Will I survive the hormonal silly season? I highly doubt that I will come through it in one piece, especially after yesterday's trip to the mall. What. Was. I. Thinking! Each year I vow to be ready, I make a pact...
"Where's the bloody manual?" could be heard reverberating across the harbour last weekend. I'm sure half of Sydney heard my rants. I apologise to anyone that may have been in earshot. My perimenopause syptoms were at their worst: I was sad,...
I don’t know about you, but I think it’s about time we had an honest, open and frank discussion about one of the last remaining taboos when it comes to hormone issues, and that’s your sex drive, or lack...
Let's not beat around the bush, for some of us perimenopause and menopause can be a real fu*ker! I saw the anxiety I suffered for years - and had got under control - start to sneak back. What the hell was...
I’m a little riled up. Let me explain. I was watching someone's Instagram stories, when they started giving advice on perimenopause, and which foods, supplements etc help alleviate symptoms. Don't get me wrong, I love shared advice. But what upsets me...
My hormones are turning me into a cot-case! Not turning, they have turned me into a cot-case. My hormonal life continues... Outwardly I look happy, content and normal,...
The dreaded menopause. I thought I had struck it lucky when I barely had any symptoms for three years post menopause. In fact, I didn’t even notice I was postmenopausal having been on a contraceptive pill that caused my periods...
Since our co-publisher Jo shared her personal struggle with hormones and asked for you to share your own experiences we’ve had an overwhelming response. Below is another in our series of first-person accounts from our readers. We hope that...
Triple Olympian Lisa Curry freely admits that she must have been a nightmare to live with during those early years with her first husband Grant Kenny.  "My poor husband - I could have got divorced every month," the swimming star...
“Get me a fan, crank up that aircon, pass the chocolate and pour me a wine pronto," I bark to no one in particular as I am heading into hot flush number 500 for the day. As I tell this...