Symptoms and Solutions for Perimenopause

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In my previous post, I shared my personal experience of entering into perimenopause.  Today, I will give you a more objective, comprehensive list of symptoms and side effects, along with some great resources to help you navigate through “the change.” There are several signs which point to the onset of perimenopause, which was defined in Prevention as “the transition stage in a woman’s reproductive life that begins, on average, 4 to 5 years before menopause. During that time, your ovaries[Read more]

The Secret World of Perimenopause

secret world of perimenopause

  In the days leading up to your period, do you experience splitting headaches, hot flashes, night sweats, moodiness, or general un-wellness?  Do you have an erratic menstrual cycle?  Are you hovering around 40 years of age and wondering, what in the world is going on? Yeah, me too.  I thought menopause happened in our mid to late 50’s.  How could I be 41 and already going through it?  Confused and concerned, I decided to do some research, and I[Read more]