Menopause

27 05, 2019

What to expect as menopause approaches

2019-06-26T07:49:14+08:00May 27th, 2019|Categories: Drugs & Therapies, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Approaching the end of my reproductive years, I like to think menopause will simply mean the end of my periods and with it, the end of the monthly lottery of cramps, mood changes and/or feeling a little less than human. Then I hear stories about women who go through menopause and experience an entirely new suite of disturbing symptoms – hot flushes, sweats, weight gain, sleeplessness and a general intolerance towards everyone around them...

3 04, 2019

When to worry about irregular periods

2019-05-24T11:32:30+08:00April 3rd, 2019|Categories: Lifestyle|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

For many women, that ‘time of the month’ isn’t actually a monthly occurrence at all. In fact, about one third of women do not have regular periods. This can mean that the time between periods [...]