Posts tagged "pms"

New Survey Shows 25 Percent Of Men Believe They Also Suffer Symptoms Of PMS

The condition is called “Irritable Man Syndrome,” a term coined in the early 2000s by researcher Jed Diamond.

Bronwyn Isaac | November 20, 2015 - 12:00 pm

4-Year-Old Girl Sneaks Out At 3 A.M. To Get A Slushie

Talk about a girl on a mission. Early Saturday morning, four-year old Annabelle decided to sneak out of her Philadelphia-area house in hot pursuit of a goddamn slushie. She decided…

Katrin Higher | March 29, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Congrats, You’re Not A Crazy Bitch: Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder Added To DSM-5

Well, you’re a crazy bitch for a reason, at least. The exxxtreme version of PMS, premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD), has officially been recognized as a distinct mental disorder in the American Psychiatric…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 21, 2013 - 12:00 pm

10 PMS Snacks Guaranteed To Cure Your Cravings

When we’re PMSing, get out of the way world, for we are slaves to the impulses of our hormones. And they are hungry! They are harassing us, screaming Salty! Sweet! Both at

Ami Angelowicz & Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 1, 2013 - 9:00 am

The Lazy Girl’s PMS Survival Guide

Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) is a combination of physical and emotional symptoms including bloating, cramps, headache, and mood swings that occurs consistently during the ten days prior to the start of…

Kate Richlin-Zack | November 29, 2012 - 10:00 am

How PMS Can Save Your Life

Breaking news in the world of snake detection. And no, I’m not talking about trouser snakes. I’m talking about actual snakes. Those slithery things that can kill you, either because…

Ami Angelowicz | March 8, 2012 - 4:20 pm

Today’s Lady News: Offensive PMS Milk Ads Pulled

The California Milk Processor Board killed their offensive PMS milk ads that depicted PMS-ing women as irrational and difficult and showed their browbeaten men handing over cartons of milk…

Jessica Wakeman | July 22, 2011 - 6:39 pm

Milk Vows To Help “Men Living With PMS”

The milk ad campaigns of yore have been, for the most part, non-offensive. I mean, there’s not too much to argue with in the slogans “Does a Body Good” and…

Kate Torgovnick/ | July 12, 2011 - 12:20 pm

A Bracelet That Predicts Your PMS Threat Level

Help for men everywhere is finally here! U.K. man, Kari Dorn, invented a PMS alert wristband. After being married for 16 years and hearing his buddies complain about their domestic…

Ami Angelowicz | February 23, 2011 - 3:20 pm

The Top 9 Signs Your Girl Is On Her Period

Recently, an enterprising bro made a handy iPhone app that allows men to track their girlfriends’ and wives’ period cycles. Jon Rose, who created the whimsically titled “Code Red” app,

Julie Gerstein | August 23, 2010 - 12:00 pm

26 Things You Can Get Away With Thanks To PMS

While normally I’d say I feel something akin to dipping the world in sprinkles and fluffy bunny tails, today I’m all grrrrrrr! If my attitude could morph into a shape…

Simcha | July 8, 2010 - 12:30 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

The PMS Bill Of Rights

I love my body and I’m in touch with my beautiful lady-flower and all that. But the few days of the month that I’ve got PMS are hellacious. Yep, it…

Jessica Wakeman | September 2, 2009 - 11:59 am

13 Things Men Don’t Understand About Women’s Bodies

A few weeks ago I turned to my guy and asked, “When you have to pee, can you feel it in your penis?” He raised his eyebrows at me and…

Jessica Wakeman | August 24, 2009 - 12:00 pm

Quickies!: Sarah Palin Is A Liberal…Parent?

Sarah Palin’s abstinence-only view of sex education is rather conservative, but could her liberal parenting be to be blame for Bristol’s teenage pregnancy? [Shine]
Women almost killed themselves trying to…

Annika Harris | April 6, 2009 - 8:00 pm