Menopause is a biological process in people with gynecological reproductive systems, often starting around middle age. When menopause begins before age 40, it is called “early menopause.” Menopause occurs when one’s body gradually stops menstruating or after surgery to remove reproductive organs. After the cessation of menstruation, individuals can no longer get pregnant and give birth.
In this section, you will find articles about menopause, what causes this process, the symptoms to expect, and how to manage the physical and emotional challenges that may occur during the process. You’re not alone in this phase in your life.