• Women's Health

    Menopause: Hormonal Changes & Health Risks

      As perimenopause turns to menopause, the amount of estrogen and progesterone produced by the ovaries declines to low levels. This has a major impact on the body.   Sexual Problems Associated With Menopause Loss Of Libido Women need their hormones to have some type of sexual arousal. Without the estrogen, progesterone and testosterone produced by the female ovary, libido suffers and you may not feel like having sex in the same way that you did when you were younger. In some cases, the woman needs to take small amounts of testosterone in order to bring the libido to normal. Talk to your healthcare provider if you think you might…