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Hot Flashes: It affects Men, Too!

We tend to associate hot flashes to women at the time of menopause. However, the condition affects men as well.

In both men and women, hormones are to blame. 619 more words

Prostate Cancer

Hot Flash Cold Flush Club

Hot Flash Cold Flush Club

Membership is open to those of any age, who declare: “Does it seem Hot in here?”

Wearing tank shirts in the winter, we have no worries. 163 more words


When I'm nervous...

My fabulous friend Charnele tagged me last week to share a little about some of my nervous tics.  I don’t think I have a whole lot of nervous habits, but there are a few that spring immediately to mind: 135 more words

A Bit Of Fun

Menopausal women could ‘work out’ their hot flashes

29 JUN 2012

Menopausal women who exercise may experience fewer hot flashes in the 24 hours following physical activity, according to health researchers.

In general, women who are relatively inactive or are overweight or obese tend to have a risk of increased symptoms of perceived hot flashes, noted Steriani Elavsky, assistant professor of kinesiology at Penn State. 629 more words

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Premarin for Hotflashes? "Neigh"!

So, I’m going through menopause, the night sweats, insomnia, weight gain, hot flashes, the whole nine yards. It’s miserable, to say the least. And summer is even worse! 897 more words

Animal Rights

Bothered by hot flashes? Acupuncture might be the answer

New meta-analysis shows benefits of ancient Chinese method on today’s menopausal hot flashes

CLEVELAND, Ohio (July 14, 2014)—In the 2,500+ years that have passed since acupuncture was first used by the ancient Chinese, it has been used to treat a number of physical, mental and emotional conditions including nausea and vomiting, stroke rehabilitation, headaches, menstrual cramps, asthma, carpal tunnel, fibromyalgia and osteoarthritis, to name just a few. 558 more words

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For the ladies

Please be aware this post contains the age old subject of  ‘Ladies Problems’

As a lady of a certain age I’ve started the new chapter of life knowns as ‘The Change’ which always concerned me as a child as I often wondered what the hell I would change into… 291 more words