Sex & Periods

Why Does Thrush Canestan Cream Burn?

Vaginal thrush is a fairly common infection caused by the Candida species of fungi. It causes discharge from the vagina as well as inflammation and pain. A common treatment for thrush is canesten cream. It contains 2% Clotrimazole which works…

Can I Wear a Menstrual Cup Every Day?

When you’re not menstruating, sometimes discharge can be annoying. So is it alright to wear a menstrual cup for normal discharge? That’s actually a question open to conjecture. Menstrual cup companies recommend that the menstrual cup only be worn during…

Can You Have Normal Menstrual Period Bleeding in Pregnancy?

The simple answer is no. However some women can experience false periods, also known as decidual bleeding, which resemble the consistancy and regularity of a period for the first few months, or even the entire length of pregnancy. Before you read…

Menstrual Cups Are Disgusting – Or So I Thought!

A friend of mine had been using menstrual cups for several years. The idea of them grossed me out – a LOT! Collecting blood in a cup. And then cleaning the cup, and then washing and reusing the cup all…

Why Is My Period Late, Red or Brown? Answers On Normal Periods

Periods are a completely normal part of every girl’s life for at least a few decades. Unfortunately no woman experiences the same cycle – some may experience heavy bleeding regularly, others may only have light bleeding irregularly and every type…

Natural Pain Relief for Proctalgia Fugax (Pain In The Bum)

Proctalgia fugax, also known as anal cold, levator syndrome and and quite literally translating to “a pain in the butt” is said to have no known cause, and no known treatment. Not to mention that, since it’s also sometimes known as…