Heavy periods can feel like a burden to deal with, but do you need to worry? Get the lowdown on the whats, whys and treatment how-tos of heavy periods.
Many women often experience thrush before, during and after their period. Get the lowdown on why this is and how you can alleviate the symptoms.
Is ‘period flu’ a real thing? While not a diagnosis on its own, there are actually many flu-like symptoms associated with PMS and PMDD.
In partnership with the NHS we sat down with Reproductive Immunologist Dr Viki Male, and Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist Dr Fatima Husain, to discuss the latest research on the COVID-19 vaccine, fertility and periods. Here’s what we learned.
As if menstruating every month wasn’t enough, period poo is also a massive pain in the arse.
The Lowdown on periods
If you suffer with intense, soul-destroying period pain or heavy periods and ibuprofen just doesn’t cut it; mefenamic acid might be the answer. Here’s the lowdown on the benefits and side effects of this anti-inflammatory drug before you try it.
Periods, withdrawal bleeding, and everything in-between. We take a look at the facts. Period.
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.
Did you know some contraceptives can stop heavy periods and reduce pain? Check out the best contraceptives for the job and the methods you may wish to avoid.