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Emerging Blogger Series: Dev’s Thoughts

This post is by Dev of Dev's Thoughts. Pixabay The monster in me: How I found out I had PMDD I think that I have always known that there was something wrong with me but I just couldn’t pinpoint what it was. There was always something distinct about me when I was on my period… Continue reading Emerging Blogger Series: Dev’s Thoughts

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Emerging Blogger Series: Emma (Mental Health Matters)

This post is by Emma from Mental Health Matters. Hello, my name is Emma and this is a piece I wrote for my blog in 2018. Since writing this article, I have found a treatment that is helping me. I have a disease called PMDD, and the supplement I am taking is called Jubilance for PMS. Jubilance has… Continue reading Emerging Blogger Series: Emma (Mental Health Matters)

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Estrogen and Depression: An Unhappy Dance

I've taken birth control pills for much of my adult life.  Sometimes the contraceptive benefit was useful, but much of the time, it was more about keeping estrogen fluctuations associated with PMS at bay.  I've recently decided to stop taking the pill because there is some indication that oral contraceptives may promote inflammation.  The connection… Continue reading Estrogen and Depression: An Unhappy Dance