Published in Women's Health Weekly, July 28th, 2005
According to recent research published in the European Journal of Contraception and Reproductive Health Care, "Perimenopause marks the transition from normal ovulation to anovulation and ultimately to permanent loss of ovarian function. Fecundity, the average monthly probability of conception, declines by half as early as the mid-forties; however women during the perimenopause still need effective contraception."
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