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Feminine matters

Menopause - why does it happen and what are the symptoms

Menopause is a professional name of the last menstruation in a woman’s life. Menopause is preceded by climacterium when the pituitary gland slows down, the ovaries release no more egg cells and the woman cannot get pregnant. Women enter the menopause period between 45 and 55 years of age. Climacterium, that is the period surrounding the menopause, is the time when the excretion of oestrogens by ovaries gradually changes, it starts a few years before the menopause.

Menopause is a professional name of the last menstruation in a woman’s life. Menopause is preceded by climacterium when the pituitary gland slows down, the ovaries release no more egg cells and the woman cannot get pregnant.Women enter the menopause period between 45 and 55 years of age. Climacterium, that is the period surrounding the menopause, is the time when the excretion of oestrogens by ovaries gradually changes, it starts a few years before the menopause. Pre-menopause usually starts approx. 5 to 10 years prior to menopause and is a sign of the end of fertility. The main symptoms of the pre-menopausal period are irregular menstruations which may also be more abundant as due to hormonal deficiencies and appearance of cycles without ovulation, the uterus mucous membrane thickens. A low level of oestrogens is also responsible for heating hot and cold as it disturbs the thermoregulation centre. A decrease of this hormone may also cause insomnia and irritation and be the cause of decreased concentration and problems with memory. The level of testosterone responsible for libido also decreases, therefore a decreased willingness to have sex which may be particularly arduous for the partner.A hormonal therapy might be a solution. Depending on the menopause’s advancement and doctor’s recommendations, on of the methods of hormone intake is applied, that is oestrogen and progestogen in various combinations.

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