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Women Suffer Because of Medical Misinformation About Debilitating Menstrual Pain

Menstrual pain isn't something like a stomach ache, and it isn't caused by mental conflict about being female, but too often, it is seen as either, and the monthly pain persists.

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Monthly menstrual pain (aka dysmenorrhea) can be debilitating to the point that some women are left wracked by it month after month. I know because I…

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Dr. Patricia Farrell

Dr. Patricia Farrell

Dr. Farrell is a psychologist, consultant, author, interested in writing, and health.