Menopause is defined as the absence of menstrual periods for 12 months. It is also defined as the phase in which the female hormone production is ceasing. The hormones that regulate the breasts, body shape, hair, menstrual cycles, and pregnancy are all under a change.
Most women reach menopause between the age of 45 & 55 but it may occur as early as the 30s or 40s or may not occur until 60s. Menopause is the process through which a woman ceases to be fertile or menstrual. It is a normal part of life and is not considered a disease or a condition.
Signs & Symptoms associated with Menopause:
Menopause can lead to the development of complications like cardiovascular diseases, osteoporosis, urinary incontinence and breast cancer.