Category: Menopause

I was so unprepared for menopause (Members post)

I was so unprepared for menopause (Members post) I honestly had know idea menopause was going to be so hard, for so long. Why are we not told that this is a major transition in life, before it actually happens?…
What are your hot flushes like?

What are your hot flushes like? Hot flushes are the hallmark of menopause, with over 75% of us getting them – But not every menopausal woman does. Some get major hot flushes that are extremely agitating, while others get minor…
Menopause Chat with Patsy Kensit

Actress Patsy Kensit was plunged into early menopause four years ago after having an emergency hysterectomy to remove tumours from her ovary and bowel. The star was originally given replacement oestrogen, progesterone and testosterone but struggled to get the balance…
Addressing The Dark Side Of Menopause With Dr Lynne Jordan

Are you suffering with the ‘dark’ side of menopause? Stress, anxiety, low self esteem, depression….Sound familiar? Then this post is for YOU! I am delighted to introduce DR LYNNE JORDAN to The Menopause Room. Dr Jordan is a highly regarded…
Is your partner understanding? (Members post)

Is your partner understanding? (Members post) Just wondering how understanding everyones partner is And how they deal with your menopause and emotions, such as Mood swings, stress, weight gain, loss of libido? Do you feel supported or are you left…
Hello from the other side!  (Members post)

Hello from the other side! (Members post) Love this community, it helped me a lot when I was at my lowest ebb. So, now I thought I would pay it forward and tell you that I am almost 5 years…

Dr Roked is a NHS doctor and also runs her own private practice, where she specialises in Integrative Medicine, Menopause and Bio-identical hormones. Each week Dr Roked has very kindly offered to answer the top 3 medical questions we get…
Dr Glenville’s Weekly Health Tips for The Menopause Room

Do you suffer from menopausal Migraines? Dr Glenville’s tip this week may surprise you! A Dr Marilyn Glenville PhD Health Tip Migraines and menopause Some women find that migraines are common and more frequent during menopause. An article published in…
Carol Vorderman talks Menopause!

It’s rare to see Carol Vorderman looking anything less than chipper on TV, but she’s revealed how she was struck with crippling depression as she approached menopause. Unable to get out of bed or make a simple decision, Carol became…