What is the prevalence of insomnia in menopause?

Updated: Jan 30, 2019
  • Author: Nita V Bhatt, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: Ana Hategan, MD, FRCPC  more...
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Insomnia occurs in 40–50% of women during the menopausal transition, and problems with sleep may or may not be connected to mood disorders. [13] Women with insomnia are more likely than others to report problems such as anxiety, stress, tension, and depressive symptoms.


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