Menopause in MammalsFeb 27, 2014
We often say the human race is closely linked to chimpanzees, but menopause in women are actually similar to those of orcas’. The average age for menopause in American women is around 50, but how long does menopause last, and more importantly, how long does the average women live after her menopause? Dr. Kirtly Jones talks about the symptoms of menopause and how they’re different from symptoms of aging. She also discusses why she believes post-menopausal women are the civilizing force of society.