You may have been getting your period for many years now but do you know that there are so many facts and strange secrets that you have never heard about in your entire life ? indeed its amazingly surprising what happens in our bodies during this phase . you have to read this article to find out more about your menstrual cycle .
1 – your body releases almost a cup of blood
Normally the first two days of the period are the heaviest in blood flow and according to NYU School of Medicine each month your body discharges almost a cup of blood .
2 – Your Period affects Your Voice
A study published in Ethology indicates that hormonal changes can affect women’s voices. One of the researchers, Nathan Pipitone, said that cells from the vagina and the larynx have similar hormone receptors, which is why your voice changes during your period
3 – Other parts of your body may also Bleed
According to yourtango.com, if any other body part starts bleeding this is also due to your period and its nothing to worry about if you have bleeding gums or nose during your period then this is a normal side effect
4 – You can still get pregnant on your period.
It’s usually a rare thing to happen but its known that a sperm can stay alive inside the vagina for almost a week. During the end of the period there is huge risk of of pregnancy .
5 – You may think more like a man
Due to the low levels of estrogen the way women think can be enhanced to match those skills like a man causing a temporary cognitive advantage in areas such as spatial thinking.
6 – the days before your period you will experience pregnancy symptoms
The menstrual cycle when the uterus prepares the womb for an expected pregnancy. The hormones which have a big role in preparing the the endometrial lining start being secreted .this lining is considered a bed which will be a home for the fetus when it starts developing . When these hormones like progesterone are being secreted, it causes bloating and water retention. All these symptoms are experienced before your period . its often called as pms. other symptoms that mimic pregnancy also include vomiting and back ache .