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What causes severe mood swings along with hot flashes and depression?

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Dr. Richa Agarwal

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Posted on Thu, 18 Oct 2018 in Pregnancy
Question: Can I be entering menopause even though my periods are still coming? I'm having the mood swings and hot flashes and depression. I'm 37.
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Answered by Dr. Richa Agarwal 2 hours later
Brief Answer:
Due to hormonal imbalance.

Detailed Answer:
Hello,

As you are 37 yrs. old, it is quite early to go on menopausal stage.These symptoms caused by hormonal imbalance and it may be starting off your pre-menopausal stage(a stage before menopause).
You can take a high protein and low carbohydrate diet.
Do some yoga and meditation.
Take a lot of fruits and vegetables and green tea.

Hope I have answered your query.
Let me know if I can assist you further.

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Dr. Richa Agarwal,
OBGYN
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