Megan Deak

Meg is a journalist and freelance writer based in Ontario, Canada. She is passionate about women's health and writes about reproductive health, the environment, politics, and economics. You can get in touch on Linkedin.

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A Closer Look at Crabs and (Almost) Every Way to Get Rid of Them

No one wants creepy-crawlies on their genitalia. Be aware of the symptoms and treatments.

By Megan Deak

How to Know When Your Period Is Coming

PMS symptoms, vaginal discharge and cervical placement can all help you predict menstruation.

By Megan Deak

Understanding Your Breasts

When to Be Concerned About Breast Pain

Hormone changes can cause a variety of symptoms, but there are times you should see your doctor.

By Megan Deak

The Benefits and Drawbacks of Intermittent Fasting for Women

Restrictive diets can negatively impact your menstrual cycle—so how does IF stack up?

By Megan Deak

Is Post-Period Cramping Normal?

If you experience cramps in the days following menstruation, it may be an underlying condition.

By Megan Deak

Is Your Slow Cooker Impacting Your Reproductive Health?

Many of these kitchen gadgets come with a warning, so let's take a look at the concerns.

By Megan Deak

How Your Brain Changes During the Menstrual Cycle

Feeling a certain way during that time of the month? You might be able to blame your cerebrum.

By Megan Deak

Condoms Aren't the Only Barrier Method of Birth Control

The cervical cap and diaphragm are vaginal options that might be worth considering.

By Megan Deak