Dr Shahzadi Harper, author of 'The Perimenopause Solution' interviews our Professor Dawn Sim.
Did you know we have oestrogen receptors in our eyes? During perimenopause and menopause, oestrogen decline affects our eyes, causing them to feel dry, itchy, and start watering.
And testosterone has a protective effect - that’s why more women than men are affected.
Other effects of menopause (and how it affects your eyes) - and steps we can take to help manage these changes.