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Help! There’s a Monster in the Mirror! AKA Menopause 101

An intro with a focus on ‘mood swings’ and vaginal dryness

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Happy Menopause Awareness Month!

What did you say, how dare that be a cause for celebration? Maybe it should be a curse for flagellation? And who’s big idea was this, anyway?




We are the voices of women who encourage, inspire, and empower each other to live lives of meaning and purpose before, during, and after menopause.

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