Author Archives: Dr. Nina Ali, OB/GYN

About Dr. Nina Ali, OB/GYN

I am an OB/GYN at The Menopause Center at Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women. I am also Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Baylor College of Medicine. I have a special interest in menopause and hormone replacement.

Is it more than your thyroid?

Today, most women will reach that natural part of life known as menopause. When they do, many will experience common symptoms like fatigue, weight gain, brain fog, hair loss and … Full Entry »

0 Comments
Posted in Menopause Center, Pavilion for Women Tagged

New Breast Cancer Screening Guidelines Raise Eyebrows and Questions

On Oct. 20, 2015, the American Cancer Society (ACS) issued new recommendations for breast cancer screening. 

0 Comments
Posted in News, Obstetrics and Gynecology Tagged , ,

Will Testosterone Pump Up Your Sex Drive?

Low libido is a highly common complaint among menopausal women. Combine that with an aging population and the result is an unprecedented number of women out there searching for therapies … Full Entry »

0 Comments
Posted in Menopause Center, Obstetrics and Gynecology Tagged , , , ,

Am I At Risk For Starting Menopause Early?

That’s the question women are asking themselves following a new study suggesting a possible link between early menopause and exposure to everyday chemicals. Conducted at the Washington University School of … Full Entry »

0 Comments
Posted in Menopause Center, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pavilion for Women, Research Tagged , , , , ,

The Secret to Being 50 and Fabulous

When Michelle Obama turned 50 last week, she didn’t just celebrate the milestone – she embraced it. And women around the world took heart. The first lady was vibrant, confident … Full Entry »

0 Comments
Posted in Menopause Center, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pavilion for Women Tagged , , , , , , , , ,