Menopause: A Natural and Spiritual Journey [NOOK Book]

Overview

In the past, menopause was a 'hidden' taboo topic with so much negativity associated with it. It was seen as a purely physical process linked with degeneration into old age and ill health. However, with woman living longer it has begun to be perceived as a rite of passage into a new way of living and being, linked with more freedom and energy. Menopause itself can still be very debilitating for many women. This book is personal journey into the time of menopause looking at it from a spiritual point of view first ...
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Menopause: A Natural and Spiritual Journey

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Overview

In the past, menopause was a 'hidden' taboo topic with so much negativity associated with it. It was seen as a purely physical process linked with degeneration into old age and ill health. However, with woman living longer it has begun to be perceived as a rite of passage into a new way of living and being, linked with more freedom and energy. Menopause itself can still be very debilitating for many women. This book is personal journey into the time of menopause looking at it from a spiritual point of view first and how spirituality can help with physical, mental and emotional symptoms. It seeks to show it as a natural part of life. Personal insights are linked into meditations and mantras to help the reader fully embrace this exciting time of moving into her 'wise woman' time. It helps women take possession of their menopause, rather than the other way round. The author bears her soul with both honesty and humor. A must for any woman nearing menopause and partners who are baffled by the whirlwind of change!
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781780990477
  • Publisher: Hunt, John Publishing
  • Publication date: 5/25/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 109
  • Sales rank: 895,004
  • File size: 182 KB

Meet the Author

Colette writes a weekly column for the Lanarkshire Extra and has featured in many prestige publications. She has appeared on TV and radio and has a busy tarot consultancy.
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Table of Contents

Introduction 1

Chapter 1 Early Days 7

Chapter 2 From Spring to Autumn 13

Chapter 3 Crisis of Confidence 19

Chapter 4 Sweaty Betty, Chin Hair and Belly Hell 23

Chapter 5 Mood Swing Purgatory 27

Chapter 6 And Where Is My Brain? 33

Chapter 7 Lacklustre Libido 37

Chapter 8 Where Did My Babies Go? 43

Chapter 9 Disaster: The Breakthrough Bleed 51

Chapter 10 The Panic Attacks 57

Chapter 11 Angry and Irritable 63

Chapter 12 Exhaustion 69

Chapter 13 Mummy's Little Helpers 73

Chapter 14 Moon Sisters 83

Chapter 15 The Magic of Moon Pause 89

Chapter 16 The Role of the Grandmother and the Grandmother Ceremony 93

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