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Menstruation and the Female Body (Gender and Psychology series)

Kathryn Lovering

Menstruation and the Female Body (Gender and Psychology series)

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Sage Publications Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gender Studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Social Science / Gender Studies

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10907529M
    ISBN 100761951962
    ISBN 109780761951964


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Menstruation was widely believed to regulate the blood level in the female body and so was extensively discussed in medical texts.

In this book, Sara Read examines all forms of literature, from plays and poems, to life-writing, and compares these texts with the medical In early modern English medicine, the balance of fluids in the body was seen 4/5. In her first book Sara Read explores the understanding of female bleeding in early modern England.

Menstruation and the Female Body in Early Modern England brings together discussions of the key moments of bleeding Menstruation and the Female Body book a woman’s life; menarche, menstruation, hymenal bleeding and bleeding in childbirth.

Read uses both medical literature and personal writings to uncover how. "An interesting and imaginative discussion that went beyond menstruation to explore the fuller understanding of "transitional bleedings" in an age of humoral medicine.

We liked the way in which [the book] drew upon a range of sources, including personal writings, medical texts, court reports and literary works."Cited by:   This is a book full of blood, a gendered blood that drips, leaks, gushes and floods from women’s bodies on to beds, floors and clouts in an uncontrollable stream.

Sara Read’s study of menstruation and women’s blood in early modern England is a hard-working contribution to a specialised aspect of social history concerned with women’s. Menstruation and the Female Body in Early Modern England (Genders and Sexualities in History) th Edition by S.

Read (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book.

5/5(1). Today we welcome Dr. Sara Read, whose book, Menstruation and the Female Body in Seventeenth-Century England is out today. I, for one, already have it on my wish list. So, please give a warm welcome to Sara, and enjoy the fascinating topic she brings to The Seventeenth Century Lady!/5(9).

In early modern English medicine, the balance of fluids in the body was seen as key to health. Menstruation was widely believed to regulate blood levels in the body and so was extensively discussed in medical texts.

Sara Read examines all forms Brand: Palgrave Macmillan UK. Knowing the stages of the menstrual cycle can help put you in control of your body and empower you to know when to speak with a doctor.

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Menstruation was widely believed to regulate blood levels in the body and so was extensively discussed in medical texts. Sara Read examines all forms of literature, from plays and poems, to life-writing, and compares these texts with the medical theories.

“She really wanted to normalize and show a healthy female body during menstruation,” says Carla Bittel, a history professor at Loyola Marymount University and the author of a biography of.

A period is a release of blood from a girl's Menstruation and the Female Body book, out through her vagina. It is a sign that she is getting close to the end of puberty. There is a lot to learn about periods.

Here are some common questions that teens have. Most girls get their first period when they're around But getting it any time between age 10 and 15 is OK. Get this from a library. Menstruation and the female body in early-modern England. [Sara Read] -- "In early modern English medicine, the balance of fluids in the body was seen as the key to health.

Menstruation was widely believed to regulate. Female bodies as sexual and reproductive are subject to much scrutiny in Western societies and the church. Mysteriously missing from discourses related to such scrutiny is the reality of menstruation and its place in theology and females’ lives.

Menstruation (period, menstrual cycle) is a process that a woman goes through each month. In the U.S., girls usually begin to menstruate around the age of 12, but the age range is about 8 to 15 years.

Around the ages of 45 to 55, women usually no longer have periods. Women may experience problems with their periods, which can include heavy bleeding and painful periods. Reclaim a sense of love and honor for your body and your menstrual cycle, Ways to Celebrate Menstruation invites you to explore healing tools that promote wellness and empowerment for your menstrual experience.

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The partner to the American Girl Library book The Care and Keeping of You 2: The Body Book for Older Girls is an excellent way to help girls manage their feelings about how their body — and life — is changing.

In addition to including tips, quizzes, writing prompts, and checklists, it also includes designated space for tracking their periods. The female body is a very complex place.

Symptoms. Symptoms that can occur during menstruation are abdominal cramping, sore breasts, bloating, headache, fatigue, food cravings, and mood swings.

Menstruation and the Female Body in Early Modern England. Women's Writing: Vol. 22, Locating Radcliffe, pp. Author: Ashleigh Blackwood. Read "Menstruation and the Female Body in Early Modern England" by S. Read available from Rakuten Kobo. In early modern English medicine, the balance of fluids in the body was seen as key to health.

Menstruation was widely b Brand: Palgrave Macmillan UK. Menstruation and the Female Body in Early Modern England by Sara Read,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(6). Menstruation was widely believed to regulate the blood level in the female body and so was extensively discussed in medical texts.

In this book, Sara Read examines all forms of literature, from plays and poems, to life-writing, and compares these texts with the medical theories.5/5(1). Contrary to popular belief, most mammals do not menstruate. In fact, it's a feature exclusive to the higher primates and certain bats*. What's more, modern women menstruate vastly more than any.

Within Menstruation and the Female Body Sara Read brings together the evidence of literary texts, personal writings and medical treatises to discuss early modern attitudes towards menstruation. Read's selection of sources helps suggestively illuminate how ideas about menstrual bleeding, and articulations of bodily experience, could be : Victoria Sparey.

Menstruation is the shedding of the endometrium that occurs on a regular basis in females of reproductive age (Fig. ).Plasmin in the endometrium tends to inhibit blood clotting.

Normal, regular menstruation lasts for about 3–5 days. The average blood loss during menstruation ranges from 10 to 80 mL and many women experience cramps (dysmenorrhoea) during this time. Great books for parents and children to read together that introduce menstruation, facts of life and hygiene for girls are The Body Book for Girls and The Growing Up Guide for Girls.

Both books offer great illustrations and simple, accessible language. Your body temperature changes slightly in response to hormonal changes related to ovulation. Before you ovulate, your body temperature is usually between °C and °C. The day after you ovulate, your temperature will increase by at least °C (°C to °C for example) and stay at this temperature until menstruation.

Unit 3: Reproductive Systems and the Menstrual Cycle 39 Male and female reproductive systemsinclude all of the structures and organs involved in fertilization and implantation.

Hormones are chemicals produced by glands and structures in the body. Hormones act as. Nutrition and Menstruation. The menstrual cycle in a woman is a delicate interaction of hormones and physiological responses. The menstrual cycle is the body's way of preparing itself every month for a possible pregnancy.

As women of childbearing age go through menstruation, overall nutrition is an important issue. Boosting Iron. Scientists have attempted to identify specific body fat percentages at which monthly cycles become disrupted. In a study published in "Sports Medicine," researchers debunked the theory that maintenance of body fat percentage of 17 to 22 percent were necessary to maintain normal menstrual function.

This same study and others published since. If the link between Covid and abnormal menstruation has been made, I can’t find it. So, as I told Rhys, ‘Since I can’t find any information about it, I’ll have to write it myself. menstruation ovulation period-menstruation 2 8 d a y c y c l e 3 d a y c y c l e 1 2 3 fallopian tube In a 28 day cycle, ovulation may occur any day between 12 and 15 days after the first day of menstruation.

Menstruation (”period”) will last between one and seven days. The menstrual cycle can be between 28 and 35 days. lining of uterus. (One form of prostaglandins, which are hormone-like chemicals found throughout the body, causes contractions of both the uterine and the intestinal muscles.) With too many prostaglandins, the usually painless rhythmic contractions of the uterus during menstruation become longer and tighter at the tightening phase, keeping oxygen from the muscles.

Fantasy and the Female Body. Emma Louise Backe on J I picked up Pierce’s book Page, society. In such a way, we can begin to unpack the symbolic and political valences of representations or elisions of menstruation and the female body.

There are many cultures that have strict taboos regarding menstruating women. In a variety of. Menstruation The womb lining leaves the body through the vagina as a reddish fluid containing blood — typically about a quarter of a cup of blood (although it can seem like a lot more).

This is your daughter’s “period” — it is also called menses — and it will last between three to seven days. In many fields, the body is the topic generating exciting new research and interdisciplinary inquiry.

Feminist theorists, in particular, have focused on the female body as the site where representations of difference and identity are inscribed.

Drawn from a broad range of disciplines, Writing on the Body explores the tensions between women's lived bodily experiences and the /5(4).

READ book Menstruation and the Female Body in Early Modern England (Genders and Sexualities in History) (Sara Read) Online Free 2. Book details 3. Description this book In early modern English medicine, the balance of fluids in the body was seen as the key to health.

Menstruation was widely believed to regulate the blood level in the female. Here is how the menstrual cycle works. For many of us, have our first period around age and do that every month unless we’re pregnant or begin menopause around age But there’s so much more to it than that and I truly believe that understanding female hormones empowers women to take their health and their happiness into their own.

Viewing pregnancy as the sole purpose of female reproductive organs and despising menstruation as a "waste" ignores the reality that most women do not intend to get pregnant most of the time (and so are often joyful when menstruation begins), and conceals "the true unity women have [Menstruation is] the one thing we all share" (p.

Menstruation is not normal; however, menstruation is not necessarily caused by an abnormality in women alone; this unnatural condition is shared by men as well. Men ignore that the woman's brain (according to body weight) is larger than the man's brain.