Carol Vorderman talking to a frog in the middle of the night! I understand!

This time around I am totally gripped by “I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here! “ Why? You ask…It was brought to our attention before this series that Countdown Carol has suffered with the Menopause, she suffered with depression and using Oestrogen patches. I wondered how on earth I would cope with being in … Continue reading “Carol Vorderman talking to a frog in the middle of the night! I understand!”

Menopause – thank you Samantha Jones! New generation of Menos!

Menopause – thank you Samantha Jones! The new generation of Menos!! I have been struggling more mentally than physically lately with this Menopause thing. Physically, as you know I do like to exercise and I do love my food and wine, I make sure I push as many nutrients into my body as possible. I … Continue reading “Menopause – thank you Samantha Jones! New generation of Menos!”

Menopause- latest research on HRT as featured in the Daily Telegraph

On Monday 25th August, The Daily Telegraph featured an article on HR which stated that taking HRT can triple the risk of breast cancer. Yes Cancer is a risk of HRT along with stroke and heart disease. However research can sometimes be questionable, I have not read the research paper and will try and find … Continue reading “Menopause- latest research on HRT as featured in the Daily Telegraph”

Is it hormones or just life? Hormones and the nervous system.

Is it the “change” or is it life?…At this stage of our life it can be confusing. Before my “change” I was interested with the nervous system and how it worked. I wondered how some people can just solider on and some, like myself need at least one afternoon per week in my Pj’s watching … Continue reading “Is it hormones or just life? Hormones and the nervous system.”