Symptoms that Say ‘Menopause is Coming’
Part of the Menopause For Dummies Cheat Sheet (UK Edition)
For the majority of women, symptoms of menopause (which you experience because your hormones are becoming unbalanced) start appearing before periods come to a stop. Check this list, and if you find that any of these symptoms sound familiar, speak with your GP; you may be approaching menopause.
Dry hair or skin
Inability to sleep, or interrupted sleep
Lapses of memory
Rapid heartbeats (or ‘heart flutters’)