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When will these hot flashes end?
Menopause might not last that long — but perimenopause might last years.
Irregular periods, hot flashes, night sweats, sleep problems, and mood changes all fall under the umbrella of menopausal symptoms that can begin during the perimenopause transition. Dr. Susan Reed, chief of service for obstetrics and gynecology at UW Medicine's Harborview Medical Center, told Women's Day that the symptoms and their severity can vary widely among women.