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When does perimenopause generally begin?

When does perimenopause generally begin?

Late 40s/ early 50s: The average age of menopause, defined as the very last period, is 51 though it can vary anywhere from 45 to 55. Perimenopause generally refers to the 2 to 3 years around the time of the last menstrual period when the periods may become irregular and hormone swings may be more dramatic. Sxs vary from none to extreme hot flashes, breast tenderness, pms, menstrual migraines and mood changes. ...Read more

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Dr. Thomas Lyons
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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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When does ovulation usually begin?

When does ovulation usually begin?

Day 12-15: A woman's fertilite period begins about the 10th day after the start of the menstrual cycle. Ovulation, release of the egg, usually happens about day 14-15 of the cycle. ...Read more

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When does menopause occur?

When does menopause occur?

Average 50: It partly depends on family history, but somewhere around age 50. ...Read more

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When does menopause happen?

When does menopause happen?

Average age is 51: In the us the average age for natural menopause is 51. But it can happen earlier or later and still be normal. ...Read more

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When does menopause usually start? I started my period at age 10.

When does menopause usually start?  I started my period at age 10.

Period start: When it is ready. If you are still having regular periods don't make any changes. If your periods are becoming irregular please see your gynecologist. ...Read more

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When does implantation bleeding usually start?

When does implantation bleeding usually start?

There's no usual: Politely, "implantation bleeding" is mostly an internet fad - 'real' implantation bleeding is sporadic and unpredictable, and doesn't happen at all in most cases. Implantation always happens between 6-7 days after fertilization. ...Read more

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When does discharge atop before your period begins?

When does discharge atop before your period begins?

Not sure ?: Generally women have increased vaginal discharge around the time of ovulation. That usually lasts a few days and then goes away. Sometime women can get yeast overgrowth just before menses, and that could cause increased discharge before your period. As long as you are not symptomatic, it is not dangerous and you do not need to treat it. ...Read more

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What happens when a girl starts her period?

What happens when a girl starts her period?

First period: Menarche usually occurs between ages 11 & 13 in the us. However for some their period could start as early as age 9 & for others not until 16. Before you have a period, you will have noticed breast development, pubic hair & white to yellowish vaginal discharge. Before the first period a girl may feel bloated, develop cramps in legs or abdomen & feel moody (depressed or anxious). ...Read more

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Could you explain when usually PMS starts before menstruation ?

Could you explain when usually PMS starts before menstruation ?

PMS: Premenstrual symptoms typically begin several days before ones period starts, and typically taper off 1-3 days after the start of full flow. They can be best helped with continued healthy behaviors such as light exercise, hydration, and good sleep. ...Read more

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When does ovulation occur? Before during or after period?

When does ovulation occur? Before during or after period?

In between the start: Ovulation happens around the middle of one's cycle, about halfway between the first day of the previous cycle and the first day of the next cycle. More accurately, it is about 14 days before the first day of the next, upcoming cycle. (it is not during a period.). ...Read more

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Period starts then stops at beginning of cycle. Pregnant?

Period starts then stops at beginning of cycle. Pregnant?

Not pregnancy: If this is occurring at the beginning of each menstrual cycle it is definitely NOT pregnancy. At age 41 you are probably not ovulatory with each cycle at will soon be entering the peri menopausal stage where period changes are common. If you have pregnancy doubts, do a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Whats it mean when my period starts then stops in the same day?

Whats it mean when my period starts then stops in the same day?

Vaginal bleeding: Not all vaginal bleeding is your period. It could just be some breakthrough bleeding, it could be implantation bleeding from a new prenancy and it could be cervical bleeding from cervical irritation or sex. ...Read more

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When does menopause end?

When does menopause end?

Varies: technically menopause ends with the last period, however you are probably referring to the symptoms of menopause. Symptoms may persists for a few months to several years. It varies tremendously and there is no way to predict for any one individual how long symptoms may persist ...Read more

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When does implantation bleeding start?

When does implantation bleeding start?

Bleeding: Usually after an egg is fertilized implants within three or four days. Bleeding can occur during this time for several days after. ...Read more

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When does puberty stop?

When does puberty stop?

Puberty: Puberty generally starts for girls bt 9-14, and for boys bt 10-15. Puberty will generally last 3-5 years. ...Read more

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My periods starts from june 15, then it continues till jully 11.so after this when is ovulation starts.whether inbetween periods or it after periods?

My periods starts from june 15, then it continues till jully 11.so after this when is ovulation starts.whether inbetween periods or it after periods?

Irregular periods: Your periods are abnormal. Normal periods should last 5-7 days. Most likely you are not ovulating, called anovulatory bleeding. You could have a condition called polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS). Are you overweight? Do you get bad acne? You should see your OB/Gyn to discuss why your periods are abnormal. If you are trying for pregnancy, PCOS causes infertility issues. ...Read more