Hormones

After Menopause: Aging and the Female Reproduction Organs

It’s normal to experience some changes as you grow older. The time before menopause is a time you normally don’t spend a lot of time thinking about. You get your “time of the month,” and that’s pretty much it. Sure, sometimes, you wish you didn’t have a period, but when you do reach menopause, all…

Perimenopause: Don’t Toss Your Birth Control Out Just Yet

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With night sweats, hot flushes, mood changes and loss of sex drive to worry about, many women might feel that going through the menopause has zero benefits, and that if there is one positive, it’s that contraception no longer needs to be a consideration. If you’re experiencing those familiar symptoms and having irregular periods, then…