Heavy Periods? You May Have Menorrhagia

Do you suffer from significantly heavy menstrual periods? You are not alone. About one-third of menstruating women also deal with heavy periods, also called Menorrhagia.  Menorrhagia occurs when one experiences heavy menstrual bleeding of at least 80 milliliters. (That is, approximately three full menstrual cups.) Heavy menstrual periods are no harm to everyone, but some people may experience anemia or iron deficiency due to menorrhagia. Symptoms, like anemia- include fatigue, weakness and dizziness, and they can be seen in low hemoglobin or blood iron values. If your doctor has diagnosed you with menorrhagia, your hemoglobin may be monitored on a...

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Why Do I Have a Heavy Period?

Some people are blessed with having a light, barely there period that visits for exactly three days every month and never gives them any trouble. But for about 10 million women in America alone, this isn’t the case. Many women experience heavy periods, also known as menorrhagia. It can feel mysterious and frustrating to bleed heavily but the good news is that there are reasons. And when there are reasons, there are options. There’s nothing a Lunette lady likes more than options, right? Especially when it comes to your reproductive health, being in the know can help you make decisions...

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Frustrated by Heavy Periods?

Are you frustrated by your heavy menstrual periods? Lunette may be able to help. There are lots of causes that can contribute to a heavy menstrual flow. From hormonal imbalance to Endometriosis - there are more than a handful of reasons why you could be experiencing excessive menstrual bleeding. Even the "heavy" days of a "normal" menstrual cycle can contribute to anxiety about a potential tampon leak or a soaked through pad. How do I know if I have a heavy menstrual flow? You may have a heavy menstrual flow if you need to change a regular absorbency tampon or...

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