Expert Q & A Answers About Menstruation + Menopause
I haven’t had my period in 42 days, which is unusual for me. I’ve also been eating a lot, and my stomach feels different. Is something wrong?
My wife is going through menopause...what’s happening in her body to cause menopause, and what will it mean for our sex life?
I am a 37-year-old female and my menstrual cycles are usually 28-29 days. But for the last three months, they’ve been about 30-31 days long. Most recently, my last cycle was only 23 days. I haven't had sexual intercourse lately, but I did take a couple of home pregnancy tests just to be sure, and they were all negative. What can be causing my menstrual cycles to be longer and then really short?
I am 40 and getting ready to have a hysterectomy with removal of the ovaries. I’d like to avoid vaginal atrophy and have read that a regular sex life can help to prevent that. I’m single…but do you think manual vaginal stimulation would help?
Is intercourse possible after a hysterectomy? Or will it cause damage?
I had sex with my boyfriend on the second day of my period, and we used a condom. I've heard that it's bad for the girl’s body to have sex during menstruation, because her period will stop after engaging in intercourse. Is this true?