If you've ever wondered how long your menopause symptoms will last, this cartoon may give you a clue! Really though, everyone is different and some women may experience certain symptoms longer than others. Some may have short term hot flashes or they might go away and then return 5 years down the road. You can go crazy trying to put menopause in a nice, neat package! Better to educate yourself on the possibilities and then hang on for what could be a bumpy ride!