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What impact does a decline in estrogen have on women?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Declining estrogen is associated not only with such life draggers as hot flashes and insomnia but with sexuality—a key quality-of-life issue. When your hormones drop, sexual problems like loss of libido and reduced lubrication arise. For the record, many other things can cause a drop in libido, including stress, financial problems, gain in waist size, and partners who are about as romantic as paperclips.
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