Can the Covid-19 Vaccine Disrupt Our Menstrual Cycle? Maybe — But It’s Likely Nothing to Worry About

Some women are noticing their periods are different after getting vaccinated. We asked OB-GYNs why this might be happening.

Prevention & Screenings

The Price of Period Poverty

Too many people who menstruate struggle to afford period products

Your Health

What Is Endometriosis?

Watch this video to learn about the symptoms, risk factors and treatments for endometriosis

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The Different Stages of Menstruation

As we get older, our periods — and how we view them — change

Your Body

My Heavy Menstrual Bleeding Led to Iron-Deficiency Anemia and Disrupted My Career, but I Took My Life Back

I realized I couldn't keep living with debilitating bleeding and fatigue every month. Finally, I found the diagnosis and the care that I needed

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Why It’s Important to Speak Up About Heavy Uterine Bleeding

Heavy uterine bleeding is one of the most common gynecological complaints.

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Female Forward Together: End Period Stigma

Our goal with this program is to elevate the conversation around women's health and overcome the period stigma that too many women experience.

Programs

The Double Whammy for Black Women With Fibroids

Black women are more likely to develop fibroid tumors and to receive invasive treatment.

Your Health

How to Combat PMS Symptoms

Most women suffer from some sort of PMS. Here are steps you can take to alleviate symptoms.

Your Health

Dispelling the Shame of Menstruation

A conversation with Rachel Neve-Midbar.

Your Health

Learning to Love Your Menses

A Q&A with women’s health advocate Irvienne Goldson.

Your Health

How I Kept My Period a Secret for Two Years

Secrets have always played a key role in my family. Over the years, everything from human behavior to the menstrual taboo has come to fascinate me.

Real Women, Real Stories

Why Do We Feel Embarrassed About Our Periods?

It's time to stop feeling shame around this monthly biological function. Let's band together and stop period stigma!


Your Health

What You Need to Know About Heavy Menstrual Bleeding

If your monthly periods are heavy or prolonged or both, you may suffer from menorrhagia, the medical term for heavy menstrual bleeding. If so, seek treatment from your health care professional.

Your Body

Mistakes You're Making During Your Period

Your menstrual period may be annoying enough, so no need to make it worse. Break free of these mistakes you may be making during your period.

Your Health