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  • Constant serious headache,dizziness when I wake up and difficulty in breathing,cold,yellowish urine

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Menopause September 2, 2015 05:40 PM

    Am always having dis headache that start from the back of my head and I start feeling dizzy and also when I wake up, I feel very very nauseous and out of breath especially after taking a walk, I have cold and fever though it's come and goes

  • I have been bleeding for 2 weeks. The same thing happened last year around this time. What do i do?

    teewatkins69 0 Replies
    Posted in: Menopause September 30, 2014 05:48 PM

    Has any of you women experienced this premenopausal situation

  • Menopause?? or something else?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Menopause May 6, 2014 08:27 PM

    I am 45 yrs old. So my first thought is what im experiencing is menopause but not sure. My symptoms are that i sweat ALOT!! More than anyone i know. It could be 72 degrees set on the thermostat for air conditioning and im hot. Its all the time however when i sweat its a cold sweat my skin is cold...

  • Stop Menstrual Bleeding

    BeeVee 0 Replies
    Posted in: Menopause March 20, 2013 03:28 AM

    According to Native Remedies an organic proprietor suggest natural and herbal remedies for the treatment of heavy menstrual bleeding during periods.What Causes Heavy Menstrual Periods?No one knows the exact cause of Heavy menstrual periods. However, several medical conditions and conditions may...

  • Severe Menopause symptoms

    purplecrest 5 Replies
    Posted in: Menopause July 3, 2011 02:35 AM

    Symptoms started Thursday evening. Cold Swets, Dizziness, upset stomach, and fainted once. 3:30 AM Friday morning experience extreme rectum bleeding. The blood was dark maroon, and thick enough where you were unable to see the bottom of the toilet. Since than I have not experienced any gushes on...

  • bioidentical hormones and weight gain

    tkh1957 3 Replies
    Posted in: Menopause May 3, 2011 09:37 PM

    I've been on bioidentical hormones for about 8 months now. I have in the recent month put on 10 pounds and one size in clothes. I still exercise and watch what I eat. I take progesterone, estriol, testosterone, DHEA and pregnenelone. Could one of these be doing this?

  • where can I find a doctor who will prescribe bio-identical hormones?

    tkh1957 6 Replies
    Posted in: Menopause April 28, 2011 07:51 PM

    I just purchased a saliva test to test my hormones. I can't find anybody in the northern Pittsburgh area that is familiar with bio-identical hormones. I wonder if my PCP or my OB/GYN would be willing to prescribe the hormones? Does anyone know of anyone in my area?

  • My boobs are "letting down" and Im 45!

    Hunterthecat 1 Replies
    Posted in: Menopause March 8, 2011 07:04 AM

    My periods have been quite a roller coaster lately. I just finishes a 16 day stretch. Anyways, now my boobs have jumped into the insanity. They have started, "letting down" like they did when I was breastfeeding...20 YEARS AGO!! :eek: :eek: They seem bigger as well. Anyone?

  • absorbing testosterone

    tkh1957 3 Replies
    Posted in: Menopause January 23, 2011 01:12 PM

    I have been on bio-identical hormones for six months now and have bloodwork done about every 6 weeks to see where my levels are. I use testosterone cream which is rubbed on my inner thigh once a day. My testosterone is only up to 30 and my doctor wants me up to around 65. I've gone from 4mg to...

  • Menopause with hives and itchy skin x one month

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Menopause August 15, 2010 05:28 PM

    I'm 52 and have been experiencing irregular periods for a year now and last December my estradiol level was 104 and FHS 31.5 so my doctor said I was in the middle of menopause. One month ago I got hives on the inside of my arms and legs that wouldn't go away and got worst with heat. I'm having...

  • dryness

    Anonymous 7 Replies
    Posted in: Menopause July 6, 2010 12:41 PM

    was at the dr. yesterday and they suggested Replends

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  • Aging Sex Drive of a Women

    hanot08 2 Replies
    Posted in: Menopause July 5, 2010 06:08 AM

    A common cause for the decline in sex drive in women is menopause. Sex during and after menopause can be horrific for many women. Having to deal with mood swings, hot flashes, depression, and vaginal dryness can make sex very painful and for this reason many menopausal women would rather not...

  • Hot flashes and Calium

    indianatoo 9 Replies
    Posted in: Menopause April 20, 2010 09:42 PM

    http://forums.wrongdiagnosis.com/images/icons/icon1.gif calcium and hot flashes It's a conumdrum. I'm suppose to take calcium to protect myself from bone deterioration (osteopenia) but when I drink milk or take calcium, in any form, my hot flashes return (post-menopausal). I also have...

  • Help and advice please

    jaynesdiamonds 2 Replies
    Posted in: Menopause July 13, 2009 11:55 AM

    Hi all am new to this and i am sure my question may have been answered on here before so apologies if it has I am 52 , have been post menopausal for 16 months with no periods in that time whatsoever. Yesterday morning i got up and i was bleeding , it has got progressivly worse overnight and i have...

  • Calling Acuann - Vaginal Dryness Plus

    Beth56 2 Replies
    Posted in: Menopause July 9, 2009 03:05 AM

    Hi,I'm 56 years old and post-menopausal 12 years. No known health problems other than diverticulitis.I am experiencing dry eyes, mental fog, joint aches, blurry vision, and most suddenly, vaginal dryness with a very light (one time) pink stain. I understand these to be symptoms of low estrogen. ...

  • Help? Partial Hysterectomy - Ovaries Remain

    neurotransmissing 7 Replies
    Posted in: Menopause May 20, 2009 06:12 PM

    Hi All! :) When I was 27, I had a partial hysterectomy (only my uterus/womb was removed) my ovaries ... still being healthy at the time, were not removed; and remain healthy at present to my knowledge. The reason for the partial hysterectomy ... My uterus had collapsed ('prolapsed' or something...

  • post menopausal question

    anxious Annie 8 Replies
    Posted in: Menopause March 30, 2009 05:22 PM

    I went thru the change several years ago. Now am having recurrent UTI problems. Doc. said that the atrophy and dryness was the possible cause. She recommended estrogen cream applyed only on the outside of the vagina. She said that the chance of any problem was very small as the cream would...

  • Birth control pill hormone question

    showme 4 Replies
    Posted in: Menopause March 6, 2009 05:37 AM

    My wife started perimenopause about a year ago at 44 years of age. She went to an ob-gyn and was prescribed 'Seasonique' for, I believe, hormones. My wife has not used birth control since She was a teen, before our first child was born. 22 years ago, after our youngest was born, I had a vasectomy...

  • post-menopausal happenings!

    Jane Ellen 1 Replies
    Posted in: Menopause February 26, 2009 07:00 PM

    I am past the menopause by five years, and after having little or no discharge now am having a dark yellow one. No way do I have an STD! Has anybody else had this and what was the outcome? Also, I have started to have recurrent cystitis (not caused by intercourse). Connection with the discharge or...

  • Menopause symptom...Month long period? Has anyone else had this?

    confusedldy 8 Replies
    Posted in: Menopause November 15, 2008 06:50 PM

    I'm 46 yr old, I have been perimenopausal for what seems like forever. I have migraines that go on for four days a month sometime around my periods.I was just recently treated with cortizone shots for carpal tunnel, and as a result, suddenly I had 2 migraines and a period for the normal time, then...