Welcome to our Decision Health Guide on Hot Flashes.
This guide is designed for women who are experiencing hot flashes during menopause.
Hot flashes occur when estrogen hormone levels decrease. Hot flashes are felt by about 85% of women during the years immediately before and after menopause. They are uncomfortable, but they are not dangerous. By answering a short series of questions, you will learn about typical hot flashes and ways to help relieve them.
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