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World Menopause Day 2022: North West Women explain beauty of the obligatory biological process

By Afanwi Jolenta  Most women in Bamenda who are between the ages of 45 and above say the peri menopause and menopausal period are challenging experiences which every woman must undergo.  On this year's edition of World menopause day observed every 18th of October, some menopausal women have been sharing their experiences with  Mary Ndifor is presently in her mid 50s. She says her menopausal journey started by the age of 48 when she started experiencing irregular menses, heavy bleeding and hot flushes.  She adds that nausea, headache, dizziness, waist and knee pains are other health challenges she witnessed on a daily basis.  "I experienced bloating and unnecessary body disorder and sometimes mood swings that are sometimes unbearable. I became very temperamental and got angry at every thing, which has made me to be very conscious."  Magdalen Angwi narrates  Genevive Nchinda mentions dry and wrinkled skin as another physical c