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Is Menopause the Last Taboo for Women in the Law?

Feb 28, 2020 - Legal Week

Society has largely accepted the very real blockades women face every day at work and beyond. Senior women in Big Law have likely battled discrimination and harassment-often while raising children-to get to where they are now.

But at this stage in their careers, women will face yet another gender-specific challenge: menopause.

The average age for the onset of menopause in developed countries is 51, according to Stephanie Faubion, medical director of The North American Menopaus...