Firstly, have you got a headache or a migraine. Is it related to those fluctuating hormones, the tipple you had the night before, any food you might have eaten, or just the stresses of life?
A topic which comes up time and time again with many friends who have daughters are the differences between ourselves and them at this stage of life!
A tad excited — ‘Men…Let’s Talk Menopause’ is the title of the book I’ve put together after several years of giving talks up and down the country.
So, we are nearing the end of January – I know how observant of me – many folk dread these introductory months of the year, ending up hibernating until they see the first signs of Spring start to emerge.
Joint aches were one of the first symptoms I started to notice alongside the more common hot flushes and night sweats, but initially I didn’t associate these aches and pains with the menopause. After experiencing months of aching joints, I was actually quite relieved to find out there was another reason I often felt like […]
Nutrition, oh my what a topic… everyone has their own views on what to eat, how much to eat, some swear by dieting, others have rigid ideas, not open to changing their diets, stuck in a rut…read on with helpful advice on how to get yourself healthier, which will not only help your menopausal symptoms […]
Diagnosis of the menopause…seriously needs to improve and communication…another topic that needs to be addressed. It takes some women to be correctly diagnosed as being perimenopausal simply just too long. So why is that? From a medical perspective, it’s a no brainer to consider the menopause as a possible diagnosis when being presented with a […]
Slight hesitation before writing this post, my aim for the blog being a place where you can go to dip in and out of interesting and relevant blog posts, gaining pertinent insights into the complexities of the menopause which will then help you to manage your symptoms more easily and effectively…but…not to be faced with […]
Carrying on from the post on low moods and January blues…Forgetfulness and memory loss – how frustrating are these very common symptoms of the menopause. Such underrated symptoms and often dismissed as just part of getting older — they are sooooo annoying! Add to that the pressures of everyday life and the amount of multi tasking […]