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  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/639/help Hello , You're not alone! I used to suffer the same thing. I'd quite literally be dripping all over my desk - absolutely mortifying. I used to go from "normal" to looking …
    in Help Comment by Kaz June 25
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/637/sleep-problems Hello Welcome! It's nice to have you with us! So glad your patches are helping you with your flushes and anxiety. I certainly found that they helped with my sleep too - b…
    in Sleep problems Comment by Kaz June 24
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/636/decline-of-oestrogen Hello Welcome! I remember back in January, our expert answered a question about bone health. This is what she said, and the link to some further, really useful in…
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/comment/4222#Comment_4222 Hi That sounds awful for you. And exhausting! What have you tried so far? I certainly feel better, and much less stiff and sore now that I'm on HRT - but I still …
    in Severe pain Comment by Kaz June 23
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/comment/4227#Comment_4227 Welcome It's such a relief to find other women who understand what you're going through isn't it? We're glad you've found us - if you need any help, or just want t…
    in Itchy skin Comment by Kaz June 23
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/632/periods Hi , Welcome! I'd say it's frustrating, but fairly normal. As a rule of thumb, you are said to be in the perimenopausal stage until you have gone for a full 12 months without a …
    in Periods Comment by Kaz June 20
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/comment/4213#Comment_4213 Hello , I do know it feels - and the thought of women out there struggling upsets me just for that reason! Blood tests are hugely inconsistent! Our hormones are al…
    in Relief Comment by Kaz June 20
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/631/surgical-menopause-and-hrt Hello Welcome to our forum. I'm so sorry to see how awful you're feeling. I can understand only too well your frustration - it took me years until I could get…
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/630/relief Hello , A huge welcome to you! It's very powerful to find all these women experiencing similar things to you isn't it? It helps to put things into perspective, and makes you feel …
    in Relief Comment by Kaz June 20
  • Hello When the GP diagnosed B12 deficiency for me last year, one of the symptoms I had were mouth ulcers. Not as many as you by a longway, but maybe that's something for you to look at? Hope you find an answer 😊
    in Mouth ulcers Comment by Kaz June 18
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/627/fountain-retreats Hello Fountain Retreats do look lovely! And a bonus is that one of our lovely experts also appears there as a guest speaker from time to time! 😊
    in Fountain Retreats Comment by Kaz June 17
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/626/i-had-hysterectomy-at-41-and-now-51-used-to-suffer-really-bad-pmt-i-am-now-59-and-get-bloating-and Hello Welcome! Are you taking HRT or any other medication or supplements after your hy…
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/624/coil Hi , How frustrating for you when all you want to do is relax and enjoy your son's wedding! It's really hard to offer advice about some things, and I think, this is one of them. The…
    in Coil Comment by Kaz June 17
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/623/i-need-help Oh hello ! Welcome to the forum - I'm so sorry you're feeling so miserable! What a lot for you to cope with! It's hard to unravel it all - so to start with I'll simply say th…
    in I need help. Comment by Kaz June 16
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/622/who-am-i Hello , Thanks for joining us on the forum! Bless you! That's not a ramble! I get exactly what you're saying! It's hard to know what to do isn't it - but it's exhausting being …
    in Who am I? Comment by Kaz June 16
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/621/patch-increase Hi I'm on a different oestrogen only patch, and had to go back to the GP this week to ask for an increase. He's doubled the dosage, and I'm assuming that the side effects…
    in Patch increase Comment by Kaz June 16
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/comment/4140#Comment_4140 Oh good luck! At least you know! I spoke to my GP yesterday to increase the dose of my HRT patch - and I think I remember what she said to do, but now I'm looking at…
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/comment/4137#Comment_4137 Hello! And welcome 😊 That's brilliant news for you ! I've tried the magnets (increasing strengths) a few times and for a decent amount of time. They didn't work fo…
    in Sweats Comment by Kaz June 15
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/617/primolut-and-evorel-sequi Hello Welcome! I have to be honest - I have no idea! You'd hope, that if you were meant to stop the Primolut, that would have been mentioned during your appoin…
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/616/femmenessence-macapause Hi Welcome! I am on HRT patches now, and they have really transformed my life, but I coped for a very long time (16 years!) before that using all sorts of other…
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/612/help-needed Hi Welcome to you! Oh! I recognise a lot of what you're saying. For a long time I just didn't feel like myself - and I didn't much like who I'd turned in to! I've tried a l…
    in Help needed Comment by Kaz June 13
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/613/when-will-periods-end Hi Welcome! It's awful isn't it? You think you're on your way to being done with periods, and then one appears out of the blue. It's frustrating not knowing when …
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/comment/4114#Comment_4114 Hi , It's horrible isn't it? Have you tried Aloe Vera Gel - I used that to treat the kids chicken pox after a doctor told me that was better, and helped the itch, m…
    in Itchy skin Comment by Kaz June 13
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/607/does-vitamins-help-or-is-hrt-the-way-to-deal-with-symptoms-of-menopause Hello Welcome! That's a really good question - but really hard to answer! Every woman experiences the menopause …
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/comment/4084#Comment_4084 Hello @sroon, How devastating for you! My Gran had Alzheimer's, and as a family, we looked after her for a long time. It's utterly exhausting, both physically and m…
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/610/ovarian-cysts Hello again , I'm glad you saw your doctor, and that they've acted really quickly. I remember feeling very overwhelmed when I was told I needed a hysterectomy, but all thin…
    in Ovarian cysts Comment by Kaz June 10
  • Hello ladies, Welcome! Do either of you take a magnesium supplement? I used to have trouble with my knees in the morning - really stiff and sore and took a while for me to get moving! Since I've been taking magnesium, the problem seems to be less…
    in Severe pain Comment by Kaz June 9
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/604/itching-bottom Hello That's sounds really annoying! It could be any number of things, and it's more common than you might think. A reduction of oestrogen in the whole pelvic area can be…
    in Itching bottom Comment by Kaz June 7
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/603/qualified-psychologist-reflexologist-and-inventor-of-menomagic-steven-crumblehulme-ask-the-expert Welcome , It's lovely to have another expert onboard to help us 😊 I've been a fan and ha…
  • https://community.livebetterwith.com/menopause/discussion/comment/4049#Comment_4049 Hi , One of the reasons that I love the forum is that I now know I'm not alone. I'm so pleased to see that you have the support of your husband, and a workplace tha…
    in HRT and sex Comment by Kaz June 7