Ask a Menopause Nurse | Diane Porterfield-Bourne
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About Diane 👩🏫
Diane is a Nurse Practitioner, having been nursing for over 30 years all over the world. She is committed to raising menopause awareness and teaching people how the menopause can impact everyday life.
Her mission is to improve the lives of women during and after the menopause, and to ensure the menopause is explained by qualified health professionals.
"It's time to take control and start living again", says Diane.
Diane is the founder of Bourne2Care. She has her own private menopause clinic where she prescribes HRT, and has helped other professionals deliver menopause education around the UK, giving menopause awareness talks to many organisations.
Diane has always been motivated in health education and health promotion and has written health articles for government magazines, written and implemented government policies around health and led many organisations on improving health in the community. She wrote a play to demonstrate the inequalities teenagers experienced and performed the play in many educational settings. In 2005, she was nominated for an award and was a finalist in The Nursing Times Award for Promoting Health in the Community.
Diane understands the menopause affects every woman differently and with her warm, gentle approach she has received excellent feedback from the many women she has advised over the years. She feels very passionately about women's health and believes helping ladies when they are often at their lowest is very rewarding.