Excessive Hair Growth and Facial Hair in Women – A Sign of Menopause

Excessive Hair Growth and Facial Hair in Women is a Sign of Menopause If you’ve been shaving those mutton chops off your cheeks, listen up. Unwanted, unsightly and downright embarrassing, excessive hair growth and facial hair in women is a common sign of … Continue reading

Causes of Female Hair Loss after Menopause

Losing Your Hair or Just Your Head? Have you noticed that the color of the bird nest outside your bedroom window looks vaguely familiar? Are helpful strangers in line at the grocery store pulling strands of hair off the back of … Continue reading

Menopausal Depression

The Bluebird of Happiness, long absent from his life, Ned is visited by the Chicken of Depression. — Gary Larsen There are days when our menopausal depression ‘chickens’ have come home to roost and all we want is for them … Continue reading

Peri, Post, and Menopausal Symptoms

Confused about peri, post, and menopausal symptoms? Even some of the more reputable medical websites and possibly your own doctor may co-mingle them.  The one true menopause symptom is a 12-month dearth of periods. Read our other post about What … Continue reading

Have I Hit Menopause?

Have I hit menopause? Good question…not being medical authorities, the answer to this question is determined by how cranky we feel each morning. The authorities would probably agree with our definition but they would define it as the ceasing of … Continue reading