cramps

Company Hopes To Help Productivity By Offering Period Leave

When it comes to approaching women’s health creatively, the UK company Coexist is dealing with¬†periods differently. The community interest firm in Bristol has introduced a policy giving female employees menstrual…

Lauren Vinopal | March 2, 2016 - 6:00 pm

Dare To Fight PMS Cramps With A Natural Remedy?

The first time I got my period, my mother (after crying and then running to tell my father even though I had just asked her not to) got into bed…

Leonora Epstein | October 22, 2009 - 8:00 pm

Today’s Lady News: The End Of Heinous Menstrual Cramps?

Doctors are working on a new drug for women who suffer painful menstrual cramps, also called dysmenorrhea. The drug is named VA111913, manufactured by a British company, and it’s being…

Jessica Wakeman | October 15, 2009 - 8:45 pm

Tyra’s First-Ever Period Show Was Bloody Fantastic!

I can think of lots of momentous events I wouldn’t want human pit bull/Baby Phat designer Kimora Lee Simmons around for — and inserting a tampon in my coochie for…

Jessica Wakeman | September 10, 2009 - 12:40 pm

Now You Can Zap Your Cramps Away

I’ve never thought of my cramps as particularly debilitating, but even I have had moments when I need something stronger than Midol. (One vacation where I was unable to get…

Daniela Guernica | July 1, 2009 - 4:30 pm