FFP 283 | Overcoming Period Pain | Lisa | Fertility Friday

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In today’s episode I discuss period pain. I go into the most common causes for period pain, and specific steps you can take to reduce and/or eliminate your pain starting today!

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Topics discussed in today's episode:

  • What is primary dysmenorrhea
  • What is period pain a sign of
  • How period pain is very common but not normal
  • The flow pattern of a normal period
  • Why you should get checked out by your doctor if your bleeding is too light or too heavy
  • How extreme pain with your period can be a sign of endometriosis or other issues
  • Why the pill may manage period pain but does not fix the underlying cause of the pain
  • Other modalities to look at when you have severe period pain
  • Strategies for reducing period pain
  • How processed dairy products can affect women
  • The importance of reducing xenoestrogenic chemicals from your household products or makeup
  • The benefits of acupuncture or abdominal therapies for period pain
  • How vaginal steaming can improve your bleeding issues
  • Supplements that can improve period pain
  • The importance of identifying the sources of inflammation causing your period pain
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Music Credit: Intro/Outro music Produced by J-Gantic

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