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Why didn’t I think of that!

Ladies — if you are over 50, you are probably thinking about menopause in one way or another. If you are like me, you are breezing right along, leaving medication needs to your doctor. When I mentioned some symptoms to my GP — he said: Oh, that’s just situational. I took his word for it and cruised right along, never having hot flashes, night sweats, or other common symptoms — and not realizing just how cranky and unhappy I’d become. I also didn’t realize that the chronic dry skin and lips, chronic anxiety and up and down symptoms of depression were anything that would be related to this time of life.

It suddenly dawned on me. More like it, fireworks went off in my head when I realized that Read More→