Is it Menopause?
|My last period was 12 months ago or longer.|
|My periods are lighter, less frequent, and
of shorter duration.
|I’m in my early to mid-40s or older.|
|I’m having hot flashes.|
|Intercourse is painful.|
|My desire for sex has faded.|
|I have difficulty achieving orgasm.|
|I have frequent vaginal infections.|
|I leak urine when I laugh, cough, sneeze,
exercise, or wait too long to void.
|I have difficulty sleeping through the night.|
|I’m frequently tired.|
|I’m anxious and irritable.|
|I forget small details.|
|My skin is drier, thinner, and more wrinkled.|
|My muscles are losing their tone.|
|I’m gaining weight.|
|My joints and/or muscles ache.|
|I have itchy, crawly skin.|
|I sometimes feel as if electric shocks were
going through my body.
If these symptoms don’t match yours, perhaps you’re perimenopausal.