In celebration of World Menopause Day, we invited Alexandra Pope to share some wise words on why menopause matters.

By Alexandra Pope of the Red School

Menopause is too often portrayed as a problem, a looming disaster that women have to cope with as they blindly navigate their way through; often feeling lost, mad and dismissed. You would be forgiven for thinking that perhaps there might be a design flaw in the female body. That at menopause women* are designed to self destruct. Well, the good news is, they’re not!

It’s time to change the paradigm: Menopause is an opportunity to re-think and re-work who we are and how we want to live.

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