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Re: [IP] Re: females only

Ah.  Won't that be nice if this is all you get for menopause, too?

Elizabeth Blake wrote:
> --- a <email @ redacted> wrote:
>> Aw Liz, that is just not fair at all that you never
>> had a bg period 
>> problem. Would you consider maybe trading your nice,
>> stable ovaries for 
>> my wild and woolly ones?
>> :)Audrey
> Well, here's another thing.  I should probably have
> mentioned it to my PCP or CDE ages ago, but I haven't
> had myn period in a year now.  Last time was March
> 2006.  There was nothing weird going on at the time
> and right up until March I had been very regular. 
> April came, and nothing.  I thought maybe I was late,
> which did happen every so often.  Nope.  May came,
> June, July, August.  Nothing for a year.  I'm 39 now
> and this started when I was 38.  I looked up signs of
> menopause and the only symptom I have is no period. 
> No hot flashes, no sweats, no mood swings, nothing. 
> I'll try to remember to ask my CDE when I see her at
> the end of April and I also have to make an
> appointment with my PCP eventually.  I always used my
> primary care doctors for any female problems and never
> went to a gynecologist.  The fewer doctors I have to
> see, the happier I am.  Maybe not such a good idea.
> When I used to read about women whose BGs went nuts
> every month I would go back through my log books and
> check my numbers just to make sure I wasn't writing
> anything weird off for other reasons.  Nope, no wild,
> unexplained highs or lows.  I guess I'll keep my
> stable (malfunctioning/non-functioning) ovaries since
> I don't miss my monthly visitor.  Never had the BG
> problem but I sure don't miss the cramps!
> --
> Liz
> Type 1 dx 4/1987
> Minimed 715 5/2005
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