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Reply: Post-Menopause Debilitating Hot Flashes
Non-GMD SOY Isoflavones . you can find them at puritans pride . I researched and have tried everything ....More
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Breast
Im in menopause and my periods are erratic to be expected , my nipples and aorta 's on both breast are very...More
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Reply: menopause....cravings
yep i've been the same. wondering if sugar cravings are normal since i've always been a savoury type of girl....More
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Reply: Oophorectomy after natural menopause
Dear dlyoung53, Indeed it is possible to experience more symptoms at this point; your ovaries were...More
Reply: Heavy bleeding
Dear nanners 2010, This type of bleeding pattern certainly can occur around perimenopause; what is...More
Reply: Osphena?
Dear An_263989, Sorry to hear that the Osphena didn't help. A couple of suggestions. Have you...More
Reply: 55 still getting periods
Dear An_263968, Alas, menopause can occur for some women at age 60-so it's not abnormal to still...More
Reply: thick uterine lining, irregular periods, perimenop...
Dear deevirgo911, Estrogen causes the lining of the uterus to thicken; progesterone acts as the...More
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Reply: Menopause
Reading your post broke my heart! I am / was in the same boat. My female organs were also removed when all...More
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Reply: pain
Dear Lady56432, Figuring out what is going on would depend on your physical exam (pelvic exam)...More
Reply: Peri?
Dear Alias19, I'm not quite sure what to make of her fertility treatment question-so I wouldn't...More
Reply: Help - am so worried about blood spotting
Dear An_263940, Sounds like you are having a somewhat later than average menopause; indeed women...More
Reply: Period Symtoms but no period
Dear cricket girl, Do read the note to blondebrit69, just below-sounds like you are doing this...More
Reply: perimenopause
Dear blondebrit69, Certainly your symptoms sound consistent with perimenopause. There are a lot of...More
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Reply: Vaginal odor???????
Wow I didn't realize how old these scripts are. Have anything changed. Has the smell gone away. I can not...More
Posted by feelingold_53
Reply: Menopause
I hear you...I'm having the same issue. I went to the doctor the oother day and she told me to increase my...More
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Reply: perimenopause
Dear Vickies54, I hope I am interpreting your comments correctly-it sounds like you had your last...More
Reply: Menopause
Dear An_263887, If you haven't had a set of thyroid functions tested recently, you certainly can...More
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Reply: Is it Perimenopause?
I think that having an open conversation with your doctor and explaining how these symptoms are progressing...More
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Reply: Help low sex drive
Yes, you are RIGHT!
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Reply: HRT with progesterone once every 3 months
Dear briz350, Indeed, short term use of estrogen alone will not result in hyperplasia, so it is...More
Reply: hot flashes and flying?
Dear cindyc11, Thanks for your note. I have been looking into the question: and I cannot find any...More
Reply: Pap Smear on Stenotic Cervix
Dear An_263797, This is a very good question. There are ways of making Pap smears more...More
Reply: Perimenopause, anxiety and sleep issues - looking ...
Dear endosister1, The folks at the Mayo Clinic are excellent-so I think they'll give you some...More
Reply: Vivelle Dot and low back pain? Endometrisos too.....
Dear Briz350, Glad things are doing better. Sounds like you've got the situation under control-but...More
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Reply: Menpause and chills and joint pain
You might want to ask your doctor about Armour Thyroid or Nature Thyroid. I was on Levothyroid and...More
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Reply: Heavy period help-do I need a full hysterectomy?
Dear rcg1963, Something does indeed sound strange here. I would get another consult-one option to...More
Reply: Chronic Foul Vaginal odor for 13 years.
Dear undefined, Have you tried any of the acidifying techniques? they may well help-either the...More
Reply: Debilitating Hot flashes
Dear momov2, Do take the activella twice a day (don't take them both at one time)-the estrogen in...More
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Reply: Orgasm problems after menopause
Thanks for the ideas. I ordered some Zestra so I'll see if it helps. DHEA also caused me to gain 8 pounds...More
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