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Heavy bleeding and clots
I'm nearly 47 and have been passing large clots during my periods for the past year. For the past few months, the...More
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Hot flash that feels like a power surge
Anyone get a hot flash that feels like an electrical power surge? It's happened twice while I was sleeping. I...More
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Estrogel?
Hello, I've been doing my research as usual and wanted to ask my gyn about estrogel. Its bioidentical. Has...More
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10 years after Essure procedure
Hi there, I am 42 years old and I got Essure 10 years ago. For the last couple of years I have been...More
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Should I see a Dr. or wait?
Hey there! I have been perimenopausal for 3 years now and my periods have become lighter/ shorter in length....More
Posted by joioustoo
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Menpause and chills and joint pain
Hi I am in perimenpause and I am 54, this all started really badly about 4 to 6 months ago, I get horrible...More
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facial/lip swelling
am taking: mag supplement-3x daily; multi-women's vitamin-3 tablets at lunch; a half of hydrocortisone at...More
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5 months no period
I'm 54 yrs old and my last period was Aug 2014. After 5 months of no period it has returned and has been on...More
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42 perimenopausal and need new birth control pill ...
Hi, I have been perimenopausal for 2-3 years. Taking Generess EE25mcg/.8 norethidrone for 2 years. Lately I've...More
Posted by 42nena
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Confused about estrogen blood test result?
Hi, My doctor checked my estrogen back in Dec. 2014 and he said the result was less than 5, close to zero. Ok...More
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Terrible migraines with perimenopause
I will be 44 years old in a few months. I have recently started experiencing quite a few perimenopausal...More
Posted by janecat71
48 years old and no period in 7 months
Yes mam, I am having cramps off and on gaining weight in my stomach area and my breast are sore. sometime...More
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48 years old and no period in 7 months
Yes mam, I am having cramps off and on gaining weight in my stomach area and my breast are sore. sometime...More
Posted by liam1996
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sexual dysfunction in menopause
I really need some great ideas out there!!! I normally am not comfortable talking about this sort of thing,...More
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sadness/no energy/ panic attacks
Help! I had a hysterectomy on Sept 9th 2014. Doctor had put me on a gel haromone 2 months later because of...More
Posted by dgeralynn
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Depo Provera and Breast Cancer
I am 1 1/2 weeks post op for Stage 1 breast cancer. I had been using the Vivelle Dot estrogen patch up to my...More
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post menopause and dizziness
Last April I made my one year and kicked into post menopause. Since then I get dizziness, anxiety, clogged...More
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heavy bleeding
am almost 50 years old, i am very regular with my periods, my last was 10days ago, today i started bleeding...More
Posted by redneck117
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cramps
Hi I'm 40 and found out 2 years ago that I'm going thew menopause but the last few months I have had real bad...More
Posted by gina1969
PLEASE Answer -- Scared! (Perimenopause Question)
Hi, I am 54 years of age. No period for 8 months. Sixteen (16) days ago, I started staining, varying from...More
Posted by cathyac
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Estring and Progestins
I have a question re: The Estring. I have had terrible vaginal dryness/pain when trying to have intercourse...More
Posted by sjpsnax
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stenosis
Hi every one I need some advice, I started my menopause over 8 years ago but 2years ago I had little bleed...More
Posted by she45328764
Magic pill
Im 52 and have had blood test done showing I am in menopause. My doctor has put me on prempro. I started it 3...More
Posted by crazyat52
menopause and vitamins
Hi, I was wondering if there's a vitamin or supplement I can take to help with fatigue, headaches and...More
Posted by aguirre327
Prememopause symptoms
So they prepare us for everything else, someone forgot this chapter in the book of how to be a woman. For the...More
Posted by december1
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Early Onset Menopause/Ovarian Failure
Hello, I am in a bit of shock and in the process of getting a firm diagnosis but I am certain now that I am...More
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