Chronic ill-health

Differential diagnosis and the menstruation taboo

How the menstruation taboo, among other factors, has resulted in a diagnostic blind spot.

Dodgy data and the menstrual leave debate…

A misuse of data to exaggerate the prevalence of severe period pain and subsequent need for 'menstrual leave'.

You are what you eat; 8 steps to better hormonal health

Balancing your hormone levels can reduce ill health symptoms, and the side effects of hormonal medication.

PMS: Politically Manufactured Syndrome?

This blog post unpicks PMS myths, in an attempt to better define menstrual cycle-related symptoms.