Menopause — it’s not just hormones

Sheila O’Neill
Med J Aust 2007; 187 (2): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2007.tb01163.x
Published online: 16 July 2007

Hot flushes, night sweats and mood swings may have taken them by surprise. The loss of sexual desire or the experience of discomfort during intercourse may be evoking confused responses, ranging from self-doubt (“Am I still an attractive woman?”), to worry about the state of the relationship with their partner.

  • Sheila O’Neill

  • Cammeray, NSW



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