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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience in Family Medicine
End of periods.: Menopause is the naturally occurring cessation of menses. It can come early or in some cases be prolonged. Usually occurs in the early 50's. This i ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aaron Stupple
8 years experience in General Practice
End of one's period: Menopause is defined as the absence of menstruation (one's period) for a year. The ovaries have stop releasing eggs (ovulating), and estrogen and Prog ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Laurence Fakinos
32 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Many changes: Most women experience some combination of symptoms including: menstrual irregularities, irritability, mood changes, sleep disturbances, hot flushes, n ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
34 years experience in Gynecology
It doesn't: Menopause is a life stage after which follicle development and estrogen/progesterone production in the ovary ends. It is lifelong. However, menopausal ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Feldman
40 years experience in Endocrinology
Ovaries stop working: Physiologically, menopause occurs when the ovaries stop producing eggs, and then stop making estrogen. If you are asking teleologically why this occu ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
MENOPAUSE: Menopause occurs in all women when they start mensruating.The average age at which it happens is about 50, bur some get it rarlier than that and some ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Davant
48 years experience in Family Medicine
Depends: Can be as early as mid-30s or as late as mid-50s. You'll have a better idea when you're sitting there and get a cold sweat while turning beet red. Per ... Read More
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Dr. William Boelter
47 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Well...: There are a huge choices of otc " medicines ", yet the majority are scientifically unproven. If this is what you plan to do go to google and ask the q ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Menopause: Is one year without menses due to loss of estrogen production from the ovary. Average age is 52 but sx leading up to this can last 5 yrs. It can ran ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rakhi Dimino
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Menopause symptoms: Menopause happens when your ovaries stop producing Estrogens and progesterones. This causes your period to stop coming. You could also have hot flashe ... Read More
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