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Can You Get Your Period After Menopause
Why did my sex drive increase after menopause? I had my last period about eighteen months ago. I expected my sex life to get worse for a while, but in fact it's better than ever! is this normal?
The absence of menstrual periods for 12 months. During menopause, the ovaries stop producing estrogen and progesterone. After the complete transition into menopause, women can no longer get pregnant. The average age for menopause is 51 years old. Symptoms include dry vaginal tissue, irregular periods, hot flashes, mood ...Read more
Why don't hot flashes stop after menopause? I've had hot flashes for almost ten years now, even though my periods stopped eight years ago. Menopause is over, so why am i still having symptoms?
Menopause Is Forever: In menopause the ovaries are no longer producing both estrogen (estradiol) and progesterone, which are potent female hormones. Every cell in a woman's body has estrogen and Progesterone receptors, not just the reproductive system, so the entire body suffers once in menopause. Find an integrative medicine doctor who specializes in menopause. They are best trained to prescribe bioidentical hrt. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am nearly 55. Last month, after almost 4 years after my last period, I had what appeared to be a mini-period. The first two symptoms were ones that I used to get regularly before I became peri-menopausal. Namely, the clear jelly/eggwhite type lubricatio
Currently going through menopause.For the past few months my period has been out of control . I get it for 3 weeks.Help !
I'm 50 but get my period still on time every month, i'm really thinking i'm having menopause symptoms. Can that be possible?
Absolutely: Most of my practice centers on menopausal symptoms that occur many years prior to the absence of menstrual periods. Ovarian dysfunction leads to these symptoms and is the reason that women are less fertile after 35-40 years of age. Hormonal imbalance occurs many years prior to the cessation of menstrual periods. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm menopausal but every year or so I get a period. Just one then none for about a year maybe 2 can this be hormonal or stress?
See your Gyn...: Bleeding in menopause is frequently from fluctuations in hormones. If you are on hormone replacement, missing pills can cause it. However, you can't assume this is the case. If you are experiencing post-menopausal bleeding, you need to be evaluated by an Ob/Gyn. One of the causes of this is uterine cancer and you need to make sure you don't have that. Best wishes! ...Read more