What’s the difference between Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) and Premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD)?
1 in 20 women and people with periods are affected by a severe form of premenstrual syndrome called premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD). But what’s the difference? We take a deep dive into the symptoms, causes and the contraceptive options that could help.
Does smoking weed affect the effectiveness of the birth control pill? Are there combined side effects? Get the lowdown in our guide to cannabis and contraception.
The UK’s drug regulatory body has announced that the progestogen-only pill is to be made available without a prescription for a small fee.
There is no evidence that the COVID-19 vaccine causes infertility – but many of you have questions or concerns about getting the vaccine, and want to know how and why it may impact your menstrual cycle.So we invited one of the world’s leading experts on this topic – Dr Victoria Male – a reproductive immunology scientist, to come and talk to us.
The Lowdown on Fertility
Professor Colin Duncan – one of the world’s leading experts on Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) speaks with The Lowdown.
If we can now take the pill back to back, why haven’t we been doing it all along? Get the lowdown on the evidence behind the new 2020 guidelines that state continuous pill taking is safe, more effective and, a lot less hassle!