Menstrual cycle

Menstrual cycle

Help for premenstrual syndrome

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Karen Walker
Edition: 
vol 4, No.3
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1983
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article defines pre menstrual syndrome, describes mental, emotional and physical effects. Lists possible treatments and available resources. 

Controlling conception naturally

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Vicki Van Wagner
Edition: 
vol 2, No. 2
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1981
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article discusses the various ways to use knowledge to prevent or achieve conception; The Rhythm Method; Natural Family Planning (NFP); menstrual and ovulatory cycles discussed in detail; Cosmic Birth Control is introduced.


 

New medications target menstrual suppression for healthy women and girls : “Menstruation is not a disease” say leading researchers

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Society for Menstrual Cycle Research
Edition: 
Vol. 10, N. 1
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
Fall/Winter 2007
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Discusses the recent approvals of extended use hormonal contraceptive medications that induce menstrual suppression in healthy women and girls (Lybrel, Seasonale and Seasonique), and issues a cautious and critical position statement on the new "cycle-stopping" contraception.

A girl's guide to periods: everything you need to know about menstruation

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English
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Online
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Canadian Women's Health Network
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Provides clinical and anecdotal information for girls and young women about menstruation, menstrual problems, products and celebrations.

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Reprinted and adapted with permission from Sweet Secrets: Stories of Menstruation by Kathleen O'Grady and Paula Wansbrough (Sumach Press, 1997).

From menarche to menopause: the female body in feminist theory

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Joan C. Chrisler, editor
Publisher: 
The Haworth Press, Inc.
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Binghamton, NY

Examines research on the menstrual cycle and women's reproductive health. Discusses how these topics may arise in therapy and provides advice on how to handle issues.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
COUN.F76 2003
ISBN 0789023504
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

How female bodies work: the menstrual cycle

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English
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Online
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Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Centre
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Describes the changes that occur during the various stages of the menstrual cycle. Outlines some possible reasons for changes in a woman's menstrual cycle from month to month.

Centre for Menstrual Cycle and Ovulation Research

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Educational Institution
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English
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Research

Forms a research centre with a mandate to distribute information directly to women about changes through the life cycle, from adolescence to menopause.

Primary Telephone: 
604-875-5927
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
CeMCOR@interchange.ubc.ca
Fax Number: 
604-875-5915
Street Address: 
380-575 W 8th Ave
City: 
Vancouver
Province: 
British Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
V5Z 1C6

Serena New Brunswick

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All women
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NGO - Non Government Organization
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English
Français
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Community education/development
Alternative care

Serena is a Canadian organization which is composed of trained members that use and teach the Sympto-Thermal Method (STM) of Natural Family Planning (NFP).

Primary Telephone: 
506-759-9557
Secondary Telephone: 
506-674-1548
Email Address: 
azor@nb.sympatico.ca
Street Address: 
30 Saint Cœur Court
City: 
Saint John
Province: 
New Brunswick
Postal/ZIP Code: 
E2M 5R3

Serena Nova Scotia

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All women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Groupe de soutien / support par les pairs

Serena is a Canadian Organization which is composed of trained members that use and teach the Sympto-Thermal Method (STM) of Natural Family Planning.

Primary Telephone: 
902-863-5061
Email Address: 
ns@serena.ca
Street Address: 
344 Main St
City: 
Antigonish
Province: 
Nova Scotia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
B2G 2R6

Serena Saskatchewan

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All women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Français
Services Provided: 
Alternative care
Consulting

Serena is a Canadian organization which is composed of trained members that use and teach the Sympto-Thermal Method (STM) of Natural Family Planning (NFP).

Primary Telephone: 
303-934-8223
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
sask@serena.ca
Tollfree Phone Number: 
800-667-1637
Street Address: 
PO Box 7375
City: 
Saskatoon
Province: 
Saskatchewan
Postal/ZIP Code: 
S7K 4J3
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