Menopause happens to thousands of women everyday and it is a reality that every woman needs to face when they reached the menopausal age which is commonly on their 50s. Menopause is the permanent cessation of menstruation. A woman has reached menopause when she has not had a menstrual period in 12 months in a row. But there are cases that menopause happens prematurely before the age of 40. Facing premature menopause can be hard to most women.