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Mirena

If you don’t feel comfortable reading about lady parts or menstruation skip this post.

Being a girl is tough. It really is. Men will never understand what our bodies go through. 904 more words

Heavy Periods? What's Really Happening?

So, every month you’re having a heavy period.  And you’ve tried everything, including over the counter pain killers that never correct the problem, cause you to experience more and more discomfort with every period because they begin to overload your liver, and you never get relief.  322 more words

Women's Health

Take My Uterus, Please

When I was 14 years old, I made a summertime visit to the doctor’s office. The purpose was to receive immunizations meeting the state’s health requirements for incoming high school freshman. 1,447 more words

Contemplating My Navel (Personal Blog)

So You Want An IUD

The time has come. You’ve decided you’re ready to enter the world of virtually worry-free shenanigans. Maybe you’re not yet a parent and don’t want to be, maybe you already are and are ready to stop with the amount of offspring you have. 1,125 more words

Educational

Mindfulness in Birth Control

Birth control and reproductive rights are topics that I feel strongly about. In this article I will speak openly and candidly about my own personal experiences with birth control and my opinions that have been shaped by those experiences. 1,137 more words

The Delicate Woman: Menstrual Problems, PCOS, & More...

A woman is delicate. So delicate, that if her intricate reproductive system and hormones are just slightly imbalanced, she will experience health discomforts and menstrual problems on a monthly basis that seem unbearable. 518 more words

Recent Posts

Does Hormonal Birth Control Lead to an Increase in Brain Tumors?

The longer that women take hormonal contraceptives, the higher the chance they will develop glioma  — a tumor.  The risk tends to be small though, mostly because the brain tumors are exceedingly rare.   285 more words