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Causes and Treatment of Menorrhagia

The causes of menorrhagia can vary widely between women, but there are some common issues at the root of unusually heavy bleeding. These include fibroids, low progesterone relative to estrogen (both common in perimenopause), PCOS, or other hormonal imbalance. Occasionally an intrauterine [...]

By |2018-02-19T02:49:24-05:00April 4th, 2017|
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Menorrhagia and Hypermenorrhagia

Heavy bleeding during your menstrual cycle can be both frightening and isolating. You may find yourself unable to leave the house for fear that you’ll soak through your tampon or pad and end up in an embarrassing situation. Let’s talk about what’s [...]

By |2018-02-19T02:51:36-05:00April 4th, 2017|
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The Menstrual Cycle

You have likely been having menstrual cycles since you were a teenager, but have you ever really understood what’s happening in your body? Have you ever wondered why your cycle can be so different from other women you know? A woman’s menstrual [...]

By |2018-02-19T02:39:41-05:00April 4th, 2017|
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Information on Menstruation

From puberty until menopause, a woman’s biochemistry waxes and wanes to her own unique monthly rhythm, known as the menstrual cycle. The word menstruation is derived from the Latin word menses, which means month. Regular menstruation is a sign that the body is [...]

By |2018-02-19T02:42:54-05:00April 4th, 2017|
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