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Menstruation is the shedding of the uterine lining (endometrium). It occurs on a regular basis in reproductive-age females of certain mammal species.
New book encompasses the vast history of reproduction

New book encompasses the vast history of reproduction

The Lancet study: First baby born following uterus transplantation from deceased donor

The Lancet study: First baby born following uterus transplantation from deceased donor

Researchers take first step in bioengineering human uterus to treat endometrial diseases

Researchers take first step in bioengineering human uterus to treat endometrial diseases

Scientists working hard to better understand endometriosis

Scientists working hard to better understand endometriosis

Researchers examine complex causes of preterm and low-birthweight babies in India

Researchers examine complex causes of preterm and low-birthweight babies in India

Intake of painkillers during pregnancy linked to early puberty in future offspring

Intake of painkillers during pregnancy linked to early puberty in future offspring

Women with undiagnosed STIs may be at greater risk of negative premenstrual symptoms

Women with undiagnosed STIs may be at greater risk of negative premenstrual symptoms

Research finds inadequate access to private toilets for women

Research finds inadequate access to private toilets for women

Medical marijuana may alter brain connections to provide relief from chronic nerve pain

Medical marijuana may alter brain connections to provide relief from chronic nerve pain

Menopausal status linked to skeletal muscle function among middle-aged women

Menopausal status linked to skeletal muscle function among middle-aged women

FDA approves first vaginal ring contraceptive that can be used for one year

FDA approves first vaginal ring contraceptive that can be used for one year

Higher BMI at younger age linked to reduced premenopausal breast cancer risk

Higher BMI at younger age linked to reduced premenopausal breast cancer risk

Study: Symptoms of borderline personality disorder tend to worsen around menses

Study: Symptoms of borderline personality disorder tend to worsen around menses

Researchers develop toolkit to address menstruation-related needs of women during emergencies

Researchers develop toolkit to address menstruation-related needs of women during emergencies

Low-cost deworming drug improves female farmers' physical fitness

Low-cost deworming drug improves female farmers' physical fitness

Research links DNA variants to increased risk of IBS in women

Research links DNA variants to increased risk of IBS in women

App-based self-acupressure benefits women with menstrual pain

App-based self-acupressure benefits women with menstrual pain

Vitamin D deficiency linked to metabolic syndrome in postmenopausal women

Vitamin D deficiency linked to metabolic syndrome in postmenopausal women

Women with Type 1 diabetes come across unique challenges

Women with Type 1 diabetes come across unique challenges

One or more sugar-sweetened beverages per day linked to lower chance of getting pregnant

One or more sugar-sweetened beverages per day linked to lower chance of getting pregnant