are dealing with, Menopause Support founder Diane Danzebrink told a local radio audience. Speaking on BBC Radio Lancashire’s breakfast programme, Diane told presenter Graham Liver that around a quarter of women will experience debilitating menopause symptoms that may affect their quality of Read more about Many women don’t realise their symptoms are due to the menopause[…]

Interview for the TUC will help advise workers on menopause

Diane is pictured at a TUC filming session for the video to part of their E-note to assist union representatives when talking about menopause. Her interview will form part of the advice given to workers by their unions when it comes to dealing with menopause in the workplace. Diane was invited earlier this year by Read more about Interview for the TUC will help advise workers on menopause[…]

Radio Gorgeous Interview – Menopause and Sex, the Facts

Di Danzebrink was interviewed for this podcast, described as “An in-depth interview with the UKs leading menopause warriors who want to change the change! Josephine Pembroke talks to Samantha Evans from Jo Divine sex toys, Sam is an ex nurse and writer and commentator on all things sexual – especially women over 40. And Diane Read more about Radio Gorgeous Interview – Menopause and Sex, the Facts[…]

We challenge the establishment when women are refused HRT on non-medical grounds

On behalf of Menopause Support, Di Danzebrink has written to both the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) and the General Medical Council (GMC)  asking for their advice for women who are being refused HRT on non- medical grounds. Said Di: “I am hoping that they will both provide some guidance for women Read more about We challenge the establishment when women are refused HRT on non-medical grounds[…]