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50 yo, vag atrophy, migraine, hair loss, hysterectomy 20yrs

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Symptoms started with severe vaginal itching(vag atrophy), progressed to migraine, fish bowl vision, complete lack of concentration, complete lack of appetite, dizzy, blood sugar level of 21-not diabetic, clumps of hair falling out, heart flutters. I am 50, had a complete hysterectomy 20 years ago. Thyroid issues in family, dad, 2 aunts, uncle, brother, 5 cousins. I have never had ANY health issues other than allergies and occasional headache, and constipation. I take Oct magnesium 1500 a day and occasional Claritin and asparin.


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replied August 6th, 2014
Womens Conditions Answer A48679
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum,
The symptoms that you describe could suggest few of menopausal symptoms. Menopausal symptoms are many and each woman can have different experiences based on hormonal changes and how their bodies respond to these changes. The symptoms include: hot flashes, hot flushes, night sweats and/or cold flashes, clammy feeling, irregular heartbeat, irritability, mood swings, sudden tears, trouble sleeping through the night (with or without night sweats), loss of libido, vaginal dryness, crashing fatigue, anxiety, feeling ill at ease, feelings of dread, apprehension, doom, difficulty concentrating, disorientation, mental confusion, disturbing memory lapses, incontinence (especially upon sneezing, laughing, urge incontinence), itchy and crawly skin, aching and sore joints, muscles and tendons, increased tension in muscles, breast tenderness, headache, gastrointestinal distress, indigestion, flatulence, gas pain, nausea, sudden bouts of bloat, depression, exacerbation of existing conditions, increase in allergies, weight gain, hair loss or thinning seen in head, pubic area, or whole body, increase in facial hair, dizziness, vertigo, light-headedness, episodes of loss of balance, changes in body odor, electric shock sensation under the skin and in the head, tingling in the extremities, gum problems, increased bleeding, burning tongue, burning roof of mouth, bad taste in mouth, change in breath odor, osteoporosis (after several years), changes in fingernails (softer, crack or break easier), tinnitus (ringing in ears, bells, 'whooshing', buzzing) etc. If you have any of these/such symptoms, visit your doctor/gynecologist for further evaluation, clarification and assistance. Be in regular monitoring and follow-up with your treating doctor/gynecologist and report any new/abnormal symptoms immediately.
Take care.


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