How Menopause affects your life? - Symptoms and Causes

What is Menopause? - Symptoms and Causes

If you do not know it, Menopause is the end of a woman's reproductive period, which is the cessation of ovulation. Average women reach menopause around the age of 45-55. At that age, many women go through a very rough patch in their life. The difficulties they will face due to the changes and the problems caused in their family life are not to be lightly taken. But most women, especially in the Asian and the Middle Eastern region, do not have the self-confidence to speak openly.
It has proved that sexual problems and family conflicts had occurred due to the changes during this period. Women are 50% less likely to have a heart attack than men, but during menopause, the probability is the same as the men.

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Symptoms of Menopause

If a woman does not menstruate for 12 months at 45 - 55 of age, it is considered menopause. Most women have difficulties during that period. Such as

  • Feeling like a heat ray is going through the body, and usually, it ends up with sweating.
  • Feeling stress.
  • Feeling irritated.
  • Frequent irritability.
  • Anxiety.

Other health issues due to menopause

  • Due to the hormone changes, it may cause high blood pressure and weight gain.
  • Risk of osteoporosis.

How does menopause affect sex life?

There are many occasions in which menopause affects the sex life of a couple. Sometimes these problems will cause for very unpleasant family life. In this period, women have less desire for sex because of the lack of hormones. Although women wanted to have sex due to the lack of hormones, they do not produce secretions in the virginal area, and it becomes dry, so the sexual process becomes very painful for them. And lack of fluids in the genital area can lead to injuries when having sex.

In some women vaginal opening can be narrowed due to menopause, and it will cause pain during sexual intercourse and make women lose their sexual desire. But, there is no such thing as menopause during that period for men. Most men do not understand what a woman goes through during that period, and it may lead to many problems.

How to treat problems caused due to menopause?

In modern medicine, we have found solutions many solutions to eliminate those problems.

 There are lubricating fluids that can apply internally and externally if it is painful to have sexual intercourse.
 Also, your doctor may recommend you some medicines which can take orally during this period.
A patch that contains hormones that can apply during intercourse has developed.
There are also some vaccines you can get from your doctor which contain estrogen and progesterone hormones.
There are loops for women that contain hormones that can use for about ten years.


Side effects of getting hormones 

  • Getting medicines that contain the only estrogen can lead to breast cancers or heart attacks.

The best option for women during menopause is to meet their doctor and ask for their recommendation. Sometimes physiological treatments may also needed.



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