Menopause - Glossary
HDL - High density lipoprotein cholesterol, the "good" cholesterol thought to have a cleansing effect in the bloodstream.
Hysterectomy - Surgical removal of the uterus.
LDL - Low-density lipoprotein cholesterol, the "bad" cholesterol believed to be linked to fat accumulation in the arteries.
Osteoporosis - A disease in which bones become thin, weak and are easily fractured.