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Sunday 16 December 2018
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Category: Women Health

The Surprising Reason You’re Getting Side Pains Once A Month

GETTY IMAGES Mittelschmerz is a weird word for a not-so-weird phenomenon. In fact, it’s so common that about one in five women...

Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) and Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)

PMS stands for Premenstrual Syndrome; “pre” means “before” and “menstrual” refers to the “menstrual cycle” or periods....

Sprains and Strains

Sprains and strains are fairly common, and luckily most kids and teens heal quickly. These are fairly common injuries especially if you are...

Removing Pubic Hair

Removing pubic hair is a personal preference. Some girls trim their pubic hair, or go to a salon to have a “bikini wax”; others prefer...

Gambling

Gambling involves betting money (or other valuables) for the chance to win money or other things. Some gambling activities (such as darts...

How to Wash Your Hands and Prevent Illness

Washing your hands is the BEST way to lessen your chance of becoming ill and to lower the risk of spreading germs when you’re sick....

You Can Actually Learn New Information While You Sleep

Your mind is always at work, even when your eyes are closed. Previous research has found sleep helps you store memories. But not only are...

What a bad night’s sleep really does to your body

Dr Sara Gottfried is, in her own words, an “under sleeper”. In our over-caffeinated, over-worked and gadget-addictedsociety, she’s...

My boyfriend doesn’t satisfy me sexually – therapy

Dear Sally, I’ve been with my boyfriend for four and a half years. We live together, his family adore me, and for a year, we’ve been...

The anaemia epidemic – is iron deficiency making you tired all the time?

More than a quarter of women are not getting enough iron, putting us at risk of being tired all the time, hair loss, mood swings and...