Womb Blessings, my experience

RachadminMenstrual Health, Moon Lodge/Red Tent, Musings

Womb Blessing, My Experience by Rachael Hertogs On the full moon in Feb 2012 I experienced my first Womb Blessing; Miranda Gray’s website had put out an offering to any women to take part in receiving this free distant healing- a ‘Womb Blessing’- the name called to me, I had no idea what it would be, but it called to … Read More

Hungry for Change?

RachadminMenstrual Health

“We are not eating food anymore, we are eating ‘food-like’ products.” Ever wanted to change your diet…this film will inspire you to throw all the junk out of your cupboards! http://www.hungryforchange.tv/ available for FREE for the next 8 days.  

In Search of ‘Natural’ Contraception

RachadminMenstrual Health, Musings

Unedited version of the article published in issue 30 of Juno Magazine I feel let down by medical contraception, doctors ‘sell’ it to you as a simple and convenient way to enjoy sex without getting pregnant, well that certainly hasn’t been my experience. If I asked my doctor about ‘Natural Contraception’ her response would be that the dose of hormones … Read More

Menstrual Activism

RachadminGuest Writings, Menstrual Health, Musings

How do we change attitudes towards Menstruation and ‘Sanitary Products’? Even if you dont fancy cloth pads- switch to organic Natracare ones- and if your local store does not supply them, demand that they do! (Chlorine-free disposables without applicators are available at most health food stores. These products shouldn’t contain deodorants, perfumes and known irritants which interfere with the natural chemistry … Read More

Ask Aunt Flo….heavy periods

RachadminAunt Flo Answers, Menstrual Health

Dear Aunt Flo, My daughter is 12 and has had her period for about a year.  She is suffering from very heavy periods and our GP wants to try her on the Pill which I am totally against ….do you have any suggestions? Ruth, Merseyside Hi Ruth, My daughter suffered from heavy periods too! A herbalist suggested a liver cleanse … Read More