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Joint pain and menopause

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    Christina — 15.03.2017 10:46
    hi I have stopped my hormones6 months ago an I have stiff fingers every morning an pain is that because I stopped my hormone tablet s


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      Eileen — 17.03.2017 15:31
      Hi I am not sure if you have come off the hormonal medication gradually or not or what type it is? However, there are a few remedies that may help reduce these symptoms, such as, the Devils claw herbal remedy to aid inflammation, taken with a long with a cup of Nettle tea or (our remedy Uritca as this is helpful for Gout like symptoms or arthritic conditions), and look out for a magnesium supplement to help with joint aches and pain. Try to drink plenty of plain water throughout the day to nourish your body and avoid caffeine or high salt or processed foods as these can make symptoms worse. Try gentle exercises to keep the circulation moving. I hope this helps and if you would like further assistance email me at


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    sam marmont — 22.03.2017 16:27
    Hi , my joints are hurting so much comes and goes , and bloating is awful , I've always looked after myself and been so happy but feel so low, im 49 @on a mild hrt which helped yo start with x


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      Eileen — 23.03.2017 15:20
      Hello Sam, The fall in oestrogen levels can affect the hydration of the joints during the menopause, causing aches and pain and stiffness. As the hormones rise and fall symptoms can change, so it may be that your HRT needs to be reviewed, if you feel it is no longer working for you. You could try Devil's Claw herbal remedy to ease inflammation in the joints.Drink plenty of plain water throughout the day to nourish your body and avoid constipation. Dehydration can be a culprit here. A Vogel stock a product called Molkosan to help reduce bloating and be used to kick start your day. I hope this information is useful.


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    Andrea palmer — 24.03.2017 10:27
    Hi, I'm 52 and have been suffering with stiff and very painful muscles in neck and back, have just been diagnosed with ostioarthritis in my hands. Since my periods stopped about 3 months ago my headaches and migraine have got so much worse. On average at least one migraine per 2 weeks and headaces around 3 per week. My neck seems to be causing a lot of the pain. Iv been put on Nurotrypterline which has helped a bit but don't like taking it. I need to work so do take the meds. I really don't want to take HRT but I don't know what else to do as I'm a photographer and run my own business, so love my job but finding it so haRd with all my pain and headaces. I'm very fit and do walk and take gentle work out for 30 mins a day at my local gym. I eat plenty of veg and fruit and don't eat processed food. No caffeine, no alcohol, low salt and limited suger treats to one a week. Do you have any suggestions as to what I can do, or take to get me through this difficult stage.


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