Menopause occurs when a woman approaches the end of fertility. This is when the menstrual cycle stops, and several changes occur in the female body. You are officially in menopause when your ovaries stop producing estrogen and progesterone and when … [Read more...] about What Does Menopause Do to My Body?
When most women think of menopause, they think of freedom from periods. Imagine all the money you’ll save on tampons or pads and how much easier life will be when you don’t have to deal with bloody messes each month. “If my period is supposed to … [Read more...] about My Periods Are Coming Every Two Weeks!
Growing older is one of the things we cannot control. That includes the changes that come with it. There’s a belief that menopause is this long, horrible period in a woman’s life that makes her moody and miserable. While symptoms for some can be … [Read more...] about Is Menopause Really as Bad as I’m Told?
Many women come to our menopause specialty center looking for explanations for the symptoms they are experiencing. Some patients come to us after reaching out to other gynecologists or specialists. Some women have read literature that would make them … [Read more...] about Menopause Symptoms – Chicken or the Egg?
Menopause is a significant milestone in a woman’s life. This is a time when your body changes, and with it, your sex drive may also change. Some women think that menopause means the end of intimacy, but this is not the case. It’s important to … [Read more...] about Menopause and Sex: How Change of Life Affects Intimacy