A woman's body changes during menopause, in response to fluctuating hormone
levels. You can't control these changes, and many you won't even be aware
Some changes you will be unable to ignore because your body sends you
"postcards" in the form of insomnia, heavy bleeding, or irritability. Other
times, you receive a "hot news flash" (literally).
The Wolf Creek Primary Care Network offers topic classes to provide
information about the logic behind the changes you are experiencing, from the
perspective of your cells and tissues. They are only following orders, written
in the chemical language of the hormones.
Use this information to make informed decisions about the wide range of
therapies available to you as you adjust to your changing body. There's no
turning back, so you might as well be comfortable during "the change".
DEXA and Bone Density will outline why it's important to
keep track of "silent" changes to your skeleton.
Cardiovascular Risk Factors need to be considered during
this transitional time. Women are somewhat protected from heart problems prior
to menopause, but their risk is elevated after hormone levels adjust. Find out
what you need to know to manage your risk.
Adrenals and Stress may open your eyes to the importance of
two small pieces of tissue perched on top of your kidneys.
Hot Flashes: Chemical Postcards with an Interesting Message
will untangle the discomfort they cause in your body -vs- the purpose they
Mental Clarity Changes will explain why you have every
reason to question your sanity at this time.
This course is currently being offered in Ponoka. If you are interested in
attending, please contact your local physician's office and ask to speak to a