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Period cramps can be as painful as a heart attack, says science - Body and Soul



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Period cramps can be as painful as a heart attack, says science 
Body and Soul
This is despite the American Academy of Family Physicians reporting that one in five women suffer from dysmenorrhea ? pain so bad it affects everyday activity. Yet hardly any investigation has been done on how to treat it or signs it could be related ...

 


Period Pain: When to Go to the Doctor - University of Utah Health Care



University of Utah Health Care
 
Period Pain: When to Go to the Doctor 
University of Utah Health Care
Let's face it: any time is a bad time when it comes to having your period. For most women, cramping and bloating are typical symptoms of the ?friend? who pays a monthly visit. But when the pain is extreme and paired with excessive bleeding, fever, or ...

 


Say goodbye to menstrual cramps with abdominal oil massage! - TheHealthSite



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Say goodbye to menstrual cramps with abdominal oil massage! 
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A study published in the year 2012 in The Journal of Obstetrician and Gynecology Research explored the analgesic effect of essential oils on women suffering from dysmenorrhea or painful periods. The study took into consideration 48 women who suffered ...

 


Anti-inflammatory Drugs Offer Better OTC Relief for Menstrual Pain - ModernMedicine



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Anti-inflammatory Drugs Offer Better OTC Relief for Menstrual Pain 
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A recent review of studies indicates that anti-inflammatory drugs such as NSAIDs are most effective in providing relief from menstrual cramps, also known as period pain and dysmenorrhea. For some women, menstrual cramps can be so intense that it ...

 


Try abdominal massage to soothe menstrual cramps due to endometriosis - TheHealthSite



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Try abdominal massage to soothe menstrual cramps due to endometriosis 
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For some women who are suffering from endometriosis, the pain could be so bad that it can make them bedridden. There are various pain relief options women sort to get relief from dysmenorrhea or painful menstruation due to endometriosis. The Iran ...

 


Long-Term Efficacy Data Show Sustained Pelvic Pain Reduction With Elagolix - Monthly Prescribing Reference



Long-Term Efficacy Data Show Sustained Pelvic Pain Reduction With Elagolix 
Monthly Prescribing Reference
Treatment with elagolix (AbbVie and Neurocrine Biosciences) was associated with sustained reduction in average monthly dysmenorrhea and non-menstrual pelvic pain through a 12-month treatment period, according to findings from two replicate Phase 3 ...

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Whoopi Goldberg's Cannabis Line Provides Pain Relief for Women - TheFix.com



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Whoopi Goldberg's Cannabis Line Provides Pain Relief for Women 
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Last year, Goldberg talked to The Cannabist about dysmenorrhea?painful menstruation?and how she feels medical marijuana should be able to be prescribed to treat it. But, because men often don't take period pain seriously, it's hard to convince ...

 


Home treatment for menstrual pains - NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)



Home treatment for menstrual pains 
NIGERIAN TRIBUNE (press release) (blog)
The medical term for painful menstruation is dysmenorrheal. There is what you call primary and secondary menstrual pains or dysmenorrhea. Primary dysmenorrheal occurs in women who experience pain just before and during menstruation, this is otherwise ...

 


Jonathan P. Baird: Trump vs. the pill - Concord Monitor - Concord Monitor



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Jonathan P. Baird: Trump vs. the pill - Concord Monitor 
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It is utterly backward that birth control has re-emerged as a controversial issue. For the past 50 years, there has been little controversy about it, other than ...

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AbbVie Announces Positive Elagolix Phase 3 Data | MD Magazine - MD Magazine



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AbbVie Announces Positive Elagolix Phase 3 Data | MD Magazine 
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elagolix, abbvie, endometriosis, menstrual pelvic pain, non-menstrual pelvic pain AbbVie announced positive data from 2 replicate phase 3 extension trials, ...
AbbVie says Elagolix reduces pelvic pain in two phase 3 extension ... Pharmaceutical Business Review

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