Bleeding Before And After Menopause

What is perimenopause? The period of a woman’s life that preceeds menopause. This usually extends from age 45 years to 55 years. What is menopause? When a woman’s ovaries stop releasing eggs and stop producing estrogen and progesterone which results in their inability to become pregnant. What are some of the common changes that occur […]

Adenomyosis: Pain and Causes

Adenomyosis: Pain and Causes

What is Adenomyosis? According to the Mayo Clinic, Adenomyosis occurs when the tissue that normally lines the uterus (endometrial tissue) grows into the muscular wall of the uterus. The displaced tissue continues to act normally — thickening, breaking down and bleeding — during each menstrual cycle. An enlarged uterus and painful, heavy periods can result. Symptoms […]