The MATE Survey : Men's Perceptions and Attitudes Towards Menopause and Their Role in Partners' Menopausal Transition

Sharon J. Parish, MD; Stephanie S. Faubion, MD; Marc Weinberg; Brian Bernick, MD; Sebastian Mirkin, MD


Menopause. 2019;26(10):1110-1116. 

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Men are cognizant of changes experienced by women during their menopause transition; however, additional training and/or resources for men (eg, brochures, websites, materials at doctors' offices) could greatly benefit both menopausal women and their male partners in coping with menopause. Male partners may offer a unique opportunity to further disseminate information regarding menopause and treatment options for bothersome symptoms and improve midlife women's health and well-being.