The menopause experience

has menopause caused havoc on your marriage

laredojessie1
  • By laredojessie1 · New reply April 18, 2014
  • 5 replies
  • 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 ...

Peri menopause and depression

hotmay69
  • By hotmay69 · New reply April 16, 2014
  • 5 replies
  • Hello I'm 45 married with one daughter. Nov 2014 my symptoms totally blast me into depression, anxiety and giving up on life, I had been having minor symptoms for 4 years but manageable. Now symptoms ...

Pubic hair loss

beautifulone
  • By beautifulone · New reply April 14, 2014
  • 8 replies
  • Dear Ones! As if we all didn't have enough to navigate through, I've been noticing hair loss in the pubic area. I'm not talking a little, I'm talking most of it is gone. Has anyone else had this happen ...

Anti-Depression Medicine

Tfree
  • By Tfree · New reply April 14, 2014
  • 14 replies
  • I have been on anti-depressants for a while. With all the hormonal changes and caring for an elderly mother-in-law the anxiety got worse. About 2 and a half years ago the doctor put me on Welbutrin and ...

Early onset menopause.

Shellbell05
  • By Shellbell05 · New reply April 12, 2014
  • 1 reply
  • Hi everyone!! I'm a 36 years old who has just been diagnosed with the big change. Last year I was still breast feeding my son and went to the Doctor because we we're trying to get pregnant again. My doctor ...

Mood Swings

Tina28
  • By Tina28 · New reply April 10, 2014
  • 5 replies
  • Can anyone help with advice for mood swings? I'm 51 and over the last 8 months seem to be hurtling towards menopause as my periods are now very irregular. One minute I'm fine but then I get depressed ...

New to the group

MrsWood
  • By MrsWood · New reply April 9, 2014
  • 3 replies
  • I'm really happy I found this group. I'm hoping it will help me. I had a complete hysterectomy August of last year. I am 33 years old and dealing with menopause. It's been really hard. I was never able ...

feeling awful

SchroddyBear
  • By SchroddyBear · New reply April 9, 2014
  • 7 replies
  • So for the last three weeks or so I'm feeling terrible. I don't drink caffeine but I feel like I'm on a constant caffeine high...just always real nervous feeling like all over me. I have this dizziness ...

Support

serenity2suicide
  • By serenity2suicide · New reply March 27, 2014
  • 7 replies
  • Hello, Is there a 12 step group or any face to face meetings to deal with mean-o-pause? I am struggling with this and need some feedback. Melinda ...

sleep distrubances

devildogmom
  • By devildogmom · New reply March 24, 2014
  • 3 replies
  • Has anyone else been told that they are totally out of control in their sleep? My husband is complaining on how I am keeping him awake that I am all over the bed kicking and bouncing around and swearing ...

I never sleep!

vidalove
  • By vidalove · New reply March 15, 2014
  • 8 replies
  • I never sleep any more, and I can't find anyone to help me. How can I work or do any thing when I am always tried. The male Doctors do not seem to care or they just don't believe me. My husband knows ...

Weird periods and missed heart beats

Rumple
  • By Rumple · New reply March 13, 2014
  • 1 reply
  • Hi girls new here experiencing weird periods stop start brown discharge following period. Now missed heart beats and night sweats anybody had this thank girls ...

changes

judysiobhan
  • By judysiobhan · New reply March 9, 2014
  • 3 replies
  • Wondering if everyone had/ has abrupt changes with mood and p and down emotions. Is there a light at the end of the tunnel ...

Menopause diet-Please help

hawk76
  • By hawk76 · New reply February 21, 2014
  • 19 replies
  • OK so I am pretty open here-need some quick diet helps and FAST!!-gained 12 pounds since Dec 20th. I know the holidays helped but I also know menopause is killing me!! I am getting blood drawn to check ...

Is a pap smear needed even after partial hysterectomy?

dllfb
  • By dllfb · New reply February 13, 2014
  • 4 replies
  • I had a partial hysterectomy about 10 years ago....I had my uterus removed but I still have my ovaries. The problem was uncontrollable fibroids. I was told back then that I no longer needed to get pap ...

BREAST CANCER AND CHANGE OF DIET

positivespirit
  • By positivespirit · Posted February 9, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • I live in Australia and one grandmother who is in her 60s has just run around Australia with her elderly husband post breast cancer. She changed her diet to a vegetarian one and has never looked back ...

New here & would like to talk

SchroddyBear
  • By SchroddyBear · New reply February 7, 2014
  • 35 replies
  • where to start?! Lately, I have been experiencing dizziness some of it being vertigo, other times just not quite feeling like I'm part of my body. Does that make sense? I was panicking until I found another ...

Ovulating during peri-menopause

jmb48
  • By jmb48 · New reply February 6, 2014
  • 1 reply
  • Just wondering if anyone has experienced this...is it even possible to ovulate twice in one month??? I'm perimenopausal, and some months I don't ovulate at all-or don't notice that I do. There are other ...

Numb bodies, weird sensations

buckeye7
  • By buckeye7 · New reply February 6, 2014
  • 9 replies
  • Ok. I feel like I am going crazy. First, I have to say I have had every system checked out in my body and all is ok...or so they tell me. I have really strange sensations that happen from time to time ...

Can you relate to foggy, surreal feeling?

wackymom
  • By wackymom · New reply January 6, 2014
  • 15 replies
  • One of the my least favorite symptoms is this creepy feeling like my brain is in a fog. It's hard to describe. Like a dream state, maybe? Anyway, I see other women talk about it online and I definitely ...

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