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Menopause Symptoms

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    Samantha — 12.05.2018 10:30
    Hi I am 50yr old and have not had a period for 4 months I feel terrible nausea headache feel very vague dizzy feel i cant stand up fuzzy vision keep feeling upset just feel low and like i am not here


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      Eileen — 15.05.2018 09:26
      Hi Samantha, Missing periods can often signify the start of the menopause. Ask the doctor to check out any headaches and test for low blood pressure, hormone levels or low iron levels, to clarify this situation. Let me know how you get on.


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      Samantha — 15.05.2018 10:36
      Thanks Eileen i have made an appointment for next week i will let you know how i get on thanks for getting back to me so quickly


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    Georgina — 22.04.2018 02:48
    Hi I had breast cancer and the tablet's I was on brought on the menopause is their anything I can take or do as I can't have the HRT tablet's I have most symptoms


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      eileen — 23.04.2018 15:13
      Hi Georgina Unfortunately, we can't recommend the Menopause Support in this situation as it contains plant oestrogens, sorry I would suggest either acupuncture or seeking the advice of a herbalist. They can formulate a personalised treatment plan for you and liaise with your doctor if needed.


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    Sarah — 13.04.2018 18:32
    I’m 55 and have been going through the menopause for over 14 years. Hot flushes, itchy skin, mood swings etc. How much longer do I have to put up with this, surely it must stop soon.


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      Eileen — 16.04.2018 12:35
      Hello Sarah, Could you email me privately at when did your periods stop exactly and are you taking any other medication or supplements?


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