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New Period Tracker Helps Women Track Their Menstrual Cycle In Real Time

Medical Daily - ‎May 25, 2016‎
Now, Amanda Brief and Jacob McEntire want to offer something similar to women who are on their period. Introducing my.Flow. The monitor is a waistband clip that looks about the size of a compact mirror. It's meant to be used with my.Flow brand tampons ...

The pain of periods: What's a 'normal' menstrual cycle for teens?

LancasterOnline - ‎May 22, 2016‎
I often get the question as to what level of menses bleeding is considered excessive. Abnormal uterine bleeding can refer to bleeding between cycles or to very heavy flow during the cycle.
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Do Women Need Periods?

NPR - ‎May 23, 2016‎
Six years of your life. Or 2,190 days. That's about how long the average woman will spend having her periods. For some women, that's too many days, too many periods. More women in their 20s and 30s are choosing contraception that may suppress their ...

The surprising way jet lag can affect your periods

Cosmopolitan UK - ‎7 hours ago‎
You're probably thinking WTF are circadian rhythms right about now, but basically, they're the things that influence your body clock.
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The Period Shop (yes, a pop-up for your menstrual cycle) opens today!

Time Out New York (blog) - ‎May 13, 2016‎
Is it your special time of the month? Having your period doesn't have to suck. U by Kotex just opened a three-day pop-up shop in support of local women's shelter Susan's Place including The Period Projects, and the girl-power storefront makes surfing ...

Women's Health Wednesday: Five Cool Apps To Help Track Ovulation And Menstrual Cycles - ‎May 25, 2016‎
Glance at your phone to know when your next period or PMS is coming. Clue uses an algorithm to calculate and predict your own unique cycle.

This is What Happens When Female Astronauts Have Their Period In Space

Nature World News - ‎May 13, 2016‎
While most human body systems undergo changes during spaceflight, the female menstrual cycle, however, remains unchanged. As it turns out, women don't fuss that much about their periods while in space.

One UK company offer Menstruation leave as paid leave to female employees – Erie Tech Time

Daily Star Gazette - ‎May 18, 2016‎
The policy will be fine-tuned on March 15, when Coexist hosts an open workshop for community businesses, lawmakers and charity organizations to discuss “all different kinds of natural cycles, including the menstrual cycle.” Coexist employees will then ...

Goodbye Sanitary Pads? Women Don't 'Need' Monthly Periods, Expert Says

Science World Report - ‎May 25, 2016‎
A recent report by NPR reveals that more and more women are trying out contraception options to avoid having their monthly periods. Women of today now have the freedom to suppress their cycles. Some of the options include an arm implant, a hormone ...

Revolutionary Israeli Technology Turns Off the Pain of Periods

Jewish Business News - ‎12 hours ago‎
“Over 50 percent of women suffer primary menstrual cramps, for which they consume large amounts of painkillers,” said Kaplan, a male gynecologist.

7 Very Weird Side Effects Of Stress

Refinery29 - ‎May 19, 2016‎
In Status: Stressed, Refinery29 is teaming up with Secret, the expert in stress sweat, to have an honest, passionate conversation about the role of stress in the lives of young women today.

How To Handle Teenage Periods

BoldSky - ‎May 18, 2016‎
All that you need to know about teenage periods is that some online stores also contain period first-course kits, which include a variety of information on sanitary pads and their usage; you can go in for the most comfortable ones that will suit you ...
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How Menstruation Affects The Sustainable Development Goals

Huffington Post Canada - ‎7 hours ago‎
The taboos and myths that surround menstruation mean that it is a topic that is usually only whispered about. They portray women as dirty and unclean during their menstrual cycles, teaching girls to feel ashamed of their bodies from a young age, and ...
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Study: Drug Reduces Severe Menstrual Bleeding Due to Uterine Fibroids

Pharmaceutical Processing - ‎May 19, 2016‎
Repros Therapeutics Inc.® reported that oral administration of Proellex® at doses of both 6 and 12 mg achieved significant reduction in excessive menstrual bleeding, the key symptom of uterine fibroids. Normal blood loss in a menstrual cycle is ...

Women's tolerance of plastic surgery nosedives as fertility peaks

The Times (subscription) - ‎May 25, 2016‎
Women are more opposed to cosmetic surgery when they are at their most fertile - possibly because they think it gives other women an unfair advantage in attracting a partner.

Myth or Truth — Does Your Period Really Sync With Close Friends?

Health Essentials from Cleveland Clinic (blog) - ‎May 13, 2016‎
It's a widely known wives' tale, and many theories suggest that outside factors can push menstrual cycles to shift.
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She Tried It! I Used The Menstrual Cup And I'm Just Not That Into It

MadameNoire - ‎May 25, 2016‎
My period does what it wants. I never know the day or the hour of when my Aunt Flo will make her epic return. With the help of Clue, my handy-dandy period tracker, I can get a ballpark estimate. But mostly, I'm just winging it. Now, women know this is ...
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Depression can lower your chances of becoming pregnant: Study

The Indian Express - ‎15 hours ago‎
For instance, depression has been associated with dysregulation of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis, which may influence the menstrual cycle and affect the ability to conceive. Data for the study came from more than 2,100 female pregnancy ...

17 People Share Their Best Hacks For Menstrual Cramps

Romper - ‎May 25, 2016‎
There are certain things about your period that are awesome, like the amount of nicknames we have for our menstrual cycle. We have "Aunt Flo" and "Your Monthly Visitor", both oldies but goodies; "Shark Week" and "Riding the Crimson Wave" are pretty ...

Abdominal pain in women – when should you worry?

TheHealthSite - ‎2 hours ago‎
Premenstrual syndrome or PMS is a collection of physical and emotional symptoms that occur a week or two before your periods and usually reduce when your menses start. When PMS occurs on a regular basis with very severe symptoms and you find no ...