There Is Relief for Pelvic Pain and Other Tough Symptoms Common in Midlife

July 08, 2024

Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause (GSM) happens when a decrease in estrogen and other hormonal levels leads to genital and urinary symptoms, including frequent urination, painful sex, and a sense of “urgency” in the bladder. Typically this presents over the age of 45 or so, but can be earlier.

The good news is that there are options for relief from pain and other symptoms you’re experiencing. Here, medical professionals describe the potential solutions you may want to discuss with your doctor.