Acne returning when coming off the pill

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Hormonal contraception can come with a multitude of benefits, including clearer skin. However, this won’t be a permanent fixture in most of our lives, and where acne is concerned, this presents a problem: what happens when you stop taking the pill?

Painful and heavy periods: could Mefenamic Acid be the answer?

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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.