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Welcome to The Club: Period Party

Being a reproductive health writer, I obviously have no qualms about all things pregnancy, periods, and sex. Much of that is thanks to my loving (and very open) Mom.  When I, the first of my four sisters to get my period, began bleeding, our Mom started the tradition of “period gifts.”  She got me a […]

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The Magical Science of Period Blood

Here at Intimina, one of our goals is to encourage people to change the relationship they have with their periods.  While menstruation can come with some unpleasant side effects, it’s also a potent time to turn in and practice period alchemy so that you can develop a deeper appreciation for your monthly gift.  Alchemy not […]

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(27F) My period is 10 days late, I’m on day 43 of my cycle and I’m worried. No chance of pregnancy so why could I be this late? Every month for a year now I’m late by a few days to a week. Help?

I have stopped taking the Pill for 4 years now and my periods were regular, my average cycle was 35 days. I have a history of ovarian cysts and mild endometriosis which was treated by a key hole surgery. Should I call my doctor? I don’t want to seem like I’m being dramatic at a […]