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Women Share Menstruation Woes With #LiveTweetYourPeriod, Hilarity Ensues

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 06.22.2015 | Women

Cramps, gas, acne or the most vicious kind of hunger: Yep, when Aunt Flo comes to visit, it can be the worst thing ever. Just search for the hasht...

4 Ways to Make Your Period More Enjoyable and Restorative

Rachael Yahne | Posted 05.26.2015 | Women
Rachael Yahne

For too long, women have been pretending our periods are some kind of hideous beast that arrives to ruin our lives every month. It's time to stop shaming our bodies. That includes its functions, its needs and all its miraculous cycles -- including our periods.

Woman Goes Premenstrual Postal. Flees Home With Hershey's Bar and Samurai Sword.

Dawn Daum | Posted 06.16.2015 | Comedy
Dawn Daum

Moody doesn't quite cover it. Volatile would better describe the way some of us are lucky enough to feel, the week before our period. I'm considering starting a support group for those of us that suffer from PMDD, also known as Psychotic Menstruating Diva Disorder.

For The Feelers

Kate Baer | Posted 05.27.2015 | Healthy Living
Kate Baer

For a long time I pretended not to be a feeler. The cool girl image of myself did not include a lot of crying or sensitivity. "Sometimes I tear up a...

Rebecca Adams

How Your Mind Tricks You Into Feeling 'Fat' During Your Period

HuffingtonPost.com | Rebecca Adams | Posted 12.24.2014 | Women

It can seem inevitable. You hit the dreaded PMS week each month and you're tired, you're in pain and you feel as if you're heavier than usual for no a...

This May Be The Mother Of All PMS Myths

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 09.28.2014 | Science

Were you out sick that day in grade school when the teacher explained the menstrual cycle? Don't worry. A new video from the YouTube series ASAPSc...

Is This Why Women Get PMS?

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 08.15.2014 | Science

The symptoms of premenstrual syndrome may be distressingly familiar to many women, but why women get PMS in the first place has long been something of...

6 Strategies to Treat PMS Without Medication

Tracey Marks, M.D. | Posted 06.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Tracey Marks, M.D.

PMS and PMDD can't be "cured." There's no magic solution, but that doesn't mean you have to wave the white flag. Use these tactics to improve your overall well-being and manage your symptoms naturally.

Why Sweatpants Will Never Be Overrated

The Huffington Post | Megan Mayer | Posted 04.14.2014 | Style

Yoga pants tend to be our pants of choice. Their versatility means we can pull them off in the work environment, or on a weekend whilst running errand...

Women Over 50 and Our Monumental Discovery of Our Pact with the Devil

Arlene Nisson Lassin | Posted 02.15.2014 | Fifty
Arlene Nisson Lassin

In order for women to have the parts and hormones necessary to partake in the great privilege of giving birth, women have unknowingly made a secret pact with the devil.

7 Tips For Regaining Control Of Your Bedtime

Josh Tal | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Josh Tal

Women's experience of sleep loss is different, and requires sensitivity to feminine factors that may cause and maintain sleep difficulties. Focusing on ways to get quality sleep can help prevent the many health, cognitive and emotional consequences of sleep loss.

Poison Or Medicine?

John Berardi, Ph.D. | Posted 11.29.2013 | Healthy Living
John Berardi, Ph.D.

When it comes to heart disease risk, caffeinated coffee can actually be a "poison" for one person. And a "medicine" for another. It all depends on one little gene.

Saying Goodbye to All That

Sheryl Kraft | Posted 08.27.2013 | Fifty
Sheryl Kraft

I've come up with my list of things that many of us can say goodbye to/good riddance to with age. If this can't help me figure out just how I feel about aging, I don't think all the arguments in the world can.

What I Say to Men Who Want to Screw

Nina Camp | Posted 08.04.2013 | Comedy
Nina Camp

When I finished the Testi Maxx promo, Leo helped me celebrate. If it makes $$ in the mail, I'll train 3x/week instead of two. I'm typing softly now like an angel. Leo's snoozing away in my little alcove. So sweet, like a young prince.

9 Things To Expect From PMS, According To Stock Photos

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.15.2013 | Women

It's been a while since we did our last roundup of absurd stock images, but we've got a great one for you this time: What PMS looks like, according to...

The PMS Diet

Posted 03.10.2015 | OWN

By Corrie Pikul Here's what food to eat from morning to night to get all-natural relief from PMS mood swings, cramps, soreness -- and more. ...

3 Yoga Nidra Health Benefits

Elaine Gavalas | Posted 05.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Elaine Gavalas

The ancient practice of yoga nidra, also known as yogic sleep, is a meditative practice that results in conscious deep sleep. Current research suggests that yoga nidra can help relieve menstrual problems and symptoms of diabetes and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

5 Ways Menopause Has Turned Me Into Wonder Woman

Lori Lothian | Posted 04.14.2013 | Fifty
Lori Lothian

Menopause feels like someone slipped me a Wonder Woman pill.

Now Your Tampons Will Come To You, Incognito And With Chocolate

Posted 01.23.2014 | Women

Imagine it: a life in which you never, ever have to run out and buy "feminine hygiene" products again. A company called Le Parcel now offers to del...

Ladies Need GYN Education More Than SEX Education

Cathy Margolin, L.Ac. Dipl. OM | Posted 12.03.2012 | Women
Cathy Margolin, L.Ac. Dipl. OM

I know too many women who are menopausal, suffering with hot flashes and have reached adulthood with sex education under their belts, but without a firm grasp on their our own gynecological and hormone health.

Catherine Pearson

What Hollywood Gets Wrong About Your Period (And Why It Matters)

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 07.17.2012 | Women

If it were up to Hollywood to form our feelings about menstruation, women would go through life thinking their periods were icky or scary, one researc...

10 Ways To Get Rid Of PMS

Posted 01.19.2012 | Healthy Living

By Tammy Worth While not every woman gets premenstrual syndrome -- the cramping, bloating and general crabbiness that can strike around period ti...

What Do Men Know About PMS? Except to Duck?

Martha Rosenberg | Posted 10.08.2011 | Women
Martha Rosenberg

It is said that women's periods are a lot like airline meals. We hate them, we complain about them, we dread them -- but just let the flight attendant try to skip you!

Milk Board Alters Sexist PMS-Themed Ad Campaign

AP/The Huffington Post | By SHEILA V KUMAR | Posted 09.21.2011 | Home

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Associated Press) -- Responding to a wave of criticism, a California milk board on Thursday modified an advertising campaign that ...

Got PMS? Drink Some Milk, Says Sexist Ad Campaign

The Huffington Post | Carey Polis | Posted 09.11.2011 | Home

Thank goodness for the California Milk Processor Board's new ad campaign. Once a month, some women have this pesky thing called PMS that turns them in...