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Is there always need for protection after menopause?

By Anonymous June 28, 2017 - 10:02pm
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I am 52.6 years old..have NOT had a peroid at all in 7 years,& i'm sure i was going thru menopause..etc,because of ..hot flashes,no desire.etc..now..its turned 360..desire is back..is protection necessary..I have my husband scared to death..thank you

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Hello Anonymous,

Welcome to EmpowHER. I think we calm your husband.

Twelve consecutive months without a period confirms menopause.
You are post menopausal and no longer ovulating. You can no longer become pregnant.


June 29, 2017 - 12:59pm
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