So, today is International Women’s Day 2021, their theme this year being #Choose to challenge and on their website their main question being… How will you help to forge a gender equal world? In 2019 I published a book entitled ‘Men…Let’s Talk Menopause’. I partner published because after approaching several of the main publishers I […]
Menstrual cycles stopping earlier than they’re meant to…flipping awful…anyone affected needs really good specialist care and support…it can have a profound affect both physically and mentally. When I started writing this post I got so caught up in trying to write as much detail down as possible instead of my usual chatty posts…why…well menopause, as […]
World Menopause Day 2020 – how did that come round so fast! The basics don’t change though do they… The benefits of exercising throughout life are well known…heart health…bone health…mental health…general overall wellbeing. As you move into those perimenopausal years it can become even more important to find something you enjoy doing exercise wise, whether […]
Nutrition, a huge topic to try and cover but what a fabulous one…and incredibly interesting…
Giving yourself some timeout mentally and physically…allowing your mind some space and time to be still…to be calm…learning how to be content in the moment.
Unfortunately the Menopause doesn’t take a wee break because of COVID-19. Whether you’re on the frontline working or going stir crazy at home trying to entertain and home school kids hot flushes still happen, joint pains are niggling and anxiety levels are probably soaring.
Never underestimate the link between your brain and the rest of your body… Having a positive mindset not only helps with your mental health but it really does contribute to your overall health and wellbeing. Then there’s that word kindness – showing kindness to others but also being kind to yourself now and then is […]
Just a short post to let you know about the menopause diary I’ve put together…a useful tool if you need one!
Sometimes it’s those annoying, niggling side effects of hormones that can really start to get you down…some would say all part of our hormonal journey…others would label them as part of the natural ageing process…
Firstly, have you got a headache or a migraine. Is it related to those fluctuating hormones, the tipple you had the night before, any food you might have eaten, or just the stresses of life?
A topic which comes up time and time again with many friends who have daughters are the differences between ourselves and them at this stage of life!
A tad excited — ‘Men…Let’s Talk Menopause’ is the title of the book I’ve put together after several years of giving talks up and down the country.