Period pain is the painful sensations that often appear during or just before your menstrual period. It’s often felt as a cramping pain in the stomach, though it can spread to the back and upper thighs. The type of pain you feel can also vary.
If your period pain is too intense, or it’s getting in the way of your daily activities, there are options to make it better. We can give you options to make dealing with your period easier.
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