Take Time, Take Charge
Created: Monday, 30 August 2010 16:01
Written by Kristie Harris
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Menopause – Unraveling the Mystery of Hormones
Menopause is truly a confusing time for a woman and despite medical science, hormones remain quite mysterious. At Take Time, Take Charge - an event for all women
, Dr. Maridee Spearman, a board certified OB/GYN, will delve into the topic of menopause. She will explain how to know if you are menopausal or in perimenopause, the symptoms for each and the role of lab tests. Dr. Spearman will also discuss Hormone Replacement Therapy in depth and the recommended screenings for women.
Maridee Spearman, M.D., a board-certified OB/GYN with Pardee OB/GYN Associates in Hendersonville, received her medical degree from the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. She completed an OB/GYN residency at the University of New Mexico Hospital in Albuquerque. She is on the associate medical staff at Pardee Hospital and a MAHEC faculty member. Prior to joining Pardee, Dr. Spearman served as an OB hospitalist at Presbyterian Hospital in Albuquerque, N.M., and as a staff OB/GYN physician at Lovelace Sandia Women’s Health in Albuquerque. Pardee OB/GYN Associates is a part of the Center for Women’s Health at Pardee and is affiliated with MAHEC and the UNC Chapel Hill School of Medicine. By teaching resident physicians and participating in continuing education programs, physicians are continually learning the latest medical advancements and treatments.
To register for Take Time, Take Charge call 1-866-790-WELL.