... imited dairy intake. It made absolutely no difference in my weight nor my PMS nor anything so I switched to the raw diet which also made no difference except my skin was looking nice. Now I eat about one raw meal a day, the rest is eggs whites, fish, and veggies. ... (31 replies)
... have scoffed at. I get irritated easily and its hard to overcome. And that is just the emotional stuff! Anxiety, heart palpitations, mind racing! Bones hurting, skin dryness, and the itching! Sometimes the itching is so bad i can't sleep! ... (13 replies)
... So, I have suspected perimenopause since last year. Actually, two years before that, on a routine panel, I had a high FSH, I believe 18. ... (2 replies)
... PMS worsens in perimenopause due to the declining estradiol levels (which is what our ovaries make) which when accompanied with the declining levels prior to menses manage to create the perfect storm of low estradiol culminating in mood swings/crying/aches and pains/palpitation/migraines.
As one progresses through menopause the symptoms manage to hang around all the time. ... (4 replies)
... achy, moody, headaches, depresses and extremely anxious to name a few. As I type my upper arm is twitching and driving me nuts!! Creepy insect feelings under my skin and the heat surge from chest to head. The head sensation is pretty scary and annoying at the same time. ... (4 replies)
... Burning skin sensation in the soles of my feet and palms of my hands sometimes migrating to my upper back. These sensations are pretty constant throughout the day. ... (2 replies)
... do your ovaries ache when you are waiting to have your period,my period is due on friday and for the past 2 days my ovaries are aching well just one side now the other side has started ive noticed this for a few months now,im been blaming a water infection then saying it was my hip now i just think its my ovaries.Im 46 and getting my period every 24 days now im hot when my... (0 replies)
... THANKY YOU so much for thinking of me, I actually have had a good day today and yesterday which is kind of scary.( Makes me wonder and worry if somethings wrong ) Of the symptoms listed I have 29 of them, and like you I think I have a few that are not listed. Thanks again and take care. (17 replies)
... Here is a list of 35 symptoms of this mess ... I have a few others as well, acid reflux being a huge one!!!
35 Symptoms of Perimenopause
■Hot flashes, flushes, night sweats and/or cold flashes, clammy feeling
■Irregular heart beat
■Mood swings, sudden tears
■Trouble sleeping through the night (with or without night sweats)
■Irregular periods;... (17 replies)
... as I don't feel like going on and on with my husband about this and I don't really have any friends nearby who I can talk to. Do any of you ladies going through perimenopause feel like crying all the time? ... (17 replies)
... ations and shaking and for 2 days my legs have been hurting i think its this menopause,well i hope it is.Ive noticed for the last 2 months as well i have all dry skin on my face that ive never had it comes about 3 days before my period. ... (13 replies)
... The only thing I can think of that might cause the visible veins is the fluctuation in estrogen and progesterone. Estrogen keeps the skin firm and elastic. As it fluctuates up and down, our skin and collagen production decreases leaving skin thin. ... (2 replies)
... Dry Hair, Change in Skin Tone, Integrity, and Texture, becomes more wrinkled, and may begin the thinning process. ... (13 replies)
... Hi Cathy,
I have the same type of symptoms. This happened all of a sudden so I understand how you feel. Everything was fine and then it wasn't. I had heart palpitations, feelings of wanting to jump out of my skin, surging crazy feelings throughout my body, anxiety, internal tremors and severe bleeding. I have high blood pressure as well and take medication. I went through 3... (5 replies)
... to be high which doc says indicates an allergy and has refered me to a dermatologist. Antihistamines dont work. I also have mild Rosacea and have had terrible skin recently but Im not sure if this is my hormones, rosacea or allergy. It is driving me mad. ... (4 replies)
... needles sensation in different parts of body all over. There is no place that i don't scratch. My skin also feels weird...like slightly burning but it isn't hot to the touch. The "burning" feels like slight pins and needles. ... (4 replies)
... Hi ladies...I am right there with you. I am 46 and have had peri symptoms for 6 years now.
1.anxiety (mainly from dealing with all the symptoms below)
2.acid reflux (mucus in throat)
4.dry skin and itching from time to time
5.allergic to alcohol (break out in a red rash)
6.night sweats (sometimes)
8.my periods are fairly regular still... (17 replies)
... Hi everyone, I've just signed up today to ask a question after reading some of your boards...
I'm recently 31 and for the past 6 months, maybe more, I have been having what I have been referring to as hot flushes during the night.
It happens for 2-3 nights before and during the on set of my period.... from reading what some of you describe as hot flushes they don't seem the... (3 replies)
... Hi Everyone,
I'm new to the boards! I too have been experiencing missed periods, flooding periods, nausea, breast tenderness, heart palpitations(PVC's) itchy skin, and my periods started getting heavier about 2yrs ago. I will be 46 in March and it seems the docs don't want to commit them selves to say I am starting peri-menopause...LOL I have been also having bouts of... (17 replies)
... Thanks for replying ladies! So how do we know if we have developed a fibroid? This is all such a new phase for me with the heavy periods. Here I thought I was going skate through with the light ones and be done. No such luck!
Today I went to my homeopathic nurse practioner and we went over my test results. My Progesterone is suppose to be 300. It is 41. I am now estrogin... (14 replies)