Asthma and the menstrual cycle

 I’ve had asthma for most of the last two decades. Its mild, but I’ve always struggled to identify the triggers for my sudden-onset wheezing, since there didn’t seem to be
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Severe pain and nausea

I have always suffered from severe pain and nausea associated with my menstrual cycle. It seemed to get especially bad at around the age of 15 (c 3-4 years after
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Fibroids and medical disbelief

My fibroids remained undiagnosed for over 12 years, because my doctors did not believe me as a 10 year old, when I first told them about the severity of pain & bleeding I was
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Depression and ‘the pill’

I was on the contraceptive pill for almost four years and in many respects, it cleared my “period” of almost all symptoms. Of course, it is only withdrawal bleeding, but
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