When you look back in history, these "hysteria" symptoms sound an awful lot like endometriosis.
Four women share their experience with the physical and emotional pain of endometriosis.
Medicine Ball Slam. This is my favorite exercise to relieve menstrual cramps and frustration. Begin standing with feet slightly
While menstrual cramps can be painful, you can take many routes to relief.
Periods do not have to be -- nor should they be -- an all-or-nothing issue. As far-fetched as it sounds, it is entirely possible to adequately fund research into menstrual pain and take it seriously as a medical condition without undermining women's capacity to fully function in society.
As not all women are cycled with the New Moon, it is recommended that a yoni steam be performed approximately one week prior
After moving to the States at a very young age from Sudbury, Ontario, Canada, she became the drummer in the original lineup of the Cramps. Linna was a drummer -- a chick drummer -- and this was pre-Bangles, Go-Gos, Bikini Kill, Sleater-Kinney, White Stripes. There were no chick drummers in the 1970s. People took notice. Joey Ramone, for instance.
I love to see girls rock out. I'm calling this the summer of my midlife crisis. Yes, that's happening.
Cramps are essentially muscle contractions, just like the contractions that make your muscles move, but gone terribly, horribly
Gilchrist recommends early swimming lessons so that children and adults alike have this important skill. Additionally, for
Americans for the Arts' mission is "to increase private and public resources and advance public policies that create a climate
New secrets of the female brain -- how it reacts to stress and monthly menstrual cramps -- have been revealed in two studies