Making Menopause Matter goes global

I have always wanted to #makemenopausematter a global conversation as it will affect approximately half of the worlds 7.8 billion population at some point in their lives, but never in my wildest dreams did I hope to be having that conversation with the team from NHK, the Japanese public broadcaster .

More pictures from Parliament Square Rally

We thought you might like to see some more pictures from last week’s Parliament Square event, where MPs, menopause campaigners and celebrities got together to celebrate news that the UK government has promised to slash costs of HRT prescriptions, in England. We loved these pics from photographer Abigail Fahey. See the full story of Friday’s Read more about More pictures from Parliament Square Rally[…]

Campaigners cheer as UK Government offers to slash costs of HRT repeat prescriptions

Campaigners celebrated the Government’s pledge to act to help break the menopause ‘taboo’ at a rally in Parliament Square. MPs and TV personalities joined our own campaign founder, Diane Danzebrink outside Parliament to applaud the Government’s announcement that the cost of repeat prescriptions for hormone replacement therapy in England will be significantly reduced. Diane paid tribute to the hundreds of women at Friday’s rally and the hundreds of thousands who have signed the Make Menopause Matter petition online.

World Menopause Day…

For the last decade every October 18th has been World Menopause Day. And this year DI Danzebrink was up with the lark to speak to Sky News presenter Kay Burley about her own menopause experience and to deliver some advice to those women currently going through menopause.