Natural Phytoestrogen For Menopause [dataset]

Iosr Journals, Jyothi. A Niharika. M
2014 Figshare  
The word "Menopause" literally means the "End of Monthly Cycles". It is from the Greek word pausis [Cessation] and the root men- [month]. The menopause is a normal part of life, like a puberty it is not a disease or a condition. During this phase due to lack of estrogen people can face many problems like hot flashes, night sweats, and mood swings, osteoporosis, lack of concentration and memory loss . They need to be controlled thenmenopausal people can lead normal life. Natural estrogens can be
more » ... al estrogens can be very helpful during menopause to mitigate the problems.Estrogen like chemicals found in plants such as soy, barley,wheat, ragi,red beans,chickpeas, sesame seeds, and black licorice which are called as natural estrogens or phytoestrogens. These food grains were used to prepare a diet mix to control menopausal symptoms and estimated the phytoestrogen contents. Significantly high level of phytoestrogen was observed in prepared product.
doi:10.6084/m9.figshare.1189034 fatcat:zpq5afq6fjcd3cjbndczqsp5ee