Menopause in POST-Operation Weight Loss Surgery Q&A Posted 15 hours ago On 03/16/2022 at 08:33, Tonib91 said: Can someone tell me why I’m still Having menopause symptoms After mini VSG ? I only had 60% removed . Currently 5 weeks post op Fat cells contain and can help create estrogen, so when you loose weight quickly you unlock some of the stores of estrogen. I call it my personal global warming. I’m post menopausal and experienced a fake period, and random hot flashes. I can limit the nighttime flashes by going to bed a little bit hungry. I’m still trying to understand the food hormones and gender hormone links? Anyone else?