... I will be 57 in December and am still in the throes of hot flashes, night sweats, hair loss and weight gain. I was period and hot flash free for 6 months prior to August and thought I was pretty much finished with all that but a week long period put an end to that. ... (37 replies)
... Then technically, yes, you have experienced menopause. Yes, you're on the young side. The average, I believe, for a full stop to periods for a period of 12 months, is 50. ... (9 replies)
... Last year, I was on Lo Seasonique which is the same stuff but comes in 3 month packs so you only have a period 4 times a year. ... (52 replies)
... t drenched. It has caused a rash where I sweat. No matter how much I shower it doesn't help. I wonder if there is a soap for that. This has become my norm. My period this month came three weeks late. At times I will get it three times on one month. My husband annoys me all the time. Poor guy, doesn't know what to do. ... (4 replies)
... 43rs old not on the menopause but 45 days late period what could it be and 5 negative pregnancy test (2 replies)
... yes, thank you. I just haven't really realized any "symptoms" other than my late period this month. Everything else, I have attributed to aging. ... (15 replies)
... Could be anything. Could be a shift in hormones. Seemed like once per year, usually in spring or summer that I would have a late period. I'd take pregnancy test after pregnancy test and all negative. ... (1 replies)
... in the duration of the cycles. You could go weeks without one and then have some spotting and it will go on for several cycles. You have to go a year without a period to be considered done with menopause. Get yourself prepared for this. For some it's a rough road. ... (2 replies)
... Mine started off as late periods, irregular periods, I to was always regular.This forum is a good place to be..Just read some of the posts , you will find everything you need to know.. ... (2 replies)
... I am new to this message board. I am hopig I can get some advice from others who are going through menopause and can help me better understand what's going on with my body. ... (6 replies)
... gyn and had some blood tests done and have an ultrasound scheduled. Since I'm only 25 menopause wasn't even something we discussed. It turns out that my thyroid is having some issues that that "might" be the cause of this. ... (4 replies)
... barely there all day until late afternoon then heavier but still would be classed as light period with small clots for about four hours then back to barely there. ... (4 replies)
... if you think about it logiclee, and given what your doctor has said, and your age, it most likely is 'just' menopause. i say 'just' menopause but we all know what a whole pile of issues that brings with it, and worrying ourselves silly about our health is just one of those issues. ... (4 replies)
... I'm 44 yrs old and I should have gotten my period a wk. ago. I took 2 preg. tests both were normal. I have been dealing with generalized anxiety for over a yr. now. I take Ativan for it. ... (2 replies)
... I have found far better help here and on other menopause boards than I have with my PA. She's a sweetie, but she's very young and only knows what little they've taught her in school on this subject. ... (8 replies)
... Hi Pugdogmom,
I hope you are well and over this hurdle by now.
I am 55 and still going on. Low FSH.
Due to this, I have been depleted with my iron reserve and was put on high iron supplement for 6 months to restore my ferritin levels.
I am looking forward to menopause. No one seems to know why this is taking so long or when this whole process will end. I have come... (37 replies)
... bio identical testosterone in the morning and 10mg DHEA which gives me energy. I take 5htp at night and theonine or GABA at night. I have to wait until my next period which is already a month late before I can take the progesterone cream but I have used it before with great results. Good luck and hang in there...... ... (4 replies)
... ndering whether I was normal since all my friends and classmates have been menstruating for a few years. I am heading towards being 55 yrs old and I haven't hit menopause yet. ... (37 replies)
... I've been on birth control pills for about 7 years. In the last two years I've had little bleeding or no periods at all. And now none at all. I've been having hot flashes and night sweats, I'm irritable and moody depressed anxious, I can't sleep despite the pills up pills--I still can't sleep. About six months ago I started experiencing problems with my bladder as well. ... (1 replies)
... Hi all, newbie here. I had my last period age 57 and 7 months so fall into the late menopause group. I think it is unusual but not abnormal to still be having periods at this age. ... (37 replies)