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Home Remedies for Menstrual Cramps

A menstrual cramp is a medical condition characterized with throbbing ache in the abdominal and pelvic area before and during the menstruation cycle. The severity of the pain may vary from one woman to another. 382 more words


Visits from Aunty

Perhaps you will get a visit from Aunty Bertha this holiday season, who always tells you that your turkey is undercooked and she’s afraid she may get salmonella. 534 more words


Uterine Comic

I’ve been working on a comic with the aim of accurately delineating some very realistic and subconscious conversations with myself and my menstrual cycle. Amazingly enough, the personification of her grand majesty, my Uterus, is going fairly well. 104 more words

Magnesium - Natural Wonder Drug

I’m a pretty big fan of magnesium. If ever there was a ‘wonder drug’ for the natural health community, this mineral would certainly be amongst the top ten contenders. 678 more words

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Life (and writing) stop for illness: my life with endometriosis

Apologies, readers, for my long absence.  I have been recovering from surgery for endometriosis, and now that I am starting to feel more like myself again I’ve decided to deviate from my usual focus on writing to talk about my experience of living with this disease. 461 more words


Inconspicuous Pain Relief

Hypothetical, but it happens more often than not : So it’s one of those flareup, crampy days.  But you HAVE to go to work. You have to run errands. 565 more words