What Exactly Is Menopause? Simply put, menopause occurs when your ovaries stop producing hormones – especially the oestrogens. When this happens, you may start experiencing the classic symptoms of menopause such as Hot Flushes, Night Sweats, Vaginal Dryness, Irritability, Mood Swings, headaches, Fatigue and low libido. In some women Menopause can start in their mid 30s. In other cases women can go through menopause in their late 40s or even 50s.
There are many varied management strategies for the relief of symptoms relating to menopause. Please book to see one of our doctors. Our Queanbeyan GP clinic doctors serve Bungendore, Jerrabomberra, and Canberra.