Menstrual cycle
The menstrual cycle is the cycle of natural changes that occurs in the uterus and ovary as an essential part of making sexual reproduction possible. Its timing is governed by endogenous (internal) bi...
Menstrual cycle - Wikipedia
How Do Women Deal With Having A Period … in Space?
Women astronauts face the question: to menstruate or not? Sally Ride’s tampons might be the most-discussed tampons in the world. Before Ride became the first American woman in space, scientists ponder...
The Case For Putting Weed Up Your Vagina
After their introduction of weed lube changed some people's lives, Foria is back — this time with a cannabis vaginal suppository meant to ease the hell that is menstrual cramps. Foria Relief is a $44 ...
PMS May Raise Women's Risk For High Blood Pressure
Women suffering from premenstrual syndrome (PMS) may only be experiencing the early stages of what appears to be a meaner, future health problem: high blood pressure. The rising rates of hypertension ...
Menstrual and Lunar Cycles may be Linked
Dr. Philip Chenette, who is one of the infertility specialist of the Pacific Fertility Centre in San Francisco analysed anonymous data mobile phone app called 'Glow' that women use to track their mont...
Number of eggs a woman has predicts heart attack risk
A woman's biological clock may also tell her cellular time. The number of eggs a woman has shows how fast her cells are ageing and predicts her risk of developing heart disease.
Ovulation
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Menstruation
Menstruation is the periodic discharge of blood and mucosal tissue from the inner lining of the uterus through the vagina. This cyclic discharge is seen in females of certain mammalian species (includ...
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Menstruation (mammal)
Menstruation in mammals is the shedding of the uterine lining (endometrium). It occurs on a regular basis in sexually reproductive-age females of certain mammal species. Though there is some disagre...
Follicular phase
The follicular phase is the phase of the estrous cycle, (or, in humans and great apes, the menstrual cycle) during which follicles in the ovary mature. It ends with ovulation. The main hormone control...
Ovulation
Ovulation is the event of de Graaf's follicles rupturing and releasing secondary oocyte ovarian cells. It is the phase of a female's menstrual cycle when an egg (ovule) is released from the ovaries. A...
Ovulation - Wikipedia
Luteal phase
The luteal phase is the latter phase of the menstrual cycle (in humans and a few other animals) or the earlier phase of the estrous cycle (in other placental mammals). It begins with the formation of ...
Fertility testing
Fertility testing is the process by which fertility is assessed, both generally and also to find the fertile window. General health affects fertility, and STI testing is an important related field.
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Hormonal contraception
Hormonal contraception refers to birth control methods that act on the endocrine system. Almost all methods are composed of steroid hormones, although in India one selective estrogen receptor modulat...
Lactational amenorrhea method
Lactational amenorrhea is the temporary postnatal infertility that occurs when a woman is amenorrheic (not menstruating) and fully breastfeeding.
For women who meet the criteria (listed below), LA...
Culture and menstruation
The relationship between culture and menstruation is expressed in many ways. A variety of menstrual-related traditions exist. One group of authors has theorized that menstruation may have played a key...
Culture and menstruation - Wikipedia
Lunar effect
The term lunar effect refers to the belief that there is correlation between specific stages of the Earth's lunar cycle and behavior in animals, including humans, that cannot simply be explained by va...
How Do Women Deal With Having A Period … in Space?
Women astronauts face the question: to menstruate or not? Sally Ride’s tampons might be the most-discussed tampons in the world. Before Ride became the first American woman in space, scientists ponder...
John Billings
Dr. John Billings, AM, KC*SG, FRCP, FRACP (5 March 1918 – 1 April 2007) and his wife Evelyn Billings (née Livingston) DCSG (8 February 1918 – 16 February 2013) were Australian phy...
Male infertility
Male infertility refers to a male's inability to cause pregnancy in a fertile female. In humans it accounts for 40-50% of infertility. It affects approximately 7% of all men. Male infertility is commo...
PMS May Raise Women's Risk For High Blood Pressure
Women suffering from premenstrual syndrome (PMS) may only be experiencing the early stages of what appears to be a meaner, future health problem: high blood pressure. The rising rates of hypertension ...
Chhaupadi
Chhaupadi(Nepali:छाउपडी  Listen ) is a social tradition in the western part of Nepal for Hindu women which prohibits a woman from participating in normal family activities during menstruatio...