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Menopause

Also known as Livial, Perimenopause, Tibolone

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    continues estrogen patches

    hi iv been on the conti patches estrogen only for around four months now even though my periods hadnt stoped they were very bad id miss periods then id bleed for over six months none stop with clots. i was on the ones were after two weeks id go onto the estrogen and progesterone  in same patch …

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  • i feel like im dying

    how can peri make me feel this sick it started jan 2016 but past 3 months have beem horrible. i wake up at 5am feeling so sick. i am beyond tired everyday all day ( prob cause i dont sleep much ) and my body doesnt feel good. i feel like i am slowly dying and even tho all my tests come back normal …

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  • Would this help with overheating?

    Hey everyone,  I'm on a team of three young guys designing a wristband which can help keep the body more comfortable in the heat. It is rechargeable and feels like a cold tap or ice cube on your wrist. We've been told a million times by advisors it could be good for menopausal women, …

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  • 2 months no period

    Hi girls I know this sounds crazy but I'm actually excited that I've gone 2 months period free! After having irregular periods for about 2 years, the last 6 months in particular I've been having periods every 2 weeks and sometimes 3 in 1 month, so I'm almost in shock that it seems …

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  • Health anxiety overload

    Hi all I have noticed over the last few weeks I have become a terrible hypochondriac; literally worry about every ache, pain, bruise ....... has anyone else developed this ?  Kate x

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  • What is going on?

    I went to the doctor yesterday, weight gain, fluid retention, low moods, fatigue, grumpy cow, no motivation. I am married not happily because he doesn't give a toss about me my 6 year old twin girls are my world. I am 47 my periods are getting further apart blood test show last year I am in …

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  • Anxiety question

    Hi girls.......quick question...when my anxiety comes, it comes in bouts. there are some days I don't have any (maybe 2 days a week that I don't). Anyway, when the anxiety comes, I also get this very scary feeling of loneliness. its horrible...I get so scared to go home from work for fear …

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  • Forever fearful

    Hi ladies, I think the one subject which has obsessed my mind lately is how much I worry about how I won't be able to cope when parents for example pass on in life. On how I could have achieved more in my life and how guilty I feel about any hurt I've caused family members. Does anyone else …

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  • Been awhile....

    Hi Ladies, It’s been several months since I’ve been on the board.  Had some tradgedy happen in my life, and it’s been a little tough but pulling through it. My boyfriend ended his life in June, a shock to so many of us. Anyways- symptom wise I’ve been doing pretty well, even through all of …

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  • Struggling to stay Sane!!!

    Hi Ladies. I have been peri for 2 years now and am really struggling. I have come off the anti depressants that my GP prescribed as they were affecting another medication that I am on. Since I have been off them completely I feel like I am loosing my sanity. I want to cry at nothing, shout at …

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  • Extreme Jealousy!!!

    Omg...I am driving my husband mad with imagining that he's looking at everything and anything and comparing them to me. I am like...Am I going out of my mind??? I know some women will say well maybe your instincts are right. Well, to squash all those that think that I will say that I've …

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  • Late period

    My period was 3 weeks late, does anyone know if periods start coming closer together or further apart at the end of perimenopause? x

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  • Again and again

    Have any of you experienced bright red spotting for a few days then almost a light period with small clots for a day, then almost nothing, then back to red spotting. Thanks for all your replies ladies.

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  • I've forgot!

    Hi ladies, thank you so much for all your replys. I'm stunned at how many of you suffer the same memory loss symptoms. I feel for all of you, as I know how frustrating it is. But at the same time somewhat reassured because I thought I was the only one! Thanks again. Message me anytime. Enjoy …

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  • Light Brown Spotting

    Hi I've missed 2 periods now and if my cycle goes back to normal I should be due on again today. Yesterday I got period pain and when I went to the toilet I had showing on the toilet paper. I was waiting for it to start properly all evening but nothing and period pain has stopped. Has anybody …

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  • Fear for breast cancer

    Hi ladies! I am 42 with early menopause and on hrt! I have no symptoms and feel like my old self again but I am very very afraid of breast cancer! I think I am obsessed with that, when I take my pill every night I feel  that I am in panic! I read a lot to get informed and everyone says a …

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  • Epley Maneuver

    Before i head off to work i wanted to type in this post, as i read about  alot of people that have dizziness. I had it two weeks ago, and for me it was positional. I do not know if you ladies have this when you move or turn in bed (bpv) or if its a different type of dizzy that meno related …

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  • New medication

    I finally saw the doctor, yesterday, who prescribed me clonidine for anxiety/insomnia.  I'm a mental health professional, so I know this is not the ideal medication for my problem.  She also ran a ton of blood tests, so I should get those back soon.  I'm just concerned for …

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  • Could it be menopause?

    I’m 47 and for the last 10 years have had sudden horrible nausea  on occasions (most often in the middle of the night). The doctor put it down to IBS but it never seems to fit other’s experiences of IBS. It seems to happen mid cycle and a few days before my period. In the last week I have also …

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  • Stomach issues

    Yesterday I was pottering around and getting on with things when I started a stomach ache to my right side . It gradually moved across and felt generally uncomfortable . I managed to eat dinner , but it was still there . Then of course the anxiety kicks in with me . Is it a grumbling appendix , …

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  • Almost two years with Perimenopause..

    Hi ladys  New to this forum So far the off balance feeling the inner shaky weird feeling and pain outside the one ear are my symptoms.. It’s hard... Wish i could have a hot flash instead of these awful stuff.. Has any of you ladies had these symptoms and got help with supplements or remedies?? …

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  • Really bad headaches...anyone the same?

    Hi ladies Im having bad bouts of headaches...coming and going for past couple of weeks. .feel like my head is in a visegrip....migrain type but not going away....anyone suffering the same?? Thx in advance. CK

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  • Constant adrenaline cant sit still!!!!

    Hi again ladies I am over a year no period was in peri ten years. I feel like ive got constant adrenaline. Feel like im having a breakdown. I just dont know what to do with myself. Hot flushes and sweats are in full force. I thought peri was hell but this is even worse if thats possible. Im losing …

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  • Vaginal itching during peri menopause

    Hi ladies. I am 53 and have just started the peri menopause. I am not experiencing any symptoms like hot flushes etc but have got terrible vaginal itching. It’s fine during the day, nothing at all but it’s terrible during the night inasmuch that it wakes me up several times during the night. I have …

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  • Am i breathing?

    I feel as tho am nt breathing no matter how i try to relax . Tea an calmness not helping . My stomach feels horrible at night . Any suggestions?

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  • Refined Sugar

    Do any of you feel eating sweets cause spotting flareups? Or more bleeding. So sick of all the spotting. How long does this last

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  • Ugh Menopause! Strange symptoms Ear and Neck

    I have been in full menopause (took a blood test) since 2014. Have the usual suspects of symptoms, hot flashes, insomnia, irritability, anxiety, moody, palpitations... I still get my migraine monthly like i would when i had my period. Obgyn says ovaries are still trying to produce eggs and hormones …

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  • Libido does it ever come back?

    My periods stopped in June 2017. Ever since my libido abruptly stopped. I have had a very active sex life, me and my partner used to have sex twice or thrice a week but now I just don't know what to do. My partner is very understanding but I know he is suffering. I feel nothing, no part of my …

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