menstrual period


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menstrual period

n.
A single monthly occurrence of menstruation.
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The symptom patterns included: early symptom onset, beginning 11 years before the final menstrual period and declining after menopause; onset of symptoms near the final period with a later decline; early onset with high frequency of symptoms; and persistently low frequency of symptoms.
Ninety-two Iranian high-school girls with heavy menstrual bleeding, regular menstrual periods, and no evidence of gynecological diseases were randomly assigned to receive, in double-blind fashion, 250 mg of powdered ginger or placebo 3 times per day, starting on the day before menstruation and continuing until the third day of the menstrual period, for 3 menstrual cycles.
For many women, vasomotor symptoms such as hot flashes and night sweats last longer past the final menstrual period than previously thought, a large multiethnic, multiracial observational study has shown.
It all came to a head when the landlady confiscated her mobile phone and the defendant tried to break into her flat, she claimed, yet she later blamed her actions on a hormonal imbalance arising from her menstrual period.
Iron is lost during the menstrual period and this mineral is vital for red blood cell production and ovulation for reproductive health.
Dear Selma It varies from person to person, but cramps during your menstrual period are not anything to worry about unless its really severe.
Irfan Ali said some women who suffer from migraine headache experience more headaches around the time of their menstrual periods and other women experience migraine headaches only during the menstrual period.
At least 23 percent of girls in India leave school when they start menstruating and the rest miss an average of five days during each monthly menstrual period between the ages of 12 and 18, according to WSSCC, a partnership run by government, non-governmental organisation members and a United Nations-hosted secretariat.
In the first protocol ginger and placebo were given two days before the onset of the menstrual period and continued through the first three days of the menstrual period.
When there is no love, estrogen is unbalanced and leads to fatigue, changes in menstrual period, anxiety, wrinkles, headaches, fluid retention, weight gain, urinary tract infections and depression," concluded Dr Taher.