Before Your Time (Paperback)

The Early Menopause Survival Guide

By Evelina Weidman Sterling, Ph.D., Angie Best-Boss

Atria Books, 9781439108451, 288pp.

Publication Date: April 13, 2010

List Price: 18.99*
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Description

HAS "THE CHANGE" COME TOO SOON ? DON’ T WORRY, YOU’RE NOT ALONE!

Every year more than two million women enter early menopause and find themselves suddenly dealing with a host of unforeseen (and little discussed) issues. In Before Your Time, Evelina Weidman Sterling and Angie Best-Boss provide expert advice and answer all your questions, including:

Is it safe to start hormone therapy in your thirties rather than in your fifties?

What are your fertility options?

How can you combat the long-term effects of early menopause, such as a greater risk of osteoporosis, heart disease, and diabetes?

How will early menopause affect your relationships? Your sex life? Your sense of self?


Before Your Time
brings you the best-researched, most up-to-date answers to all those tough-to-ask questions. The good news: there is more research and information available now than ever before to keep you safe and healthy, and it’s all right here!


About the Author

Evelina Weidman Sterling is a nationally-recognized expert and award-winning author on infertility. Currently, Sterling is a PhD candidate in the Department of Sociology at Georgia State University, and holds a Master's degree in Public Health from Johns Hopkins University as well as a B.S. from the University of Mary Washington. She lives in Atlanta with her husband and two children.

Angie Best-Boss is an accomplished freelance women's health writer. She holds a Masters of Divinity with an emphasis in counseling from Union Theological Seminary and a B.A. in Sociology from Virginia Wesleyan College. She lives with her husband and three daughters in Indiana.