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Signs of Ovulation: Get To Grips With Your Body

When do you ovulate? Need to use a 50:50? Or phone a friend? Thought so. Although don’t bank on them knowing the answer, either. According to a study by Monash University, 87% of women have no idea when they are at their most fertile or can recognise the signs of ovulation. So, if you do, kudos to you – you’re in the minority.
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Menopause Symptoms: They’re Not Always Obvious

Hear the word menopause and, chances are, you’re ready to click off. Why? Cos it’s a condition that only affects women of a ‘certain age’ (read 50+), right? Well, not exactly. According to premature menopause charity The Daisy Network, premature menopause (or premature ovarian insufficiency as it is becoming increasingly known) affects 110,000 women aged 12-40, in the UK. That’s around one in every 1,000 women in their 30s and one in every 10,000 in their 20s – not including those women for whom the condition goes undiagnosed.
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