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What are the symptoms for perimenopause?

Dr. Alvin Lin Dr. Lin
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What are the symptoms for perimenopause?

Varied: Some women are lucky enough to go thru peri-menopause w/o a hitch. Others complain of hot flashes, night sweats, irregular menses, moodiness, cognitive changes, decrease in libido, vaginal dryness and/or loss of lubrication, change in weight, change in skin, & more. Loss of bone density is well documented. ...Read more

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Perimenopause (Definition)

A condition that occurs when a woman's estrogen levels start to decline, periods become irregular, and hot flashes may begin, accompanied by mood swings and other ...Read more


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What are the symptoms for menopause?

What are the symptoms for menopause?

Menopause occurs: 1 year after last period. However, when perimenopausal (time leading up to period stopping) you can have a # of sxs. Sxs may include waking up in middle of night sweating heavily; lack of concentration, dryness of vaginal tissue; fatigue, hair loss, dizziness, wt gain, bloating, incontinence, irregularity of periods, hot flashes; mood swings, irritability ; v libido. In us, ave.Age for menopause. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms for thyroidism?

What are the symptoms for thyroidism?

Fatige/dry skin/cons: The following symptoms fatigue dry skin constipation unexplained weight gain depression slow heart rate thinning hair heavier than normal or irregular menstrual periods muscle weakness hoarseness puffy face constipation thinning hair increase sensitivity to cold impaired memory elevated blood cholesterol level muscle ache and joint pains syptoms get worse if not treated with thyroid hormone. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of menopause?

What are the symptoms of menopause?

"Hot Flashes": Hot flashes are the main complaint of menopausal women. This is a flushing sensation usually accompanied by "drenching" sweats and a sensation of "hotness" due to a lack of estrogen. Other symptoms include scant or irregular menses progressing to absence of menses. Vaginal dryness is also a sign of menopause. Libido may change as well. If concerned see your pcp or gynecologist. They can help. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms for bipolar?

What are the symptoms for bipolar?

Mania and depression: The symptoms are either an unusually energized mood (mania) associated with impulsive decision making, rapid thoughts, reduced need for sleep, hyperactivity... Or a lethargic mood (depression) associated with pessimism, low energy, obessional worries and an inability to make decisions, suicidal thoughts, hopelessness, etcetera. ...Read more

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What are perimenopause symptoms and treatments?

Dr. Alvin Lin Dr. Lin
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What are perimenopause symptoms and treatments?

Varied: Some women are lucky enough to go thru peri-menopause w/o a hitch. Others complain of hot flashes, night sweats, irregular menses, moodiness, cognitive changes, decrease in libido, vaginal dryness and/or loss of lubrication, change in weight, change in skin, & more. Loss of bone density is well documented. ...Read more

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What is menopause? What are the signs and symptoms?

What is menopause? What are the signs and symptoms?

Menopause: Menopause is the time when your periods begin to be irregular. Not common at age 36 but it does happen sometimes. If that is happening to you now please see a gynecologist for care. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms for aspergers?

What are the symptoms for aspergers?

Social impairment: An impairment in social interaction with problems using non-verbal behaviors such as eye gaze. Can't develop peer relationships. A lack of social or emotional reciprocity. Repetitive patterns of behavior, interests, and activities. Keep in mind that many people have some symptoms of asperger's, yet do not have the disorder. Diagnosis should only be made by a trained professional. ...Read more

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What are the sign and symptoms of perimenopause and menopause?

What are the sign and symptoms of perimenopause and menopause?

Lots of things: Menopause is the cessation of your period for 1year. Perimenopause is the time before that which can be a few months to a few years. The signs/symptoms can be challenging for some and a breeze for others. Do not compare yourself to others but accept your body is different. You can have emotional swings, depression, brain fog, fatigue, vaginal dryness, more urine infections. Talk to md about hrt. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms for fibromyalgia?

What are the symptoms for fibromyalgia?

Truly a syndrome: Characteristic is 4 quadrant pain with areas of sensitivity or trigger points, associated with a sleep disorder, morning stiffness, possible gastro-intestinal distress, headaches, fatigue, in absence of other disorders which could mimic. There is at this time, no consistent confirmatory lab study, and this is mainly a clinical diagnosis. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms for lupus?

What are the symptoms for lupus?

Complex: Lupus is a complex autoimmune disease in which the body is attacking its own tissue. Lupus is famous for affecting different people in different ways. The effects can be so different from person to person that it does not even look like they have the same diagnosis. The diagnosis is best made by a rheumatologist who sees a lot of lupus patients. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms for Ebola?

What are the symptoms for Ebola?

Ebola: Per CDC, incubation period is 2 to 21 days w average of 8 to 10 days. Early sx's: high fever, chills, sore throat, weakness, fatigue, malaise, headache, lack of appetite,low back pain & muscular /joint aching. Sx's may progress to nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, diarrhea (potentially bloody), marked weight loss, chest pain, coughing, hemorrhagic rash over body, bruising, red + swollen eyes & > ...Read more

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What are the symptoms for hypoglycemia?

What are the symptoms for hypoglycemia?

The symptoms: of hypoglycemia vary from NONE AT ALL (Particularly if the blood sugar falls SLOWLY) to jittery, nervousness, hunger, changes in personality, inappropriate behavior! It's important to RECOGNIZE ANY CHANGE in mood, emotions,etc and ingest sugar to see if the symptoms abate! Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more

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What are the symptoms for bellspalsy?

What are the symptoms for bellspalsy?

Bell's Palsy: is a paralysis of the facial muscles on one side of the face. You will see drooping of one side of the face, involving the forehead. It can last up to 6 months, average time being about a month or so. If you have weakness of an arm or leg along with the facial droop, or difficulty speaking, it is indicative of a stroke, which is far more serious. In that case, go to the ER. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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What are the symptoms involved with perimenopause?

What are the symptoms involved with perimenopause?

Peri-menopause is: When you start noticing something is a little "off", (usually with your periods) or maybe it seems like you're more irritable than usual. Everyone has different symptoms at different times so it's really hard to determine exactly when you started into the peri-menopause phase, but when you can start putting 2 or 3 or more of these symptoms together and they're hanging around for two or three month. ...Read more

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What are the signs and symptoms for a pregnant women?

What are the signs and symptoms for a pregnant women?

It varies: Typical signs are not menstruating, breast tenderness, and nausea and fatigue. Everyone is different though. If you think you might be pregnant, take a pregnancy test or go see a doctor or midwife. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms for diabetes?

What are the symptoms for diabetes?

Diabetes mellitus: There are many signs and symptoms of hyperglycemia. You could have any of them including: unusual thirst, frequent urination, blurry vision, fatigue or feeling more tired than normal for unknown reasons, unusual weight loss, hunger, frequent infections, cuts/bruises that won't heal, recurring gum/bladder/skin infections, numbness or tingling in hands and feet...Some people have no symptoms at all. ...Read more

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