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Cranberry Juice Medical Benefits

  There has been a lot of hype in the media over the years around the benefits of cranberry juice. Let’s dive into the research on the health benefits of cranberry juice and see if all the hype around cranberry juice is warranted. Cranberry Juice for Urinary Tract Infections You’ve probably heard more than once…

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What Period Products Should You Use?

  Fun fact…sanitary pads for monthly menstruation came out in stores in 1921. Before the invention of sanitary pads, women used homemade pads made from cloth. During this time, periods were not openly talked about. Women kept menstruation and how to deal with it to themselves. The release of sanitary pads in 1921 made it…

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Birth Control Pill Side Effects

You may have seen the stories about celebrity Hailey Bieber in the news lately. She had a “mini-stroke” due to a small blood clot in her brain. Medically this is called a transient ischemic attack (TIA). Hailey has been speaking out and thinks her birth control pills and a heart condition have contributed to the…

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New Research Shows That Having High Blood Pressure During Pregnancy May Lead to Kidney Disease

A recent research study published in the American Heart Association’s journal Hypertension in February 2022, suggests that women who have high blood pressure conditions during pregnancy have an increased risk of kidney disease in the future. Women’s bodies go through many changes and new demands during pregnancy. Sometimes these changes and demands can lead to…