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A new blood test that could accurately predict when women will enter menopause may offer new information — but it's not going to solve all of women's family-planning problems.
According to The Guardian, Dr. Fahimeh Ramezani Tehrani of Iran is set to present the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology with a study featuring a blood test that can accurately pinpoint when a woman will hit menopause. [Guardian]