normal period cycle

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9 Great Gift Ideas for a Girl Getting Her First Period

A girl’s first period is itself a gift to celebrate! My first “menstrual cycle” (as my mom called it) was scary and confusing. I didn’t know some girls get gifts the first time they get a period. I would’ve loved to celebrate my first “menstruation” (as my grandma called it), which is why I had fun coming up with these gifts and ideas for girls getting their first periods 🙂

23 Best Vegetables to Eat for a Normal Menstrual Cycle

Many – but not all – veggies can increase your energy and balance your hormones. Here are the best vegetables to eat for a normal menstrual cycle; they’re healthy, delicious, inexpensive, and versatile. You can eat them raw or cooked, grilled or sautĂ©d, stir fried or baked (my favorite vegetables are baked yams and kimchi – but not cooked together!). […]

Help for for Irregular Periods – Herbs and Natural Remedies

One of the most common questions I’m asked is, “My periods are irregular, can you help me?” Yes! Here’s the good news: I researched the most popular and safe natural herbs and herbal remedies for irregular periods, and here I share them. Plus, I found expert advice and tips from doctors and naturopathic physicians. The not-as-good news? You need to […]

15 Most Common Causes of Period Problems – and Quick Fixes

Skipped, spotty, nonexistent periods? The most important first step is to discover the reason. Here are the most 15 most common causes of period problems, plus fixes that will help you quickly and easily regain control of your menstrual cycle. The most important thing to remember is that your hormones are key to regulating your periods. The reason your menstrual cycle […]

Medical Marijuana for Period Pain – What You Need to Know

Easing period pain with legal marijuana may be news to you, but it’s “tried and true” for Whoopi Goldberg. Here’s the latest on menstrual cramps and medical marijuana, plus information on Maya Elisabeth’s and Whoopi Goldberg’s legal cannabis company called OM EDIBLES™. Medical marijuana is not about smoking illegal pot to get high – but that stigma is strong and steady. Yesterday […]

What Is – and Isn’t – Normal in Your Period Cycle

What’s normal in your menstrual cycle when you’re 20 is different than when you’re 30, 40, or 50. This summary will answer your “what is a normal period?” questions, and help you see if the flow and duration of your period is normal or not. Have you heard of the menstrual cup? The The Diva Cup is a reusable, bell-shaped menstrual […]