By Nancy Cetel

A good, useful method of figuring out and dealing with female and male hormonal changesWhile most folk are conversant in lady menopause, it isn't besides recognized that males, too, have their very own model of midlife transition and it s way more universal than one could suspect. It s only in the near past been understood that males additionally be afflicted by hormonal adjustments referred to as andropause and that assets for suffering to deal with his-and-hers midlife adjustments haven't been effectively available.Double Menopause is the 1st e-book to discover the phenomenon of simultaneous male and female menopauses. Dr. Nancy Cetel addresses the emotional and mental reactions in addition to the physiological adjustments either you and your companion may perhaps adventure. Even the main sturdy dating can disintegrate below the load of hormonal switch; Cetel deals a compassionate and reassuring survival consultant for either women and men that can assist you regain regulate of your existence and renew your dedication to one another. using useful, powerful, or even enjoyable suggestions, Cetel is helping you:* determine the signs of menopause and andropause* comprehend the myths, fantasies, and realities of midlife sexuality, from either the female and male point of view* paintings via inevitable conflicts on your dating* Ignite your "midlife love hormones"* evaluation the professionals and cons of hormonal supplementations resembling DHEA and development hormone* talk about power remedies together with your physicianBased at the newest state of the art study, together with the writer s personal, Double Menopause will give you and your mate a fit, loving prescription for optimum wellbeing and fitness at midlife and past.

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Not All Menopauses Are Created Equal Lila came to us because she was 53 years old, had stopped having periods two years ago, and was not having hot flashes. She was interested in knowing if she was really in menopause and if this was normal. As scientists we also were curious as to why some menopausal Fem a l e M en o pa u se 29 women have severe flashes while others don’t seem to be bothered at all. In Lila’s case, her estrogen levels were definitely very low and in the menopausal range. Because of the feedback system, her LH and FSH levels were high, as expected—and yet she didn’t have hot flashes.

This information has made the medical community amend the recommendation that estrogen therapy is always protective for all women against heart disease. If a woman has a history of preexisting heart disease, other options should be explored. Recently, the prestigious American Heart Association, one of the most influential organizations in the field of heart disease prevention, recommended that women not start taking hormones simply to prevent heart trouble if there is a history of heart problems.

Besides the inconvenience of wearing glasses, he hated the graying hair, the lack of energy, the loss of excitement for things he used to love, and especially the slowing of his sex life. He hated to admit that he couldn’t play tennis the way he used to—the endurance just wasn’t there. The worst part—and this was new—was getting up at night to urinate, and having an embarrassingly weak stream. ” He felt there was no one he could turn to—besides, men don’t talk, they bottle up. Barry was fortunate to have a wife who gently persuaded him to have a physical exam—it had been over five years since his last one—and he was willing to invite his wife along.

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