Everything Midlife Women Would Like to Know about Sleep (if they werent too tired to ask)

A good nights sleep may be elusive once women reach their 40s and beyond. Fluctuating hormone levels, a mind that doesn’t turn off when you turn in, and getting up to use the bathroom all contribute to sleepless nights and yawn-filled days. If you’re tired of counting sheep when you should be snoozing, the following

Menopause info – Cessation Menopause

Menopause info - Cessation Menopause

Menopause refers to the physiological stopping of menstrual cycles that is associated with advancing age in species that experience such cycles. More specifically menopause occurs as the ovaries of the species stop producing estrogen, which in turn causes the entire reproductive system to slowly come to a halt.

How to Get to Sleep When You’re Feeling Very Stressed

 

If you’ve ever been very stressed, then you’ll know that this can make it very difficult to get to sleep. It’s common when we’re stressed to lie awake listening to our hearts thudding in our chest and getting even more stressed that we’re not able to drift off and thus re-energize for the days ahead.

This is what makes the situation so bad: we know that the less we sleep, the worse the stress is going to seem tomorrow. Ironically, we’ll experience more of the very same stress that is keeping us awake!

So what can you do to overcome that stress and just drift off?