CLEVELAND LIVING & LIFESTYLES NEWS
by Angela Townsend/Plain Dealer Reporter
Tuesday August 04, 2009, 9:55 AM
The median age for menopause, which officially begins 12 months after the last menstrual cycle, is 51. Which means the country’s 39.3 million female baby boomers are either fast approaching or in the throes of menopause. It’s no coincidence, then, that more research money is being targeted for treatments and studies on how menopause affects women.