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I Am Going Through Peri Menopause

The journey to the "end" 31 People

    No One Ever Told Me It Would Be Like This!

    Okay so here is my story. I started having these crazy symptoms around my 41st birthtday. The usual one's like hot flashes, but oh so much more.  My monthly cycle turned on me. I got the worst cramps in my life, extreme bloating and to top it off migraines. Furthermore...
    2passionate 2passionate 41-45, F 4 Responses Mar 3, 2010

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    And might have a solutions

    for the one's who are dragging their ***, sluggish or can't get through their day without having the strongest desire to sleep. Try a B complex vitamin to help boost the adrenals. It sure took one foot out of the sleep grave for me :) lol Now, to work on the monthly, 4 day...
    governme governme 46-50, F 1 Response May 16, 2014

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    My Peri Menopausal Story!!

    Hello, I'm 37 with three children. Had surgery about 10 years ago to remove Fallopian tube, but still have both ovaries. I believe I'm in perimenopause, can't sleep at night, foggy feeling, urinary frequency/urgency, anxiety ( out of nowhere ) period every 23 days, was never a...
    Kelmor Kelmor 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 2, 2013

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    Facebook Group For Menopause Women.

    https://www.facebook.com/groups/409226859175074/?fref=ts
    kristinem61 kristinem61 51-55 May 9, 2013

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    Is It Peri Menopause???

    Hi..I am a 39 yr old mother of 5 and for the past year i would say i have been getting terrible pms and changed pms symptoms!!..last month my period came a week early and i have since on and off had very sore breasts!,i have also been having frequent palpitations...and in the...
    JILLYJOOB JILLYJOOB 36-40, F 4 Responses Feb 1, 2013

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    My period started 8 days ago,

    and it's finally coming to an end. Been having hot flashes, sore breasts, heart palpitations, and just a general uneasy feeling. Just read all of my test results from Friday and all is normal! Woo hoo! Going back to the dr tomorrow to discuss them all. Wish me luck! I am a type...
    denverleh denverleh 46-50, F Oct 12, 2014

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    I'm Looking For Alternative Medicines For This Menopause Thing!!!!!!

    always had a normal cycle, but this time round the bleeding hasn't stopped for 10 days, light, but there all the same. Dry skin. Using a tone of moisturiser. Emotional over load when faced with stress and pressure to accomplish anything. More withdrawn. Still have a normal...
    kimzibp kimzibp 46-50 2 Responses Jan 17, 2013

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    Moody, feeling sick a lot too now.

    Years of hot flashes...and a brain that amounts to jelly! 43 now. I think a double family bereavement in last 5 years has accelerated the symptoms x
    jss8 jss8 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 27, 2014

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    The Never-ending Saga

    At 57 years of age, I am FINALLY starting to feel like myself again. My peri-menopause started when I was 48. The hot flashes were unbearable. @ work I had to carry a portable fan to help me complete my shift. I did notice that if I waited too long to empty my bladder, the hot...
    Angelly Angelly 56-60, F 1 Response Aug 12, 2012

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