A woman is capable of creating another human being very naturally. This ability of conceiving babies is gifted to her by nature. She is capable of producing babies due to her fertility. A girl gets her menstrual cycle at the age of 13, this marks her puberty period. At the initial stage of puberty, many changes take place in her life. Many new emotions are introduced to her. She enters into a process of turning into a beautiful young woman. There is always a curve shaped graph followed in everyone’s life. After youthful life, everyone grows older. So do women. There are many changes taking place in her body. Many glands stop secreting hormones. One of the effect of this is having no menstrual cycle. When a woman does not have a menstrual period for more than 12 consecutive months, she is said to be in menopause. By the time a woman reaches this stage in her life, her ovaries have stopped producing eggs and she is no longer fertile. Most women have their last period at about 51 years old. The cessation of periods and the loss of fertility that accompany natural menopause are not in themselves troubling for most women. By the time menstruation stops, the majority of women have raised their children, and not having to worry about monthly periods can actually be quite liberating.
Unfortunately, menopause is also associated with numerous troubling symptoms, which persist for years in some cases. These menopauze symptomen (menopause symptoms) are thought to be caused by changes in the body’s progesterone, testosterone, and estrogen levels. The most common menopauze klachten (menopause complaints) are hot flashes and night sweats. It’s estimated that between 75 and 85 percent of women will experience them. Weight gain, specifically in the abdominal area, is also quite common. These are just two of the literally dozens of possible menopause symptoms. Others include: digestion problems, headaches, dizziness, and irregular heartbeat, loss of libido, mood swings, fatigue, forgetfulness, and bloating, explains Wikipedia. Almost 70% of women suffer from these symptoms. Slaapproblemen (sleeping problem) is also one of the problems. Naturally so, when so many physical changes taking place inside body and showing their presence externally, is bound to take its toll on women. A kind of restlessness and anxiety is often felt by many women. Memory lapse, disorientation, irritability etc. are common problems faced during this period.