Post Menopause

Postmenopausal is the time after menstruation has ceased completelyPostmenopause is the time after a woman's menstrual periods have ceased completely. Women may have some questions about what to expect during this time in their lives, and this site seeks to provide answers.

Please keep reading to discover more about the difference between postmenopause and menopause, the different hormones involved in postmenopause, the symptoms of postmenopause, and how to treat those symptoms.







Post Menopause

About Post Menopause



Postmenopause is defined as the time after menopause. Technically, a woman is postmenopausal from the moment menopause occurs until the end of her life.


Differences between post menopause and menopause

Doctors define menopause as a single moment when a woman has not menstruated for 12 whole months. After this point, a woman is postmenopausal.


Average age of post menopause

Of course, all women experience changes differently, and therefore the age-range of when women first become postmenopausal is great. Natural postmenopause (as opposed to induced) usually begins in women between their late 40s to early 60s.


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Postmenopause can be a difficult and worrying time for many women. This article advises on who a woman can talk to seek reassurance and support. For any physical signs or symptoms that you may find worrying, you should seek the advice of your doctor. For emotional support your partner and friends can be invaluable.

 

Causes of Post Menopause



Postmenopause is caused by the same hormonal changes and external factors that cause the other stages of menopause. Also, postmenopause can be triggered by other factors:


Causes of Post MenopauseInternal factors. Fluctuations in hormones like estrogen and progesterone are at the very foundation of postmenopause and may occur naturally.

External factors. Brought on by a trigger, such as an illness or surgery.

These hormone changes that cause postmenopause are complex and can be more than a bit confusing. Please click on the following link to learn more about postmenopause causes, or continue reading to discover the symptoms of postmenopause.





 

Menstruation stops at menopause; however, some women will go on to experience bleeding during postmenopause, which can be disconcerting. This article describes six of the causes of postmenopausal bleeding, including hormone replacement therapy, cervical polyps or stress, and recommendations for what to do if you suspect you have postmenopausal bleeding.

 

Post Menopause Symptoms



Often, women are led to believe that all the uncomfortable symptoms associated with menopause disappear once postmenopause begins. This however, is not always the case, and the symptoms some women may experience when they are postmenopausal are very similar to those they are already familiar with.


Post menopause symptoms include:

Some symptoms continue during postmenopause• Vaginal dryness and itching
•  Weight gain
•  Stress incontinence
•  Urinary tract infections
•  Insomnia
•  Hot flashes

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Many women look forward to seeing the back of menopausal symptoms; however, some of these symptoms continue into postmenopause. Find information in this article about which menopausal symptoms are prevalent during postmenopause, including hot flashes, irregular periods and vaginal dryness, the hormonal reasons for these, and how to get rid of these symptoms for good.

 

Post Menopause Treatments



Treatment for postmenopause symptoms can vary, and there are three distinct levels of treatment intensity. These different levels are:

Lifestyle changes
Acupuncture is a good alternative for postmenopausal womenThese can include changes such as reducing stress, exercising more frequently, and eating a postmenopause-friendly diet rich in calcium and other essential nutrients.

Alternative treatments
Ranging from acupuncture and hypnosis to the more common herbal remedies, many women find that combining these with lifestyle changes makes a significant positive impact on their lives.

Prescription medications
This is the most common form of treatment in the United States and usually involves some form of hormone replacement therapy (HRT).

Women might need to experiment with their treatments before finding one that works for their symptoms and lifestyle, but many women find that a combination of lifestyle changes and alternative medicines work wonderfully. Please click on the link to learn more about the different treatments for treatments for postmenopause.






 

Many symptoms affect women during menopause; however, there are several treatments available to help women with the unpleasant symptoms of menopause. The best way to achieve menopausal relief using natural products is combining lifestyle changes with herbal supplements like black cohosh, ginseng, and Macafem, which provide hormonal balance.

 

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