Hot flushes create redness over face and upper body and spread heat sensations over the body. The hot flashes can range between delicate flushes and a sensation of engulfing flames.
Hot flashes are due to body’s reaction to a decreased supply of the hormone estrogen, which occurs naturally as women approach menopause.
Disturbed sleep, irritability and stress during waking hours are some experiences of Night Sweats when nearing menopause
Menstrual irregularity due to hormonal imbalance caused by decreasing levels of estrogen and progesterone is common in a woman in her mid-40’s as she approaches menopause
Change in moods is due to change in hormone levels.
Loss of Libido
Women loose sexual drive while reaching menopause due to reduced levels of estrogen and progesterone. It may lead to depressions, loss of trust of partner, mental stress and reduced efficiency at work which can affect relationships.
Vaginal Dryness is due to low levels of female hormones. Can be cured with creams based on doctor’s advice.
Feeling weak, tired and low on energy levels causes fatigue, one of the most common menopause symptoms. Apathy, irritability, and decreased attention span can also be some other symptoms. The Hormone estrogen regulates energy use at a cellular level, so when hormone levels drop energy levels drop too.