Pain During Ovulation

Pain During Ovulation: Is It Normal?

Dr. Jolene BrightenPublished: Cramps, Endometriosis, Menstrual Cycle, Ovulation, Period Problems Leave a Comment

The idea that women are destined to experience pain simply because they have a menstrual cycle is not okay with me. It’s true our bodies go through changes throughout the month that indicate hormone shifts, and sometimes this can cause discomfort, but that doesn’t mean you should have to rely on painkillers to get through your cycle.  Ovulation pain, aka …

Ovulation Signs: How Do I Know If I’m Ovulating?

Dr. Jolene BrightenPublished: Ovulation Leave a Comment

Ovulation, or when an egg is released from your ovary, is the midpoint of your menstrual cycle. Without ovulation, you can’t get pregnant. But aside from the importance of ovulation for fertility, it’s also important for your overall reproductive health. Learning about your body and tracking ovulation signs can give clues about your fertility, menstrual cycle, and hormones. Many people …