Doctors have finally ruled that menstrual cramps can be as painful as a heart attack

(Originally published at Yahoo Style) It’s taken years and years of complaining and reasoning, but doctors have finally accepted that some periods can cause the same amount of pain as a heart attack. Although some people are lucky enough to have a relatively painless period, nine in 10 women experience cramps and between 30-50% suffer fromContinue reading “Doctors have finally ruled that menstrual cramps can be as painful as a heart attack”

Endometriosis is more than just having a low pain threshold

(Reposted on Babe) Salt and vinegar crisps are not my breakfast of choice. However, they are the only thing I have in the house that doesn’t require some kind of cooking or heating up or preparation, and also one of the few things that I don’t feel sick at the thought of eating at 9am.Continue reading “Endometriosis is more than just having a low pain threshold”