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  Do you get moderate to severe menstrual cramps–and also feel like you experience more overall pain than other women? That you’re more sensitive to the discomfort of medical procedures, intense exercise, accidental bumps and other ouch-inducers? Or issues that don’t seem to impact others–say,...

When you think of ways to reduce the ache of menstrual cramps, you likely don’t think of your ears. However, a recent study shows that “auricular acupressure”–a Chinese tradition that involves pressing specific points of the ear to prompt changes in other parts of the body...

Think you’ve heard of every way possible to quell painful menstrual cramps? Here’s a new, surprising one for you: In a just-published small study in the journal Human Reproduction, doctors discovered that inserting the drug sildenafil citrate–better known by its brand name Viagra–into the vaginal canal...