What is Menopause?
Menopause is Absence of menstrual periods for at least 12 months in a client aged >45 years
Menopause can be described in terms of having 3 stages- perimenopause (started few years before menopause); Menopause (cessation of bleeding for 12 months) and post menopause (the period after menopause till the end of woman’s life)
Various symptoms occur in perimenopause and menopause.
Some menopausal symptoms are: -hot flushes, sleep disturbance, anxiety, vaginal dryness, decreased interest in sexual activity, joint pain, wrinkles, headache, irregular period, urinary urgency etc.
- MSI Nepal provides support, counselling and treatment for various problem that occur during menopause.