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The Role of Sexual Abuse in PMDD

David R. Rubinow, M.D. No one needs to be told that abuse is not good for your health.  Recent studies, however, have revealed a new possible consequence of abuse, namely premenstrual dysphoria [1-4].  Further, it looks like PMDD  not only … Continue reading

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The Biology Behind PMDD

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What is PMDD?

Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder is a more severe form of PMS, affecting 5-10% of women in their reproductive years. In contrast to PMS, PMDD is characterized by more significant premenstrual mood disturbance that can seriously impact relationships and impair functioning. Many … Continue reading

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