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April 27, 2015
Good to see you back posting again. Nice thread. It is now, "Yoga for Perimenopause."
You are right about most docs. Funny thing is women doctors in western medicine are extremely eager to have their female patients cut for anything. You would think we could get a little understanding from women doctors instead of recommending a biopsy for everything.
Even things they know 100% aren't cancerous. These people are happy to cut us up for everything. If you have good insurance they will cut you in a heart beat.
About Peri symptoms:
Yes, Dizziness, light-headedness, episodes of loss of balance are symptoms of perimenopause. Below is a much larger list of most of the more common symptoms.
Loss of sexual desire
Changes in sexual function - Loss of interest
Changing cholesterol levels
Skin changes (crawling or itchy skin)
Irregular heart beat
Increase in facial hair
Exacerbation of existing conditions
Increase in allergies
Hair loss or thinning, head, pubic, or whole body
Loss of balance
Changes in body odor
Tingling sensations under the skin and in the head (feels like electricity)
Feelings of dread
Disturbing memory lapses
Gum problems, increased bleeding
Burning roof of mouth
Bad taste in mouth
Change in breath odor
Changes in fingernails: softer, crack or break easier
Tinnitus: vibration, ringing or buzzing in ears
Aching pain, sore joints, muscles and tendons
Increased tension in muscles
Tingling in the extremities
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