tumeric
I am not anti-modern medicine by any grounds, but I like to explore what nature can provide for us in terms of preventative and acute health care.
jezebel
Women aren't the only ones driven to act unfavorably by hormone fluctuations. Imagine the massive disorder diagnosis upswing if only testosterone poisoning were A Thing. Every time a guy punches a wall because he missed a layup? Road rage, chair throwings, gang skirmishes, fraternity hazing gone tragic? Every war, ever?
pms
These recipes are a gold mine because they’re cheap, easy and require little-to-no cooking.
pms
Ladies, as I am typing these words on my computer screen, I am going through it.
in

Sep 11, 2013 at 3:00pm | 99 comments

bodies
How much do some men know about our bodies? Not the physical appearance, but the inner workings of them all? I’ll tell you. Not much.
getting pregnant with michelle tea
Maybe Dashiell and I never fight, or maybe we fight really well. Either way, I’m pretty into it.
pms
Extreme depression? uncontrollable rage? distracting hyperarousal? And now, just for funsies -- severe body dysmphoria!
in

Jul 18, 2013 at 12:30pm | 349 comments

anxiety
You can't win a fight against your own body, friends.
all my things are broken
Seriously, I just dropped both a bottle of perfume and my phone in the past 10 minutes. It’s like my regular functional hands have been replaced with misshapen blobs of Crisco.
endometriosis
I didn’t go to medical school, so all I have to go in is instinct, history and the scary Internet. Why am I the one steering this ship?
mental health
It never occurs to me until I start bleeding that -- hello -- I'm not suicidal!
in

May 31, 2011 at 4:02pm | 0 comments

cramps
(And my hangover.) Thanks, mud!
in

Apr 10, 2011 at 10:48am | 0 comments