Jun 21, 2022
In our second episode Katie speaks to Dr Philippa Kaye about the symptoms of perimenopause and menopause, how a diagnosis is reached, what treatments are available and whether HRT could be right for you.
In this episode:
0:00 What happens to our
hormones as we age?
2:14 What is the peri-menopause?
6:14 How do you make the diagnosis?
11:27 Prevalence of symptoms
13:01 Treatment options
18:57 Vaginal atrophy and dryness
20:51 Vaginal estrogen
22:14 How long should we be on HRT?
23:30 Lifestyle changes
25:00 Fear of HRT
25:50 Dr Kaye's book
27:37 Final tip
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This series is sponsored by Sylk Natural Lubricant.
It was produced by Emily Crosby Media.