Menopause is defined as the state of an absence of menstrual periods for 12 months. The menopausal transition starts with varying menstrual cycle length and ends with the final menstrual period. In this phase the function of the ovaries ceases (reproductive organs) Menopause is the time in a woman’s life when.
Women experience mental and physical health problems like Hot flashes, Mood swings, irregular vaginal bleeding, urinary tract infection, weight gain due to hormonal changes in the body. Some women can develop osteoporosis due to decrease in bone density, cardiac diseases etc.
Menopause is part of life and not a disease. Therefore, gynecologists generally prescribe conservative treatment methods like hormonal therapy like estrogen and progesterone and lifestyle changes.