How severe your menopausal symptoms determines risk of heart disease, cardiovascular disease, and stroke.
Two or more of the symptoms of menopause in the moderate or severe category put you at the most risk. showed the Women’s Health Initiative Calcium and Vitamin D study.
Hot flashes, night sweats, dizziness, heart racing or skipping beats, tremors, feeling restless or fidgety, feeling tired, difficulty concentrating, forgetfulness, mood swings, headaches, migraines, vaginal dryness, breast tenderness, headache or migraine, and waking up multiple times at night.
What is interesting, is that the research said that it can be that existing cardiovascular disease is making your menopausal symptoms worse, as well as the menopausal change making you have cardiovascular disease.
So time to come and discuss what may be at the root of the issues you are having.