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A month into my Paxil adventure

I’m sorry I haven’t updated in quite sometime. I’m gonna try to get better at updating.

I can tell you one thing, this sure has been one hell of a rollercoaster. 460 more words


Wait. Menopause Can Last 14 Years???!!!

Jesus. Just shoot me.

Jab a fork in my neck and rupture my main artery. Maybe I’ll get lucky and die from dehydration because I sweat to death. 592 more words


Menopause Symptoms Now Lasting Longer Than Previously Thought

What’s worse than hot flashes, night sweats, sleep problems, mood swings, vaginal dryness, irritability, etc. that lasts 2 years? How about these symptoms persisting for upwards of 7 years?  192 more words


For Many Women, Hot Flashes Continue 7 Years After Menopause

What You Need to Know: More than half of women experience menopause-relatedhot flashes and night sweats for 7 years or more.

The Evidence: Nancy Avis, PhD, a professor of social sciences and health policy at the Wake Forest School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, and colleagues collected data on 1,449 women who took part in the Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation (SWAN) from February 1996 through April 2013. 321 more words

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Most Women Experience Hot Flashes for Over 7 Years, Study Finds

Hot flashes, night sweats and other symptoms of menopause typically affect women much longer than previously thought, a median of 7.4 years, according to a new… 181 more words

Delirious thoughts while having the flu

  1. When you show up to the ER with a fever of 104.6, every part of your body aching, shaking from being so cold while simultaneously feeling so hot you think your eyeballs are melting…it is not helpful for the staff to shame you when they find out you didn’t get a flu shot.
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Well So far....

For the past 3 days i’ve been feeling really really good. I almost feel like i how i use to. Now, I know that Paxil can take up to 6 weeks to fully take effect. 256 more words