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The menopause experience

has menopause caused havoc on your marriage

  • By laredojessie1 · New reply yesterday at 11:43 am
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  • I started menopause about a little over a year ago. I did not start to get really bad symptoms until about 4 months ago. I have had the night sweats for about a year and a half. I started to get symptoms ...

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Managing menopause symptoms

Anyone on the minivelle patch?

  • By ssuinn · New reply April 14, 2014
  • 11 replies
  • Just switched from bi-est cream to minivelle patch, Lowest dose, this week. Supposed to change after 3 days. On the afternoon of the 3rd day, I accidentally ripped it off, ended up putting it back on ...

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Choosing a doctor

Endocrinologist or gynecologist

  • By marie567 · New reply March 20, 2014
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  • Hello, I've seen a gynecologist for menopause symptoms but have recently heard of going to an endocrinologist. Have you been to an endocrinologist? When I saw the gynecologist, I had difficulty describing ...

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Hormone replacement therapy

vivelle dot

  • By violet5 · Posted April 14, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • The strangest thing happened.I was on my first day on the vdot I am been on them for 3 months but it was my change day That night hot flashes like never before. I took it off and just put it on in another ...

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Alternatives to hormone replacement


  • By antie_net · New reply April 8, 2014
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  • Has anyone ever tried lanolin as a vaginal cream? If so what kind or brand did you buy? My doctor recommended this to me to replace Estrace cream. Antie_net ...

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Lifestyle modifications

Save Your Heart This February

  • By kgiblin · Posted January 31, 2013
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  • February is national heart month and as women it's important for us to have information to prevent heart disease and stroke. Heart disease and stroke are the the first and fourth leading causes of death ...

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News and research


  • By PinkRose2k · New reply November 17, 2013
  • 7 replies
  • This is something new and "awful" and have had it a couple of weeks...Went to an ENT doctor who found nothing....Anxiety I do have and stress....Never had this before....Sometimes goes away when I am ...

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