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Blood test 'to predict menopause'


Iranian scientists say they have developed a simple blood test that will accurately predict when a woman will reach the menopause.

They will be presenting their evidence at a fertility conference in Rome today.

Dr Fahimeh Ramezani Tehrani, from the University of Medical Sciences in Tehran, explains the findings.

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