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Exploring Some Complicated Issues: Body Image, Disorder Eating, and Weight in the Perinatal Period

Body image dissatisfaction is not an uncommon issue among women and is a significant risk factor for eating disorders. It is imperative to address — and ideally prevent — eating disorders, as they have the highest mortality rate of any psychiatric condition and can result in substantial disability (Arcelus et al., 2011).  Over a third… Read More »

Lidl to offer free sanitary products to customers to tackle period poverty

Lidl Ireland have announced that they will provide free sanitary products to customers, as part of a new programme tackling period poverty. Announcing the move on Twitter this morning, the retailer will provide shoppers with a free box of sanitary pads or tampons every month via a coupon in the Lidl mobile app. The company… Read More »

12 Reasons You May Not Be Getting Your Period

In terms of not having to deal with cramps, tampons, or waking up to blood-soaked sheets in the morning, not getting your period low-key rocks. Especially when you do this on purpose by (safely) skipping your period. But if your period is MIA when you’re kind of expecting it, well, that’s… not such a great… Read More »

Suicide Attempts More Common During Postpartum Period, and More Lethal

While we have abundant data to demonstrate that the postpartum period is a time of increased vulnerability to psychiatric illness in women, it has been much more difficult to generate data estimating the risk of suicide during pregnancy and the postpartum period. Suicide is a rare event; however, suicidal ideation is relatively common among pregnant… Read More »

How much vitamin c to induce period

I had a lot of inudce but it ended up being the parsley that really jump-started my period though. Since both of those things feel nice, how not give them induce try? Emergency contraception may be an option if you’ve had unprotected sex or experienced birth control failure. For instance, excessive weight loss or weight… Read More »