The parts of the menopause people would rather not discuss

I’m 48 years old. I’ve been experiencing a sh•tty menopause for the past 2 years. And I still find it amazing, how little people really talk about how it feels when those dark, hormonal dips come and you wonder how on earth you can carry on living like this. Perhaps, we are scared of telling the truth lest it alienates those around us, perhaps we fear the judgement our truth might bring…