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Menopause Aching Legs
Menopause is defined as 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
Now when i cross my legs while sitting, my leg will go to sleep! are these changes to me, due to menopause?
No: This has nothing to do with menopasue. ...Read more
I have hip and leg pain for a couple of months, especially in the morning, I have an hour long commute to and from work, i'm 54 and in menopause, ?
Exercise: It's impossible to say where your pain is coming from without an examination but it's usually musculoskeletal. Long commutes are difficult on the body and the body tends to complain if it's not getting proper exercise and stretching. There is also a condition called piriformis syndrome which acts like sciatica, pain in hip and buttock radiating down leg. This responds to exercise too. Y. ...Read more
Over the last couple of months, I have been having hip, leg pain, with difficulty walking and bending over in the morning, i'm 54 and in menopause...I
Hip and leg pain: Your pain could be coming from your back or your hip. Start with an x-ray of the spine and the hip/pelvis and an orthopedic evaluation. ...Read more
Am on the menopause. Stage but everyday am having terrible body pain and stinging pain in my legs and arms?
Electrolyte issue: You might be low in magnsium, 400-800mg daily supplementation might alleviate the cramp, estrogen tx would alleviate the ot flashes, appropriate if you have not had er+ breast cancer. A progestin along with the estrogen would also be warranted if you still have your uterus. ...Read more
Numbness/ menopause: These symptoms are not the usually ones associated with low estrogen. Numbness in hands and feet may be a condition called peripheral neuropathy. Other conditions can also cause this. It is vaital that you see your physician for examinations to evaluate your situation and then advise you on proper treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer