Synopses & Reviews
As many as one in ten women experience amenorrhea--the absence of menstrual function in women who have not yet reached menopause--in varying degrees of severity, at some point in their lives. This book offers women guidance and information about a subject that is often difficult to discuss.
Table of Contents
A Body in Crisis.
Women with Amenorrhea.
The Causes of Amenorrhea.
Contraceptives and Amenorrhea.
Psychological and Emotional Causes.
Problems with the Pituitary, Thyroid, Adrenal, and Ovarian Glands.
The Medical Effects of Amenorrhea.
The Emotional Effects of Amenorrhea.
How You Can Help Yourself.
Breaking the Cycle.