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During all the hormonal changes of menopause, it often happen that the thyroid is under a lot of stress and slows down more that it should. Their is a very high incidence of new cases of hypothyroidism during menopause but often it will start ... Read more >
Sore breasts can certainly be a menopausal symptom, especially at the start when there may be a lot of hormonal fluctuation. However, any changes in breast condition are best checked out by your doctor first before taking anything. Once you know ... Read more >
Yes, dry mouth can be one of the symptoms; however, if you are finding that your eyes are feeling drier as well, then it is advisable to discuss this with your doctor. Blocked salivary glands could also be a cause, so discuss this with your dentist ... Read more >
Yes, prickly skin is a common symptom. It is called 'formication', as it is likened to ants crawling up the inside of your skin! Herbs such as Dandelion or Boldocynara may be of help, and do make sure that you are drinking plenty of water, as ... Read more >