For Teen Vogue, by Danielle Sinay. Has your period ever kept you from falling asleep? Mine sure has. I’m an adult and still
However, investment in research isn't the only key to improving what we know about PMS. Researchers struggle to compare results
Approximately five days before my period, the backwards countdown begins and my entry into the bowels of PMS hell have commenced.
Murphy-Johnson's blood red jewelry line is inspired by the beauty of menstruation.
However, women who ate high amounts of B vitamin were less likely to develop hypertension.
According to the CDC, approximately 10 percent of women between the ages of 15-44 have, shall we say, less than optimal fertility levels. Before trying to conceive, many of these women know that something's up just by noticing that their menstrual cycle isn't as consistent as it should be.
Many Twitter users appear to agree. I honestly feel like I'm dying.. Do chickens feel this when they lay eggs?... #livetweetyourperiod
For too long, women have been pretending our periods are some kind of hideous beast that arrives to ruin our lives every month. It's time to stop shaming our bodies. That includes its functions, its needs and all its miraculous cycles -- including our periods.
Moody doesn't quite cover it. Volatile would better describe the way some of us are lucky enough to feel, the week before our period. I'm considering starting a support group for those of us that suffer from PMDD, also known as Psychotic Menstruating Diva Disorder.
What a gift, to feel. It can also make some of us a bit delusional. A bit Glenn Close in Fatal Attraction if you know what
Klump added that this pattern wouldn't be possible without the cultural messages women get about their bodies and "socially
Why do mood swings and other symptoms of PMS occur before the bleeding? As Moffitt explains, it's all about the hormonal
PMS and PMDD can't be "cured." There's no magic solution, but that doesn't mean you have to wave the white flag. Use these tactics to improve your overall well-being and manage your symptoms naturally.
8. When we can't find ANYTHING to wear... "I think I'll go with sweats." 6. We can get away with washing them, like, never
In order for women to have the parts and hormones necessary to partake in the great privilege of giving birth, women have unknowingly made a secret pact with the devil.
Women's experience of sleep loss is different, and requires sensitivity to feminine factors that may cause and maintain sleep difficulties. Focusing on ways to get quality sleep can help prevent the many health, cognitive and emotional consequences of sleep loss.