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University of Iowa News Release

Aug. 4, 2006

NOTE TO EDITORS: This release was first distributed on June 14, 2006.

Women Invited To Participate In UI Menopause Study

Women with menopausal symptoms who are contemplating or have made a decision in the past six to 12 months about how to manage their symptoms are invited to participate in a University of Iowa research study.

The purpose of this research study is to facilitate a greater understanding of women's experiences of menopause and available treatments. Participation will involve completing a one-time survey by mail at no charge. Compensation is available for participants' time and effort.

For more information, contact the Life with Menopause study at 319-335-0594 or by e-mail

STORY SOURCE: University of Iowa Health Science Relations, 5139 Westlawn, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-1178

MEDIA CONTACT: David Pedersen, 319-335-8032,