Menopause Forum

Questions in the Menopause forum are answered by medical professionals and experts. Topics covered include menopause issues, depression, hormone replacement therapy , hot flashes, joint or muscle problems, memory problems, mood swings, osteoporosis , sexual problems, skin changes, sleeping problems, vaginal problems, and weight problems.
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I am 55 yo. LMP was Dec 2009. Since then, I have had slight bleeding (not a flow just spotting) for 3-5 dys in June 2010, Sept 2010, Dec...
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I am 60, in menopause @10 years, a year ago my doctor prescribed Vagifem because my vagina was dry and thin and she couldn't do a papsmea...
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I am 49 and have not had a period in 1 1/2 years. I also am hypothyroid and take 88 mg of Synthroid. I started having pelvic pain 2 weeks...
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I started taking HRT (.50 Divigel and 100 mg. Prometrium) 5 months ago, after being on OrthoTricyclin Lo for about 3 years. My scalp hair...
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Just got results of my latest ultrasound, and it shows a 2.7 cm complex cyst on R ovary (we are assuming this is the same cyst imaged in ...
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Women’s Cardiovascular Health — Thursday, February 5, 2009, 12:00 p.m. — 1:00 p.m.(EST) Dr. Leslie Cho, a Cleveland cardiologist and ...
Dear Dr. Seibel, I am 46 years old, perimenopausal, and have a question about the stages of perimenopause. My history includes regular...
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I’m 48 yrs old & perimenopausal. I have hormonal headaches and breast tenderness. Recent symptoms - brain fog during my period, insomnia ...
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I just had my FSH level and it came back 149 which said is was menoapuse and high, I have not had a period for about 6 months and i am 53...
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I guess I am still perimenopausal. My last period was in September. My gyn started me on a progesterone cream for some abnormal hormone...
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Greetings, I am two weeks out from a laparscopic hysterectomy with ovaries removed. I am a 7 year breast cancer survivor, diagnosed at ...
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I am a 49 year old female in perimenopause. I have a history of migraines since starting my menses at age 13 years old. Been in perimen...
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Hi, I am a 45yo female who just had robotic assisted hysterectomy/BSO/appy on Oct 15th. I had severe endo, 12 fibroids in my uterus, ade...
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Dear Doctor, I am a 64 yr. old POST-menopausal woman who has been taking PremPro at 0.625/.5 for 7 years (2000-Dec 2007) All of a sudde...
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Hi Dr I have spoken to you before with regard to the Physical and Emotional effects of my Surgery.I hope you do not mind me asking you...
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I'm 50 years old, normal height and weight. I had a UAE (uterine artery embolization) done in '02 and haven't had a period in about thre...
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I was diagnosed with Abnormal Uterine Bleeding 1 year ago, I am 46 years old. Transvaginal US and Endometrial biopsy came back normal. ...
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Dear Doctor I have experienced an abrupt Menopause following Surgery for OVCA... I am finding the symptoms very difficult to deal with...
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I just had an ultra sound which showed endometrial thickening and a possible polyp behind the thickening. Blood work shows that estrogen...
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I am 44 years old female. Two years ago I had a D & C. After that my periods become very irregular. The thyroids test proved to be norma...
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