VitaminKIWI® Giveaway

Are you experiencing a gurgling gut, bloating, belching, diarrhoea or constipation or…well…flatulence?

Digestive issues like these are common in the lead-up to menopause (perimenopause) and as you go into post-menopause. It’s all to do with changing hormone levels and the slowing down of the processes of our gastrointestinal tract as we age.

VitaminKiwi

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We have 100 FREE* bottles of VitaminKiwi (RRP $39.95) to offer women who are struggling with digestive issues.
 
VitaminKiwi is a natural whole food supplement made from the flesh, skin and seeds of New Zealand Green Kiwifruit. It is packed with gut-loving digestive enzymes, soluble fibre and antioxidants. 
 
This offer is open to anyone who purchases 40+ or 55+ during the promotion period. You must type VitaminKiwi in the order notes at checkout.
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Post-menopause


This is the time when menstruation is well and truly over, the ovaries have stopped producing high levels of sex hormones and for many ladies, perimenopause symptoms subside.

Estrogen has protective qualities and the diminished levels mean organs such as your brain, heart and bones become more vulnerable. It’s also a key lubricant so your lips may become drier, your joints less supple and your vagina might be drier. In addition, your thyroid, digestion, insulin, cortisol and weight may alter.

At this juncture, a woman might experience an increase in the signs of reduced estrogen but she should have a decrease of perimenopause symptoms. That said, some women will experience symptoms like hot flushes for years or even the rest of their lives.

Perimenopause

Peri = ‘near’

Most females begin to experience the symptoms of perimenopause in their mid-forties. Your progesterone levels decline from your mid-30s but it’s generally from around 40 that the rest of your sex hormones begin to follow suit. 

Perimenopause is a different experience for every woman and some women may barely notice it. The first indicators are usually changes to the monthly cycle. This means that for some ladies, this can be accompanied by things like sore breasts, mood swings, weight gain around the belly, and fatigue as time goes on.

For those with symptoms it can be a challenging time physically, mentally and emotionally.

Importantly, perimenopause lasts – on average – four to 10 years. The transition is usually a gradual process and many women enter perimenopause without realising.