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I Am Dreading Menopause

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    Never written on a board before but, here it goes. I'm 47 and think I'm perimenopausal. I usually get my period every 25 days. It is day 32 and still no period except one light pink spot when wiping today. I have been sweating every night and had intense pms symptoms up until a...
    Lslav Lslav 46-50 Jun 1, 2013

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    I Just Know I'll Go Nutso

    I get moody when I have PMS. I am not looking forward to "the change". With my brain and its chemistry, I am a little scared when I think of how it will affect me. I am a ways away from that time in life, but when it starts to happen I hope it doesn't knock me completely on my...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Sep 20, 2010

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