... And yes, it's possible to have a period as long as you have ovaries. ... (1 replies)
... stopped and as soon as it stopped my breasts got tender and swollen I have water retention in ankles hand face and bloated stomach. Then I spotted 18 days after period but only on tissue when I whipped for 1 day. I'm still bloated and swollen and tender breasts is this because I may now go into menopause? ... (1 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)
... then VERY sore breasts before period started a couple of months, that would wake me up when I turned over in bed. ... (6 replies)
... If you have ovaries removed, then the symptoms start all at once. If you've gone a year without a period and then you have bleeding, then you need to see your doctor, since it may be something else. ... (18 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 just missed my period. Tthree weeks late for the first time in years! I'm at that age, but not sure what to expect at this point. ... (4 replies)
... periods. The past year they started coming close to where I was having heavy periods every 2 weeks and spotting inbetween. Then suddenly in Nov I only had one period and it was normal and lasted 5 days. Then Dec came and it came late, Jan came and no period and so far nothing in Feb. ... (4 replies)
... 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)
... 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)