Hollyoaks star Stephanie Waring has opened up about a secret health condition which caused her to 'scream' and 'beg for help'.
And it's an issue that around a third of women in the UK are affected by. The 45-year-old says she was diagnosed as perimenopausal in 2021.
The diagnosis came after she struggled for eight months with lack of sleep and other symptoms related to the issue, the transitional period before menopause, reports OK!
magazine. Best known for playing sassy Cindy Cunningham on the Channel 4 soap, the mum of two children - Mia, 17, and 12-year-old Lexi - with former partner Dan Hooper, has revealed her struggles in an interview. Try ME N Premium for FREE by clicking here for no ads, fun puzzles and brilliant new features. She told The Sun: “I was crying all the time.