How many years does menopause last?

Answer The length of time menopause lasts varies greatly for every woman. Typically, a woman begins menopause around 45 to 50 years old and the cycle can last anywhere from two to 10 years. Some symptoms ... Read More »

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At what age do you get menopause?

The year following a woman's last period is called perimenopause. Once she has been without a period for a year, she is considered to have gone through menopause. Although it may occur earlier or l... Read More »

How can I get pregnant after menopause?

Menopause is the cessation of ovulation and menstrual bleeding. Normally it occurs sometime after the 40th year, most often after 50. For most of history, pregnancy was not possible after menopause... Read More »

What is surgical menopause?

After women finish going through menopause, they can no longer have children because their body no longer releases eggs. Although menopause occurs naturally in most women when they are between 45 a... Read More »

What is early menopause?

The term early menopause refers to menopause that starts before the age of 45. If menopause occurs before the age of 40, it is referred to as premature menopause. The symptoms of early menopause ar... Read More »