... This happened to me also....In October of last year..I just turned 47....My period lasted over a month, but not fresh blood, just like you said, like dark brown, old blood or something, and not really alot..Sometimes spotting, sometimes more... ... (12 replies)
... Hi...I'm new here and am very anxious to see if this is normal. I'm 47, overweight by 40 lbs. Periods were usually on 24 day cycle until late 2013. ... (8 replies)
... I am currently 26 days late getting a period. So, basically I have skipped the entire month for the first time ever. ... (8 replies)
... As I am reading this I am in exactly the same place. I am 1 wk late and I know I am not pregnant. I am usually like clock work. I have waited for this to start but for some reason it makes me sad and feeling old. I am 47. ... (4 replies)
... Two years ago I started getting my period irregularly. Every month, I always kept track anyways of when I got it or when I was due. So I always knew if I was late or early. So two years ago, I would have a period every month, but it would come maybe 2 weeks early or sometimes 3 weeks late. ... (3 replies)
... Anyways, I will be 47 in november, don't know now if I am totally on the road to menopause now or I'm just skipping during peri. I mean I've been late like this before late last year and at times this year. But the hot flashes were so strong with tremendous sweating. ... (6 replies)
... Babe, you're in perimenopause...the lead up to menopause (which is defined as the complete cessation of menses). To a certain extent, you're programmed genetically as to when menopause will occur. Talk with your mom (if possible) when did she go into menopause? When did HER mom?
Get a FSH (follicle stimulating hormone) blood test done @ your doctor's office. That will tell... (6 replies)
... I am 47 years old and my last period was 10 days late and very light. Now this month I am already 12 days past due. ... (6 replies)
... I have gained weight and my period will be late and then be 2 weeks long and then my next one will just be a day long. ... (5 replies)
... and have had like clockwork periods most of my life. In April I had a period that wouldn't stop, although it was very light the last few days like it was going to stop but wouldn't. ... (2 replies)
... I am 47, since my kids have been pretty regular. Last month my period was late by 2 weeks, otherwise fairly normal. This month, was on time, but it is neverending. I am at 2 weeks now. ... (3 replies)
... n the right side of my head for around 7 days. I always get weird cold and flu like symptons approaching my menstrual cycle and so I attributed it to that. I am late for my period and am not pregnant. ... (0 replies)
... rmones tested as I cant be menopausal yet,Im 47 in 4 weeks I am sure thats not that young to have began, you can see other posts about me and right now is 18days late for first time, latest ever been this past year is 7 days.Also do you all still feel the period cramps even though theres no bleed? ... (5 replies)
... If you are going through menopause.................you can still get pregnant, till your completely through it. It takes about 10 years to get through menopause.
When I started menopause I was 37 my doctor told me that I was to young to be going through menopause, but apparently I wasn't to young, all my periods stopped when I was 47.................so I completed... (3 replies)
... The biggest indicator of how long your will have your periods is your mother. If she had her's into her late 50's etc, odds are you will. My mother had hers into her 60's. So, it's not abnormal....just most women don't. ... (2 replies)
... I wish I could help, but I have the same question. I am 47 and having some irregular bleeding between periods now. One month the period lasted 2 weeks, and it came 2 two weeks late. ... (1 replies)
... rted getting palpitations right before my period. Now I seem to get them very randomly. Memory is shot! I spotted one time after sex about 10 days after my last period ended. Very very lightly and that never happened before and has not happened since. ... (1 replies)
... hello ladies, I'm in the same boat...no period for 6 months, and I've never had a problem with vaginal infections or yeast infections until this year. it still goes on even with proper meds. ... (2 replies)
... :wave: Hi ladies!
Just wanted to add to septemberskyy, that you're not alone hun, and welcome to the forum! We're here for you, and very glad you shared!
I'm almost 47 (April), and I've been going through all the up's & down's of peri going on 3 years now! Ugh, lol. I'm finally missing periods, but still have them. Like now, it's a week and a half late on the normal... (27 replies)
... I'm 47 and have been having a lot of uncomfortable symptoms. ... (2 replies)