Unfortunately, the hot flash can be about as blazing (and uncomfortable) as the name implies. Find out how knowledgeable you are about them with our quiz. It just might help you have a better menopause moment.
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Nanette Santoro, M.D., via phone conversation July 6, 2015. http://www.ucdenver.edu/academics/colleges/medicalschool/centers/SurgicalInnovation/about-us/faculty-members/Pages/Nanette-Santoro.aspx
James Liu, M.D., via phone conversation July 6, 2015. http://www.uhhospitals.org/find-a-doctor/liu-james-10020#/
Cynthia Stuenkel, M.D., via phone conversation July 3, 2015. http://answers.webmd.com/expert/39928/cynthia-stuenkel-north-american-menopause-society
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Reviewed October 16, 2015 by Michele Blacksberg RNRead more in Your Guide for Menopause & Hot Flash Treatment Options