10 Interesting Facts about Menstruation You Probably Didn't Know ...


Some of us may accept it as a natural part of our body’s functioning mechanism, some may downright hate it, but the basic facts about menstruation show how there are really a lot of things many of us don’t know about it. In the following, we will take a look at some of the most surprising and interesting facts about menstruation scientists have uncovered.

1. Smoking and Menstruation

One of the most important facts about menstruation is the role played by smoking in affecting it and fertility. Some women would quit smoking completely to avoid some of the very real and seldom advertised negative effects cigarettes can have: killing eggs, causing infertility and even stopping the menstrual cycle prematurely in some cases.

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