Period & Health

Beyond Blood: The Science and Significance of Women’s Hormonal Cycles – A Comprehensive Exploration

Written by: Katrine Svensmark The Intersection of Science and Women’s Hormonal Cycles – A Comprehensive Analysis of Female Sex Hormones, Ovaries, and Hormone Production The menstrual cycle is a complex and fascinating process that has puzzled scientists and women for centuries. This article aims to comprehensively explore menstruation, delving deep into the science behind women’s…

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The Double-Edged Sword of Pain Medication: How It Can Help and Hinder Women’s Reproductive Health

Written by: Katrine Svensmark Medicating Pain, Questioning Consequences: Women’s Reproductive Health at Stake The use of pain medication by women is common for managing various health conditions. However, it is essential to understand the potential impact of pain medication on women’s reproductive health. This article explores the different types of pain medications and their effects…

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The Mind-Body Connection: How Menstruation Affects Mental Health

Written by: Maya Galinsky Flow and Mental Glow: how menstruation and mental health are linked. For many people who menstruate, periods can be a challenging time. Pain, discomfort, and hormonal changes can impact daily life and mood. However, what many people don’t realize is that menstruation can also have an impact on mental health. Therefore,…

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TSS and Menstrual Cups: Exploring the Evidence

Written by: Maya Galinsky TSS may be a rare danger, but menstrual cups still require attention and awareness! Menstrual cups have gained popularity in recent years as an eco-friendly and cost-effective alternative to traditional sanitary products. However, there have been concerns about the potential risk of developing toxic shock syndrome (TSS) associated with their use.…

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PFAS Near your Reproductive Organs? No Thank You!

Written by: Maya Galinsky Hormone-disrupting chemicals are closer than you think. Yikes!!!Understanding PFAS PFAS are short for per and poly-fluoroalkyl substances. They are a large group of manufactured substances that are resistant to heat, water, and oil. There are thousands of PFAS chemicals and are often found in everyday products such as food paper wrapping,…

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Handy Guide at your Cervix

Written by: Maya Galinsky We’re here to be at your cervix! Have you ever considered the wonders the cervix does for our bodies? This powerful multi-tasker is a very critical part of the female anatomy. Cervix comes from the Latin word cervix uteri which means “womb’s neck.” The cervix is the lowest part of the…