Why does Period Poverty still exist in 2019?

Period poverty

The issue of Period Poverty has been picked up by many campaigners who are pushing to eradicate the financial barriers between girls and menstruation. In fact, according to Plan International UK, a dedicated children’s charity, one in every ten teenage girls will have experienced the problem of not being able to afford sanitary products. So, … Read more

Menopause the Musical UK Tour at The Cresset Peterborough

Menopause the Musical Cast

When trying to find ‘something different’ for my Mum’s birthday this year, I spotted an ad for Menopause the Musical at The Cresset in Peterborough. I remembered seeing reviews about it previously and its’ sell-out tours in 2008, 2010, 2016 and 2017 so I figured it must be worth a visit. About Menopause the Musical … Read more

5 Natural ways to boost your fertility for getting pregnant

5 natural ways to boost your fertility

by Dr Amin Gorgy, Fertility Consultant, The Fertility & Gynaecology Academy, www.fertility-academy.co.uk 1. Don’t put too much pressure on yourself Although this is easier said than done, you must try to avoid high stress levels when trying to get pregnant. According to a study in the Journal of Human Reproduction, stress increases the risk of infertility, so … Read more

Using Essential Oils for Parents and Their Children

Essential Oils

Essential oils can bring positivity and relaxation to your life and help you improve your mood. Your kids, just as well as anyone else, can benefit from essential oils. The advantages of using essential oils for parents can be plentiful as long as you know how to get the most out of them. Keep in … Read more