Mental health support during menopause
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Mental health support during menopause

Lynne Pearce Health journalist

Essential facts

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) defines the menopause as the biological stage in a woman’s life when menstruation stops permanently. A woman is in the menopause when she has not had a period for 12 consecutive months.

Nursing Standard. 35, 1, 11-11. doi: 10.7748/ns.35.1.11.s8

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