Ellen Dolgen's Menopause Mondays

Menopause Mondays: Germs and the Menopausal Immune System

It’s true that many people would accuse me of being a germophobe…..have Purell, will travel! I have found great solace in learning that I am not alone in this germ-fighting mission, as my friend and Red Hot Mama, Karen Giblin seems to share similar tendencies. “Don’t be offended if I don’t shake your hand. If you are the insistent type, don’t be upset if I whip out the hand sanitizer immediately after our social interaction. It’s not that I think you don’t wash your hands. It’s just that I’m a bit sickened by the number of germs that could potentially be passed around by handshaking.”

Germaphobes unite! Get some tips on how to keep your menopausal immune system germ-free!