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Male menopause

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Last reviewed: May 2018

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Male menopause - myDr.com.au

Many men report symptoms in their 40s and 50s that may caused by ageing or declining testoterone. Find out about the symptoms and how to help.

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Sexual difficulties in the menopause - Australasian Menopause Society

Sexual difficulties can be life-long or recently acquired, but they are a common presentation at the menopause.

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Sex After Menopause | myVMC

Changes in sexual feelingsduring and after menopause are caused byhormonal and psychosocial changes, and can be permanent.

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Menopause information | myVMC

Menopause is the permanent cessation of menstrual periods. It is diagnosed after one year with no periods when the average woman is 51 years of age.

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Husband's Guide to Great Sex After Menopause | myVMC

Menopause is a time when women experience considerable hormonal changes which result in symptoms such as hot flushes, mood swings and sexual problems. While these symptoms are natural, they can cause significant distress for menopausal women and their partners, and can disrupt the couple's sex life.

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Middle years - overview | Jean Hailes - Anxiety: Learn, Think, Do

Women of all ages are likely to experience anxiety more than men but between the ages of 35 and 64. The middle years are a long and busy time. Physical changes can range from pregnancy, childbirth to menopause.

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Mood swings in menopause cause and treatments information | myVMC

Mood changes can occur during and after menopause. They can take mild forms such as feeling irritated and upset, or more severe forms such as rapid temper changes and aggression.

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Osteoporosis information | myVMC

Osteoporosis is a condition characterised by weak, brittle bones which fracture easily. It is most common in post menopausal women.

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Contraception - Australasian Menopause Society

While fertility naturally declines with age, there is still a chance of pregnancy for up to 12 months after the last menstrual period for women over 50 (24 months for women who reach menopause before 50 years).

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Testosterone (male sex hormone) information | myVMC

Testosterone is the male sex hormone and one of a group of hormones known as androgens. It can be supplemented with testosterone replacement therapy.

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