The onset of menopause
If you are approximately 45 years of age or older, you are most likely experiencing the onset of menopause. The average age for the onset of menopause is 47.5 years of age, the average age of menopause is 51 years of age, with menopausal symptoms commonly lasting for 4-5 years.
It is important to remember menopause is not a disease it is a process we go through, we can all experience menopause slightly differently, therefore although there are common symptoms, which symptoms you experience, and the severity and or frequency of the symptoms can and does vary between women.
If symptoms persist, talk to your health professional.