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Women and their partners share their own stories and experiences of the menopause. Please contact us if you would like to share your story.

how i discovered the benefits of apple cider vinegar

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How I discovered the benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar

In this article, BeingEve reader Angie Porter reveals how she discovered the many benefits of a daily dose of apple cider vinegar. Also read:  7 benefits of Apple Cider Vinegar...

experience of osteoporosis

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My experience of osteoporosis and some top tips to avoid it

It’s a little over a week now since World Osteoporosis Day and so I find myself casting back to my own diagnosis 6 years ago. I'd just climbed Kilimanjaro and...

peri-menopause symptoms

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The long and winding road to peri-menopause – a reader’s story

I'd like to share my personal experience with peri-menopause symptoms and my long journey to peri-menopause. In July last year, at the age of 46, I had an emergency blood transfusion to treat severe...

menopausal rash

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Giving The Rash to Charity

This week Jenny T suffers from a menopausal rash and decides a trip to the dermotologist is in order.  First of all, The Rash is not The Rage. However, we don’t...

man's view of the menopause

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A man’s view of the menopause – embrace all the changes

In this article, Robert - gives us some great insight into a man's view of the menopause through his partner's journey, his own learnings and some words of advice for his...

Death by Mercedes, what Cobblers

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Death by Mercedes, what Cobblers

This week our resident blogger Jenny T gets some perspective on life.  I’ve got concussion. Which has knocked The Rage off kilter entirely. Apparently the hydraulics that are hidden in...

the meaning of love

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The Meaning of Love

Our resident blogger Jenny T discovers the real meaning of men-a-pause and contemplates the meaning of love as she goes through the menopause.  If, like me, your ‘men-a-pause’ means just that,...

the rage

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Coping with The Rage

This week our resident blogger Jenny T struggles to cope with The Rage and contemplates life as she goes through the menopause.  I must admit I didn’t see it coming. But now it’s...

acupuncture helped my hot flushes

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How acupuncture helped my hot flushes during menopause

In this article, one reader explains how acunpunture helped hot flushes reduce when she was struggling. When I was younger I thought that one of the main advantages to being...

is that a hair on my chin

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Is that a new hair on my chin?

Our resident blogger Jenny T discovers a new hair on her chin and contemplates life as she goes through the menopause.  If you’re reading this then you’ve probably crashed into the menopause....