Menopausal symptoms can be overwhelming for some people. Experiencing physical discomforts can be a huge challenge for some people. It is also at this stage, women start to notice the physical changes, and they start to question their attractiveness, self-esteem and self-worth. 


And as if the physical changes and discomforts aren’t enough, the emotional changes can also prompt women bigger questions in life – “What is my purpose in life?”, “Am I living the life I want?”


In this article, we discuss the most common menopausal women face, and the lifestyle changes they can make. And hopefully, becomes the first step in leading to a more fulfilling and purposeful life.


Night Sweats

“One night, I woke up at precisely 4 am, with a gush of heat. It appeared as though my internal temperature had abruptly failed. Like a fire has set inside of my body.”


What can you do with night sweats?

  • Wear cotton and breathable material
  • After a hot flash, dip a towel into cold water and place it behind the neck for cooling
  • Reduce caffeine, spicy food and alcoholic beverages
  • Place a towel on the bed. After a night’s sweat, replace another towel immediately 
  • Stop smoking
  • Maintain healthy weight


Hot Flash

“The worst thing about hot flashes is the sweat. When hot flashes came, my makeup was ruined, my clothes were soaked, and it looked like I was poured with a bucket of water.”


How to manage hot flash?

  • Carry extra clothes and your makeup bag when going out
  • Wear loose clothes with cotton, avoid silk
  • Carry a portable cooling fan 
  • Carry small towels
  • Reduce caffeine, spicy food and alcoholic beverages
  • Stop smoking
  • Maintain healthy weight


Sleeping Disorders

“The most frustrating part about menopause is how it disrupts my sleep. waking up 7 times a night with an unexpected rush of panic, made it difficult to get back to sleep.


How to cope with sleep disturbances:

  • Do some relaxing activities before bed: Taking a warm shower or warm bath, reading, listening to music
  • Drink chamomile tea
  • Stick to a sleeping schedule
  • If you can’t fall asleep, get up and do some reading
  • Reduce caffeine and alcoholic beverages intake


Poor Memory

The short-term memory issues made me feel panic throughout my day. I noticed how heightened my anxiety was even though I was doing things I’ve done 100 times before.”


How to cope with poor memory: 

  • Exercise your mind: Play mah jong, chess, puzzles or board games
  • Do more exercise
  • Get enough rest
  • Eat a well-balanced diet with good fats 
  • Keep stress in check


Bad mood

“Maybe because I suddenly gained a lot of weight, and I did not have enough sleep, I felt I lost myself. I felt grumpy, short-tempered, and worst of all, not being seen.”


How to manage your mood swings:

  • Meditate
  • Focus on your hobby
  • Jogging, swimming, hiking, cycling
  • Focus on networking and building meaningful relationships with your loved ones


Urine inconsistency

Not being able to hold my urge to urinate has eaten up a lot of my time. I need to take 1 hour a day to incorporate my daily schedule with the location of the washroom in every venue.”


How to reduce urine inconsistency?

  • Perform pelvic floor exercises: Pilates and kegel exercises
  • Stop smoking
  • Maintain weight in a healthy range
  • Limit alcohol and caffeine intake


Vaginal Dryness

My marriage was hugely affected. I lost intimacy with my husband because he didn’t want to give me any more pain.”


How to manage your vaginal dryness?

  • Apply vaginal cream
  • Use lubricant before sexual intercourse
  • Use an appropriate feminine cleanser
  • Ensure good ventilation



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