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Ever wondered why you or folk around you appear to be impacted emotionally by a full moon or things just seem to go a little crazy at this time? 700 more words

Shamanic Healing, Shamanism

Ugh! Migraines migraines migraines

Obviously I have always known that this time (the menopause) was coming and I have always been determined to be positive about this next phase in my life. 225 more words


Lara on Women on the Line

Women on the Line, a community radio program that airs all over Australia, interviewed me recently. I talk about the historical and cultural context and why now is the time to change attitudes to menstruation and menopause — and therefore also see changes in behaviour and the ability to self-care. 12 more words


3 reasons you shouldn’t stick tampons up your vag

For most American women, tampons are still a rite of passage. You start your period generally utilizing pads, the equivalent of menstruation diapers.

As time passes, those flows get WILD. 703 more words


Low vitamin D linked to earlier first menstruation, a risk factor for health problems throughout life

Public release date: 10-Aug-2011
ANN ARBOR, Mich.—A study links low vitamin D in young girls with early menstruation, which is a risk factor for a host of health problems for teen girls as well as women later in life. 478 more words

Missed - Medical Breakthroughs

GIVEAWAY - Ruby's Red Wash

Evening (or morning, depending where in the world you are)

Who wants another giveaway? What was that….. YES? Sure you do!  ;) After my review on the blog earlier today and this stuff just melting away a set in stain, I thought you guys absolutely needed to try some too. 108 more words

Reusable Menstrual Products - Info

Daily Health Tips: Foods to avoid when on your menstrual period

Have you heard the old wives’ tale that alcohol is helpful when on your period? You should watch this!