In addition to bleeding, bloating, emotional fluctuations and unbelievable appetite for sweet, we also have cramps.
All we want to do is warm water, a pillow and curl in bed. And a chocolate. We feel as if they are spinning us in the belly with power. From the inside to the outside.
However, we hardly find understanding from others, especially men, as they have never experienced this pain ever. We are usually characterized as “fragile, dramatic even … grin” and they call us the cliché: “Do not do that, it will pass. Drink something. ”
Menstrual cramps or Dysmenorrhea, like the medical term, have been characterized – at last – as painful as a heart attack …