Search Resources (English): Menstruation

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We're not sick: we're women: blood money

Presents a social marketing poster examining menstrual suppression and its potential impact on women's health.

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Published: 2004
Menstrual suppression

Presents the Society for Menstrual Cycle Research's position statement on menstrual suppression.

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Published: 2003
Herbal and dietary options for period pain: consumer fact sheet

Explains the causes of pain during menstruation (dysmenorrhoea). Examines whether some herbal medicines or dietary supplements can help in the relief and prevention of period pain.

Published: 2003
Menstruation and menstrual conditions: herbal and dietary options for period pain

Examines the causes of pain during menstruation (dysmenorrhoea). Looks in detail at herbal and dietary options for preventing and relieving period pain. Includes links to other Cochrane reviews.

Published: 2003
Sports and menstrual periods: the female athlete triad
Looks at athletic girls who have disordered eating, no periods and osteoporosis, aka the "female athlete triad." (See Details)
Published: 1999-2004
Haven't we learned our lesson yet? Periods are not a curse
Debates the wisdom of new drugs offering menstrual suppression. (See Details)
Published: 2005
Is menstruation obsolete?
Discusses menstrual suppression and the trend that suggests that the most medically advanced "treatment" for menstruation would be its total cessation in all women of reproductive age. (See Details)
Published: 2002
Menstruation: what's normal and what's not (Russian)
Presents guide to period problems, including information about irregular periods, endometriosis, cervical cancer and Toxic Shock Syndrome, in Russian. (See Details)
Published: 1999
Thyroid disease, pregnancy and fertility
Discusses thyroid disease as it relates to female and male infertility, pregnancy, menstruation, and fibrocystic disease of the breast. (See Details)
Published: 2001
Women with epilepsy
Provides information on daily living, managing seizures, and medications. (See Details)