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    male needing advice on menopause
    Hi I'm a male... I search the net for trying to find more about menopause with women..too much out there on the...More
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    male needing advice on menopause
    Hi I'm a male... I search the net for trying to find more about menopause with women..too much out there on the...More
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    Reply: Paragard Copper IUD
    Thank you Dr. Minkin, You wrote: "... the one advantage that a Mirena IUD would have over a Paragard is...More
    Posted by Anon_138320
    Reply: Did I experience a Hot Flash?
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    Reply: Spotting & Menopause
    Dear butterflyrac, Although it is entirely possible that the spotting and discomfort are related...More
    Reply: what is considered an irregular cycle?
    Dear Anon_28855, Most folks would say that a 26-30 day cycle is still pretty regular. In general,...More
    Reply: Continuously feeling hotter than usual
    Dear Shortnsazzy, Let me try this again; the site will be great in a few weeks-all the answers...More
    NY1964, I hope your situation results in restored love for your wife. Mine ended in divorce when my wife of 36...More
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    Reply: Irregular Cycles
    Hi - many thanks for the explanation. On reflection, I don't know for sure that the ultrasound didn't measure...More
    Posted by righttime
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    Reply: No Period in 9 months
    Thanks I will take your advice and I appreciate your response.
    Posted by yogapause
    Reply: Still trying-and failing!
    Dear chteacher, Indeed I agree with Editor_morgan that you shouldn't be so miserable! See if your...More
    Reply: 18 mm endometrial lining, missed periods then heav...
    Dear slb24, Hope I can help. Indeed, I think your gynecologist is correct in saying this is most...More
    Reply: Anxiety attack mid cycle?
    Dear Anon_28855, Indeed many women do experience anxiety issues in perimenopause. Trying the mini...More
    Reply: Menopause at 36,37 now a year later and already po...
    Dear Bridgett, Hope I can help. Sorry to hear about what does indeed sound like premature ovarian...More
    Reply: Closed cervix, fluid cyst in uterus
    Dear debstew, It's unlikely that you have cancer; but I think a hysteroscopy and D and C are quite...More
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    Reply: Menopause and cramping pain
    Me to I go in for a d&c and some biopsies done these cramps omg feels like labor pains
    Posted by Lacygirl9
    Are you at risk?
    In addition to the hot flashes, weight gain, mood swings and fatigue, it seems as though perimenopausal...More
    Posted by editor_morgan
    Reply: Edge of rope with 2 weeks of pre-period body aches...
    Hi there, There is such honesty in your post, and I thank you for sharing this with the rest of the...More
    Posted by editor_morgan
    Reply: Can menopause speed up aging?
    I'll just add a couple of comments if I may. We don't have much control over when we go through...More
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    Reply: Vaginal odor???????
    did you find something yet ?
    Posted by Kathiger
    Reply: Surgical menopause
    Dear moonie53, Alas, women can have hot flashes for quite a while, although they certainly do tend...More
    Reply: Enough already
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    Reply: Late menopause and breast cancer
    Thank you! Yes, one other sister was diagnosed three years ago with breast cancer. I will look into the...More
    Posted by canada14
    Reply: What's your opinion on Duavee?
    Dear Jeanne, I assure you you are not the only one using Duavee! Of course, Duavee can be...More
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    Reply: Mini Pill Question
    Thank you so much!
    Posted by Anon_28855
    Reply: Weird feeling in my neck- Anxiety?
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    Posted by Hatepills
    Reply: Can I be going through perimenopause at 27?
    Dear anonymous1986, It is possible but very unlikely that you would be going through menopause at...More
    Reply: Help!!!
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    Reply: Painful Sex
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    Posted by Illiana7
    I may have to stop HRT?
    I received your advice recently, that the progesterone may effect bowel motility. I ended up receiving a...More
    Posted by chteacher

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