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Before Your Time

Before Your Time

The Early Menopause Survival Guide


Every year more than two million women enter early menopause and find themselves suddenly dealing with a host of unforeseen (and little discussed) issues. In Before Your Time, Evelina Weidman Sterling and Angie Best-Boss provide expert advice and answer all your questions, including:

Is it safe to start hormone therapy in your thirties rather than in your fifties?

What are your fertility options?

How can you combat the long-term effects of early menopause, such as a greater risk of osteoporosis, heart disease, and diabetes?

How will early menopause affect your relationships? Your sex life? Your sense of self?

Before Your Time
brings you the best-researched, most up-to-date answers to all those tough-to-ask questions. The good news: there is more research and information available now than ever before to keep you safe and healthy, and it’s all right here!
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  • Touchstone | 
  • 288 pages | 
  • ISBN 9781439108451 | 
  • April 2010
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Not Your Mother’s Menopause

After twenty years of regular monthly reminders that “I am Woman,” this absence of regularity is somewhat confusing. I am thirty-six, and part of what makes this tough is that a lot of people outside of my support network have never heard of this condition [premature menopause] and don’t always realize what I am going through, emotionally and physically. It feels like getting hit broadside by a speeding menopause bullet train to Hell, and you’re up to your eyeballs with symptoms that make whacking yourself over the head with a two-by-four seem like a fun idea. Now... see more

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Posted by Evelina Weidman Sterling

One in three American women will have a hysterectomy by age sixty. If you’re one of them, find out what it will be like from women’s health experts Evelina Weidman Sterling, Ph.D., and Angie Best-Boss, authors of Before Your Time.

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