menstrual cramps

Whoopi Goldberg Wants To Make Menstrual Cramps Go Away With The Power of Weed

Menstrual cramps suck and they’re an unfortunate inevitability for the large swath of the population that experiences the joy of menstruation. But, Whoopi Goldberg(?) is here to save the day. She announced Wednesday that she’s teaming up with leading “canna-businesswoman” Maya Elisabeth to launch a medical marijuana company whose aim is to produce products specifically meant… More »


Men Can Now Experience Period Cramps From This Menstrual Simulator

I cannot lie, there is a petty and vengeful part of me that enjoys seeing them handle it so badly. More »


Menstrual Cramps Not Only Cramp Your Style, But Maybe Your Brain, Too

Severely painful menstrual cramps may alter your brain’s grey matter, according to researchers at the Institute of Brain Science at National Yang-Ming University in Taipei, Taiwan. Business Week reports that IBS’ brain scans suggest “repeated bouts of excruciating aches make the brain unusually sensitive to pain — in effect, making the experience of pain worse.” More »


Tyra Teaches The Top Models How To Work A Stabbing Pain In Your Uterus

The best episodes of America’s Next Top Model are the ones in which Tyra takes time out of her busy schedule and teaches the contestants about posing. On Wednesday’s episode she gave them a very useful tip — when you can’t think of a pose, pretend you’re in pain. In the clip above,… More »


The Daily Squeeze: Playing Dead, Pain Control, Puppies, And Pills

Male spiders who play dead double their chances of getting lucky, according to a study in Behavioral Ecology. The spiders studied all tried attracting partners by offering food held in their mouths, but the ones who laid flat and motionless were in a better position for sex, literally. This is the first time researchers have… More »