Doctors Confirm Period Cramps as Painful as Heart Attacks and Women Have a Lot to Say About it

A recent article sharing the reality of period cramps made headlines after a doctor likened it to a heart attack.

In the article by Marie Claire, a reproductive health professor at University College London was quoted saying patients have described period cramps as “almost as bad as having a heart attack.”

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Many women have taken to Twitter to say this is nothing new, pointing out that we don’t need man to confirm what we’ve known all along…

 

 

 

 

 
We believe strongly that conversations like this should be encouraged and women’s issues should never been treated as taboo.

It’s time the government starting taking the argument for Menstrual Leave seriously, the reality of period pain is not going away. Period.