Menopause | Third of women hide symptoms at work

Third of women hide symptoms at work

Stigma around menopause within professional industries continues to be a growing concern, according to a new report from Vodafone, which found that up to one-third of women who have suffered from the symptoms of menopause say that they opted to hide them in the workplace.

The research, which polled more than 5,000 women from five key countries including the UK, Germany, Spain, Italy and South Africa, found that 37% of respondents believed the stigma around the issue of menopause had prevented them from either vocalising the issues they were facing, or reporting them to HR, as reported by The Guardian.

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