Are you on the change? Take the menopause quiz to find out.
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The average age of the menopause is
A typical characteristic symptom of the menopause is:
a. Lows and highs of moods within a short period of time
b. Loss of sexual appetite
c. Vaginal dryness and painful intercourse
d. Hot sweats especially during the night.
e. It varies from woman to woman
Menopause is medically considered as:
a. Irregular periods and brown period spotting after age 40
b. Hair falling out in excess
c. No menstrual period for 12 consecutive months
d. Intermittent hot and cold flushes
Menopause increases health risks like:
a. Heart Disease
d. A and C
If you think you are going through the menopause you should consider:
a. Speaking to your doctor first as your medical history may prevent you from trying over the counter products
b. Increase her carbohydrate intake
d. Herbal remedies
The most accurate test to determine if a woman is entering into the menopausal stage is:
a. Over the counter menopause home testing kits
b. Full blood count (FBCs)
e. None of the above
Which of the following are proven alternative therapies to treat menopause symptoms:
a. Black cohosh
b. Evening primrose oil
c. Herbal teas
d. None of the above
Some doctors may prescribe which treatment?
a. Hormone replacement therapies (HRT)
b. Contraceptive pill
d. A or B
Premature menopause is considered in a woman younger than _ years
Which of these can induce the menopause?
a. Multiple childbirths (triplets etc)
b. Surgical removal of the ovaries
c. Chemotherapy and radiation
d. Answers B&C
Symptoms of menopause are:
a. Night Sweats
e. Stress incontinence
f. All of the above
If you have had chemotherapy your doctor is less likely to prescribe you with hormone therapy treatment.
You can still get pregnant if you are post-menopausal.
As a result of menopause, which can occur?
a. Decreased oestrogen levels
b. Vaginal atrophy (thinning and drying of the vagina wall lining)
d. All of the above
Menopause happens to men as result of low testosterone.
You are less likely to be depressed once you have reached the menopause.
If you think you are going through the menopause please see your doctor. If you are experiencing stress incontinence symptoms due to the menopause Incostress is an approved medical device which can help control the involutary loss of urine and strengthen the pelvic floor muscles. www.incostress.com for more details.
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