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Why do I feel tired and lack motivation during menopause?

Donna Hill Howes, RN
Family Practitioner

When estrogen levels change dramatically during menopause, the hormonal changes can lead to tiredness or lack of motivation. Occasional tiredness or difficulty concentrating are normal symptoms of menopause. However, if you are feeling tired so often that it is affecting your life at home or at work, talk to your doctor about possible solutions to improve your quality of life.

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