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  • Originally posted by Wednesday L.F. View Post
    I thought I was safe to go off birth control after a landmark birthday and no periods for a year. Then suddenly, the elevator scene from The Shining. This left me thinking it could have been disastrous, since a pregnancy is a no go at this point.

    I feel dumb not knowing this, but how do I gauge when the big change has set in and I don’t need birth control anymore?
    Mostly menopause starts in the age 45-55 years.

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    • When the periods become irregular or do not arrive for months it is a sign of aging and entering into the menopause phase. The initial symptoms cover hot flashes, mood swings, excessive sweating and cold waves. Though it differs from person to person. If you are experiencing anything unusual with your body do not panic. Discuss it with your doctor and take necessary care to feel better while experiencing the menopause phase.

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