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worried about my period..
Hello I am worried I am 36 years old and haven't had my period for the last 2 months.. I am not pregnat...More
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Reply: Menopause issues!
Have you heard of Thrive? It was designed to help relieve aches, discomforts, inflammation, as well as...More
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Reply: Six months no period
I'm 15 years old and the same thing is happening to me and I'm scared -83D-E13 what should I do ...More
How much fat you carry a given
How much fat you carry a given point the five milligrams have left in this bottle like 10 times the amount...More
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Reply: Osphena?
Thank you so much for answering Dr. Minkin. I appreciate your advice on this medication as I'm trying to...More
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Reply: Early Onset Menopause/Ovarian Failure
I just wanted to update on my journey, incase it helps others. After being advised my FSH levels indicated...More
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Reply: Why?
I am just starting to do this - I haven't done it before in my life but I'd like to confirm ovulation or...More
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Reply: PERIMENOPAUSE??? Going crazy????
I too need encouragment, I have all the symptoms that you have plus more!! This is driving me crazy -83D-E2F...More
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Reply: The period that never stops
Dear suemca, Having a normal ultrasound of your ovaries and uterus is very reassuring, and this...More
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Reply: Constant light bleeding - HELP
Just wanted to update anyone that may read this so they can compare their symptoms with mine. The long period...More
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Reply: Year without a period, now bleeding again.
Thank you for the response. I have made an appointment with my regular doctor. I was wrong about when my...More
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Reply: Red, itchy face ?
Dear sjewell77, Women often get very flushed with hot flashes-but that would be unlikely to last...More
Reply: 49 yr old, not in a r'ship, no period for almost 3...
Dear sjewell77, Sounds like you are perimenopausal, from what you are saying. Your gynecologist...More
Reply: Increased effect of alcohol during Perimenopause?
Dear sofrito62, Indeed, women do sometimes report that they notice the effects of alcohol more in...More
Reply: no period for 11 months, now constant light flow f...
Dear vicky8264, You almost made it! It is still possible to get some ovarian activity at this...More
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Reply: Sore Nipples
Hanapearl i'm sorry you're experiencing this - my good friend had all the UTI problems - she even had to...More
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Reply: Perimenopause Anxiety
Hi, I experienced the same thing. I felt I was going to jump out of my skin. Everything exasperated me and I had...More
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Reply: Bad vaginal odor when using estrogen
Thank you Mary Jane. I bought the repHresh which momentarily helped but I ended by getting a culture and had a...More
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Reply: After Menopause bleeding
Dear Doreen 426, This is indeed a bit confusing. you didn't mention how old you are-if someone is...More
Reply: Amberen weight gain
Dear escobar56, I wish I had a more helpful answer. Unfortunately, the best answer is still lots...More
Reply: Endometrial Biopsy for bleeding/spotting 6 weeks- ...
Dear briz350, Sounds like you and your doctor are on top of everything which is great. Hope this...More
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Reply: Worst Menopause Symptom?
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Reply: What's your opinion on Duavee?
Dear Jeanne, Thanks much for the update, and sharing your information. I'm delighted you are doing...More
Perimenopause anxiety no hot flashes
Hi ladies. I am 45 and have finally come to the conclusion that I am perimenopause. It started I think a...More
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Reply: Chest pains with hot flashes
I have the identical symptoms. I've been treated for GERD (reflux), with no change to the symptoms....More
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Reply: excess stomach gas after eating and menopause
For all the ladies out there who may find these posts now or in the future - I have just started with the...More
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Reply: Perimenopause Anxiety
Dear An_262316, There aren't a lot of great natural anti anxiety medications out there. One thing...More
Reply: Estrogen-Gel or Pill?
Dear An_262294, Estrogen comes in many forms. Besides pills and gels, there are also patches...More
Reply: HRT or Thyroid Nodules giving me Hot Flashes
Dear toohot48, It's not a matter of better or worse; birth control pills are actually a bit...More

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