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What's in a name?

Question:

I'm confused about names. If I'm having regular periods AND night sweats, am I in menopause?

Life Phase:
Perimenopause, Menopause

Should I have an Endometrial Ablation for Heavy Bleeding?

Question:

I'm a healthy 45-year old yet I've been having gushing and flooding for several months. Should I have the lining of my uterus scraped away?

Life Phase:
Perimenopause

Perimenopause and Thyroid Problems—common and confusing

Question:

When a perimenopausal woman feels tired, gains weight and has frozen-cold hands and feet, how can she tell if the cause is a low thyroid or perimenopause?

Life Phase:
Perimenopause

When should I have sex to get pregnant?

Question:

Can you get pregnant if you engage in sexual activity a week before your next period?

Do I need an Endometrial Biopsy?

Question:

My doctor wants me to have a D&C or endometrial biopsy. I'm in my early 50's and didn't have a period for over a year and a half, then suddenly it came back. What should I do?

Life Phase:
Perimenopause, Menopause

PCOS (AAE) and Insulin Resistance

Question:

I was diagnosed with PCOS and put on Diane 35. Even though I'm exercising I'm still gaining weight. What do I do?

Why Does My Heart Feeling Like it is Doing Hurdles?

Question:

I'm 46 years old, healthy and have never, ever had any heart trouble. However, three times in the last six months I've had to go to Emergency because my heart starts jumping and racing and I feel like I could black out.

Life Phase:
Perimenopause

Pages

Estrogen’s Storm Season: Stories of Perimenopause

Estrogen's Storm Season

by Dr. Jerilynn C Prior

New second edition available

Estrogen’s Storm Season is now available in BOTH print and eBook (Mobi and ePUB) versions!

All royalties support CeMCOR research.

It is full of lively, realistic stories with which women can relate and evidence-based, empowering perimenopause information. It was a finalist in 2006 for the Independent Publisher Book Award in Health.

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Paperback copies (with updated insert) still available here.

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