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    Period Poverty Is Much More Common Than You Think

    As any woman will tell you, menstruating isn’t cheap. Over the course of her lifetime, the average woman will spend a staggering £18,000 on period products. However, as much as we (very justifiably) complain about tampon tax and the extortionate cost of sanitary items, being able to afford period products each month is something that […] More

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    I Tried Using the Diva Cup & This Is What Happened

    I Tried Using the Diva Cup & This Is What Happened. I think if men menstruated, there would be no sexism or misogyny. Periods are the worst thing ever. I don’t have to explain it to all my sisters out there, but if there are men lurking on this post, imagine peeing a little bit […] More

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    Can I drink alcohol while taking antibiotics?

    Can I drink alcohol while taking antibiotics? Can You Drink on Antibiotics? If you’re taking antibiotics, your body is struggling to fight off something. No doctor is going to tell you to go out drinking—your immune system already has enough going on without you washing down your course of pills with a few pints. But […] More

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    Period poverty: ‘I use socks and tissue’

    Surviving period poverty with ‘socks and tissue’ Thousands of women in the UK cannot afford to buy sanitary products. Research by the charity Plan International suggests that one in 10 girls and women – aged between 14 and 21 – in the UK has been affected at some point. A Scottish government pilot project is […] More

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    Reasons for Missed Period When You’re Not Pregnant

    Reasons for Missed Period When You’re Not Pregnant. Missing your period is one of the scariest feelings! For most women, a missed period is typically the first sign of pregnancy. (And the thought of having a baby can be terrifying, especially if you haven’t been planning to get pregnant.) Before you worry too much, take […] More

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    Medical Insurance South Africa : All You Need to Know

    Medical Insurance South Africa.  Getting adequate health cover is extremely necessary because ill health or health emergencies can be very unpredictable. { Medical Insurance South Africa, All U Need to Know } As a way of helping you choose the right health insurance plan, we’ve compiled a list of reputable health insurance providers in South […] More

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    Period Pain Can Be As Painful As A Heart Attack

    Period Pain Can Be As Painful As A Heart Attack. John Guillebaud, a professor of reproductive health at University College London, said that patients have described the cramping pain experienced as a result of menstruation as “almost as bad as having a heart attack.” While some may be shocked by the idea that the levels […] More