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How losing my period for two years made me appreciate it more than ever


by IMAGE
15th Jul 2021
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When this writer didn't have a period for over two years, doctors dismissed it as "no big deal". But when she did her own research into why it may have stopped, she was forced to confront some hard truths about her attitude to her body. My breasts are swollen and achy. I’m irritable, I’m knackered. I’m so ravenous that I’m considering buying a marble run to load Maltesers into just so I can lie on...

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