For many women, every time the menstruation cycle starts can become a phase of frustration and limitation. Aside from limiting your activities, it can be quite an uncomfortable period, especially if you start to get menstrual cramps. Of course,...
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PMS Depression Treatment

Depression among women during their menstrual cycles is not uncommon. It is a symptom that women experience regularly during their menstruating years. One of these forms of depression is the premenstrual syndrome (PMS) related depression. However, the major difference...
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First Period After Abortion

It happens, so let's get into what's going on with your body and what you might expect with your first period after abortion. First of all, the decision to terminate a pregnancy is often stressful and the related anxiety...

What Is a PMS Migraine?

Any day that you have a migraine is a really bad day. For many women, a migraine can be really debilitating. Combined with other symptoms, a PMS migraine can feel like the worst day of your life! What is a Migraine? A migraine...
PMS has over 150 documented symptoms, and it is definitely an unpleasant experience for women. PMS symptoms generally show up 2 weeks before the latest menstrual cycle set in, and women are relieved of these symptoms once the menstruation...
Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) is a term used to describe a chronic condition with a potential range of symptoms that happen in-between ovulation and when you get your period (about 14 days). The symptoms typically stop when you get your...
When it comes to womanhood, there is nothing quite as crippling (or terribly inconvenient) as menstrual pain. Dysmenorrhea—the painful cramps that occur before or during menstruation—often call for something more than a dose of Midol. If you’ve ever wondered...
Menstruation is a natural physiological process that all women go through if they haven't conceived and are sexually mature. Even so, even as ladies everywhere go through it again and again, many don't really have a solid understanding of...
It's probably not the first thing you think about when planning your vacation, but your "monthly friend" might decide to tag along on your next trip. "Going with the flow" isn't always simple, but you can make things easier...
Menstrual periods are sometimes unpredictable. Contrary to popular belief, not everyone has the "typical" 28-day menstrual cycle. If you were to chart your periods you might discover your periods are longer in length or shorter than average - or...

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How to Stop Your Period for One Day

Hey girl. Don't even pretend that you've never said, "I wish I could turn off my period for one day, or one night." Right?...