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My best friends Mom left ovary has pain
My second Mom basically is going through menopause and she has pain that is dull and achy constant for two...More
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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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Heavy bleeding
Im 46 and pre menopause. I have been bleeding heavy now for 2 weeks and want to know if this is normal. I...More
Posted by nanners2010
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Oophorectomy after natural menopause
I went through menopause already about 10-12 years ago. I recently had to have an oophorectomy due to cysts...More
Posted by dlyoung53
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55 still getting periods
Hi there. I am 55 and I am still getting periods. They are very heavy for the first few days and I am...More
Posted by An_263968
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I am 44, I have had a complete hysterectomy, I am in full blown menopause. My doctor started me off on over...More
Posted by sherilee31
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I am 41 years old. I feel as if I'm going through peri but would love some input. About a year ago my PMS...More
Posted by alias19
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Hi I need some advice please just over a month ago I went in to have hysteroscopy for biopsy done I was...More
Posted by lady56432
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Help - am so worried about blood spotting
am 57 and had 4 periods in 2013 and then more in July August and September in 2014. I was fed up with dry...More
Posted by An_263940
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Period Symtoms but no period
I have been having periods about every 2 1/2 to 3 weeks for about a year with the last one being very...More
Posted by cricketgirl
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suffering for a week now, in the last year missed one period, age 51, now not had one for 6 weeks, feel...More
Posted by blondebrit69
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Hello. This is the first time I've been on here, but I have a question and I have no insurance and am a...More
Posted by vickies54
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I am gaining a lot of weight and I don't eat hardly anything. I don't eat sugar at all, or dairy or beef and...More
Posted by An_263887
I am gaining a lot of weight and I don't eat hardly anything. I don't eat sugar at all, or dairy or beef and...More
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Is it Perimenopause?
So about a week before my Period I am having horrible hot flashes and severe nightsweats. My Periods have...More
Posted by jaded_siren
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thick uterine lining, irregular periods, perimenop...
I am 51 years old. I had a sonogram due to irregular periods. they found that my uterine lining was thick. I...More
Posted by An_263842
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HRT with progesterone once every 3 months
Hi Dr. Minkin! I posted recently about use of progesterone in my HRT regimen. I'm perimenopausal and on HRT...More
Posted by briz350
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Pap Smear on Stenotic Cervix
I am a 61 yr old woman who has never given birth. Since menopause, my pap smears have become increasingly...More
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Help low sex drive
Ever since I started menopause over 10 years ago my sex drive left me. Since I have no hormones I can I...More
Posted by An_263769
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Post-Menopause Debilitating Hot Flashes
The doctors took me off HRT three months ago because my mother had breast cancer (she is a survivor but...More
Posted by missylinda51
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Heavy period help-do I need a full hysterectomy?
Started having very heavy periods about 5 years ago. Lasted from 5 to 10 days with clots for two of those days....More
Posted by rcg1963
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Vivelle Dot and low back pain? Endometrisos too.....
I'm hoping Dr. Minkin can weigh in with any info she's gleaned from her patients over the years. I've almost...More
Posted by briz350

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