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Old 06-02-2009, 09:40 PM
 
Location: Some place very cold
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As part of his struggle with prostrate cancer, this man undergoes treatment to suppress his testosterone. As a result, he gets hot flashes, cravings, and other menopause symptoms.

He writes about it here:

My Brief Life as a Woman - Well Blog - NYTimes.com
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Old 06-03-2009, 05:30 AM
 
Location: NJ
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Great story!
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Old 06-03-2009, 08:30 AM
 
Location: In the real world!
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OH MAN! I loved this!! ALL men should have that menopause experince so they will have a better understanding of what women go through.
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Old 06-03-2009, 02:54 PM
 
Location: Florida
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AMEN LAURA!!! Not that I'd wish it long term on anyone, but for those who think it's just "in our head", I'd love to give them a few really good hot flashes and a whole bunch of sweaty sleepless nights!
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Old 06-05-2009, 02:22 PM
 
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As part of his struggle with prostrate cancer, this man undergoes treatment to suppress his testosterone. As a result, he gets hot flashes, cravings, and other menopause symptoms.
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thanks for the link , Woof;
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