Postmenopause Symptoms - FemHealth.net
Postmenopause Symptoms - FemHealth.net
postmenopause symptoms
Postmenopause Symptoms
 
Postmenopause Symptoms - FemHealth.net

Postmenopause Symptoms

After passing through the natural process of menopause, a woman's body loses the ability to maintain estrofen levels in healthy amounts. As a result, many of the symptoms that appeared during menopause will still continue for the rest of women's lives.
 
Premenopause perimenopause menopause postmenopause


As shown in the diagram above, estrogen levels drop dramatically during menopause and the body will not be able to recover balance levels. The decline of estrogen results in a hormonal imbalance in a woman's body and causes the common menopause symptoms, which will remain until the body recover the lost balance. The symptoms of menopause that will remain during postmenopause include:

Postmenopause symptoms:

The following chart shows the postmenopause symptoms grouped according to its duration (orange & dark brown). Also, shows some other probable symptoms (in black).

  • hot flashes
  • headaches
  • depression
  • night sweats
  • weight gain
  • incontinence
  • vaginal dryness
  • changes in hair quality
  • irregular periods
  • mood swings
  • lack of energy
  • breast tenderness
  • declining libido
  • aging skin
  • crashing fatigue
  • Memory lapses
  • Irritability
  • Difficulty concentrating
  • Osteoporosis


  • Long-term symptoms: The following symptoms appear during the whole menopause process (from premenopause and perimenopause to postmenopause).
    Menopause symptoms: These generally appear during this stage, although they might appear during the other ones, but not with the same intensity.
  • Hot flashes:
  • sensations of heat in the upside part of the body.
  • Aging Skin:
  • hormonal imbalance reduces the ability to restore skin cells.
  • Loss of libido:
  • sexual desire decrease considerably.
  • Crashing fatigue
  • Sensation of unexplained complete exhaustion
  • Night sweats:
  • intense sweating during sleep.
  • Incontinence:
  • Disturbing loss of the ability to control urinary glands
  • Mood swings:
  • your reactions can become unmotivated and unpredictable.
  • Irritability:
  • Women tend to be more susceptible and more eager to lose control.
  • Memory lapses:
  • women become eager to forget things, interfering with daily life.
  • Osteoporosis
  • bones become weaker and tend to fracture very often. This condition can become really harmful if not given the right attention.
  • Headaches:
  • Severe episodes of headaches are produced by hormonal imbalance.
  • Difficulty Concentrating:
  • women cannot concentrate as she used to because of the changes in body functioning produced by hormonal imbalance.
  • Vaginal dryness
  • Loss of the natural moist of the vagina leading to severe discomfort
  • Weight gain:
  • Hormonal changes involve a change in metabolism; that finally leads to weight gain.
    Women should keep in mind that the postmenopause have the same symptoms of menopause because both of them are produced by the same cause, which is hormonal imbalance.

    These symptoms of postmenopause will be experienced them for the rest of some women's lives. Therefore, it is important to follow one hormonal balancing treatment in order to control postmenopausal symptoms. Click here to learn more about the natural ways of postmenopause treatments to cope postmenopause symptoms.

    See also...
  • Postmenopause
    Postmenopause is the stage after menopause itself. That means, Postmenopause begins when 12 full months have passed since the last menstrual period.

  • Menopause & Sex
    Menopause does not signal the end of sex. Many women experienced a better relationship to menopause and sex.


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  • Menopause
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  • Menopause FAQ
    Worried about menopause? Menopause FAQ offers excellent information on which is the best menopause treatment to follow. See natural menopause treatments and more!



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