No, Really. Someone Should Have Told Me What to Expect From Menopause.

I swear, I feel like Carrie White at 47. Beware the terrifying power of my hormone-soaked mind.

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I never knew what the boys were taught in 1982.

But at least I had Judy Blume when I was ten.

You know Stephen King’s Carrie?

Okay. Got all that?

But there isn’t any kind of network like that on the other end.

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No one talks about menopause.

Of the doctors I’ve spoken to specifically about menopause in the last couple of weeks, all but one have been men.

And if this is menopause and it’s going to go on for some unknown length of time, it’s an emergency situation.

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