Home > Lifestyle > Woman > How to manage your menstruation How to manage your menstruation All sections in Woman » Friends and family » Menstruation » Your body » Your home » Your life » Woman News How to treat a yeast infection on your period Nothing spells misery like that unscratchable itch – except for maybe period cramps… Quiz Is my diet healthy? » 10 odours our noses can identify 6 body language mistakes to avoid SEE: 1 in 10 women silently suffer from this debilitating condition Severe cramping and painful menstruation, urination and intercourse are common symptoms of endometriosis. This is exactly how your period affects your workout During your period, your body is more like a man’s… One more reason to breastfeed Hormonal changes encountered during breastfeeding may lower the risk of endometriosis, according to new research. Does PMS really cause chocolate cravings? According to research, chocolate cravings among women are more common in the US than in other parts of the world. How 'physical' are these cravings really? Pregnancy not always the cause of missed periods Amenorrhoea is the absence of menstrual periods in a woman during her reproductive years. Woman goes through hell with Implanon birth control implant When Amanda Nicole Vinsen took to Facebook and posted about her hellish experience of the contraceptive implant Implanon (Nexplanon in the US), the entry went viral. 5 types of period cramps that could signal a serious problem Don’t write these off as just a bad bout of PMS. Should female employees get 'first day of period' leave? Two Indian media houses are implementing a new leave policy, and employees are blown away by the initiative. Many Vhembe girls don’t have pain meds for periods A group of young Venda women have taken it upon themselves to educate schoolgirls about the importance of feminine hygiene. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Managing diabetes in the workplace Back-to-school with diabetes Discover treatments that can help reduce acne What can I do to reduce or remove acne marks? Live healthier Fact or myth? » Clearing up the confusion around coconut oil Coconut – the 'fruit of life' Can coconut oil really help you lose weight? Experts dish on the high-cal weight-loss tactic. Sobering perks! » 5 tips to avoiding a hangover Can you really be allergic to alcohol? Is giving up booze for a month actually worth it? Many people commit to "Dry January" – but does it do your body any good?