Blog for Moms
Now that we have been introduced to menopause in last month's article, we need to answer the question of how to manage the symptoms.
There are different methods of treatment that can be used. Here is a short list that I have come up with:
Whether you've had your period for years or you've just learned to "ride the crimson wave," I bet you thought you knew all there was to know about your monthly visitor. Think again! Here are five period facts that will surprise you.
Today the Softcup team all watched an inspring video, and we can't wait to see the documentary in full.
I really appreciated that the women in the video talk not just about how harmful the media is in raising today's girls, but how to fix the problem. Because clearly, we can't simply stop our girls from watching TV and using Facebook. In particular, they brought up the importance of mentoring.
My first encounter with Toxic Shock Syndrome (TSS) was as a 2nd year resident. I was on call that night and was called by the ER about an admission. It was a 17 year-old girl who was being admitted to the intensive care unit with the diagnosis of TSS.She fit the classic picture of menstrual TSS. Her history was as follows: She was a previously healthy girl who was on her period and was a tampon user. The day prior to her admission she started to feel ill, and then her condition rapidly deteriorated.
Thanks to those who joined our Tweet Chat on 5/23, with guest host For The Love of The Run. If you were unable to join us, you can check out the chat transcript by clicking on the attachment below. Hope you can join us next time!
Thank you for giving us life.
Thank you for loving us unconditionally.
Thank you for sheltering, clothing and feeding us.
Thank you for teaching us to be kind and strong.
Thank you for always being a support system and sounding board.
My first encounter with Toxic Shock Syndrome (TSS) was as a 2nd year resident. I was on call that night and was called by the ER about an admission. It was a 17 year-old girl who was being admitted to the intensive care unit with the diagnosis of TSS.
You can initiate positive change in a girl's life. Here are some tips, created by Girls Inc., that will help you be a positive role model for the young girls you know.