Reproductive and Pelvic Health
Trying to describe pain to someone is never easy. It's kind of like trying to describe the sound of a flute to someone who was born deaf. This can be particularly difficult when describing pelvic pain because it can be so hard to even know exactly where the pain is coming from.
You've been coping with it every month since you were a young girl, but just how much do you know about your menstrual cycle? No, not the four or five days of bleeding you get every month, but the full 28-day cycle during which your hormones rise and fall with greater regularity than the stock market. That's what we thought. Welcome, then, to Menstrual Cycle 101.
In the Beginning