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Pin and needle sensation in hands, no periods since 6 months, nausea, bloating. Is this menopause ?

Hello, I am 43 years old. I keep getting a tingling pins and needles sensation in my left hand . I have had this for about 3 months and it occurs at least three times a day. I have not had a period for 6 months but I am definitely not pregnant. For the last week I have felt nauseous every day all day - like morning sickness . I also get a lot of bloating in my stomach which i have never had before. Is this menopause? i do not have mood swings or vaginal dryness . Do you know what else it may be? Thank you.
Asked On : Sat, 19 Jan 2013
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Could be the first signs of menopause: you can check the hormones levels in blood.

Tingling sensation could be because of vitamin deficiency, can take multivitamins supplementation.

Being nauseous could be because of:

- food you eat (any recent changes in your diet)
- any drug you take recently
- intestinal infections (candida, parasites) = can do examination of stool for ova/parasites and candida)

I suggest to also take probiotics. If no improvement, consult GI specialist.

All the best!
Answered: Sat, 23 Nov 2013
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