The fluctuation of estrogen and progesterone can cause mood swings, irritability and sometimes, even feelings of depression or anxiety. Think pre-menstrual symptoms on steroids!
Fatigue is the feeling that you are never rested and that you lack the energy to perform normal, everyday tasks. This something that almost 75% of women in perimenopause experience. Fatigue is that bone-deep feeling of exhaustion that makes life very difficult.
Insomnia is one of the most problematic menopause symptoms. What is it; What causes it; and how can you manage it?
If someone tells you that you are just imagining your hot flashes, they are 100% wrong. Hot flashes are very real and can be very uncomfortable.
Saying that life is not the same after menopause does not mean that you should fade away onto invisibility and stop being the beautiful vibrant you! On the contrary!
Definition of menopause – the 365th day after your last period.
This means that you are in menopause for only one day! So, let’s celebrate! All the days after this one day, you are scientifically considered to be in postmenopause.
Perimenopause can also bring a new feeling of becoming invisible and even nonessential. Many of us feel that our worth has declined by the mere fact that our children have grown and don’t need us as they used to. We face the challenge of redefining our purpose and goals.
Use these herbs to manage stress, balance hormones, and control mood swings. Try natural menopause relief first!
Let’s face it, men do not have to face as severe a hormonal disruption as menopause in middle age. The workplace until relatively recently has been a male domain and men did not have to deal with menopause.