When you are on the pill, bleeding occurs toward the end of each pack. These are the days you take no pills or take the pills in your pack with no (or few) hormones, also called placebo pills. This bleeding will most likely be like if you weren’t taking the pill and you may have times when you bleed just a little or maybe nothing at all. Continue reading “Pills and your Period”

 

Despite the advances that science has developed, the most valid study about menstrual synchronization, was carried out by the American psychologist Martha McClintock and was published in 1971 by the Nature journal.  Continue reading “Why women synchronize their menstrual cycle?”

The expression “Know thyself” is old as Ancient Egypt, since it is inscribed on the walls of the sanctuary at Luxor. One engraving peruses “The body is the house of God.” [That is the reason it is said] “Man, know thyself”. Another says, “Man, know thyself, and you will know the gods”. Continue reading “The Importance of Tracking your Period”

If you’re looking to conceive but wonder if your irregular periods will make it difficult, we’ve important information – irregular menstruation does no longer constantly mean you’re not ovulating regularly! Continue reading “Ovulation and Irregular Periods: Things You Should Know”

If you are a lady, your possibility of getting a urinary tract disease or UTI, is high; a few specialists rank your lifetime danger of getting one as high as 1 in 2 – with many women having repeated infections, sometimes for quite a long time. Here is the means by which to deal with UTIs, regardless of whether you are encountering your first or fifth disease, and how to make it less likely to get one in a near future. Continue reading “A Guide to Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs)”

It’s one of greatest annoyances: finding a method of contraception that works for both your body and your way of life. With such number of options nowadays (15 to be correct), it can be entirely befuddling (and down-right overpowering) to filter through all the information out there. That is the reason Dr Deborah Bateson from Family Planning NSW provided answers to all your most asked questions. Continue reading “How To Choose The Perfect Contraceptive Method Made For You”

If you’ve been trying to conceive, seeing that positive pregnancy test is such a great feeling. But, while you are enjoying the first weeks of pregnancy, you may likewise have a big fear: What if I have a miscarriage? Continue reading “5 Early Miscarriage Symptoms That You Should Be Aware Of”

Did you realize that an expected 150 million ladies overall take anti-conception medication pills?
Such worldwide use of birth control pills stresses me because most women have no idea of how serious their health might be compromised. It’s  believed that these pills are frequently recommended to address symptoms (like spotting, cramping, acne and irregular periods) rather than study the real causes of these symptoms.
Numerous ladies don’t consider the genuine and unsafe reactions of these engineered hormones. However you owe it to your body, and to your future kids, to know more about this.

Continue reading “The truth about birth control pills”

Let’s talk menstruation.

Photo: Joshua Ness

Aunt flo, red tide, that time of month, shark week. There are literally thousands of euphemisms for menstruation so that you don’t have to talk about it, but what happens when we do want to share?

And what happens when you want to share with those closest to you? Sharing is easier than ever with period tracking apps, but how do you know which information to share, and what to keep to yourself?

So…what’s the answer? What’s the right amount of sharing, and how much is too much? What’s the right answer? Wait for it…. Continue reading “Should I Talk About My Cycle With My Partner?”