week_13_pms_handout - Feeling sexier Irritable Male...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS): The physical and psychological symptoms that occur in the week before a woman's menstrual period. Common Symptoms: Sore, tender breasts Headache Abdominal bloating Fatigue Mood Swings Food Cravings Irritability “If men like Clarke were trying to argue that women (except working-class women) should stay home because of their bodily functions, feminists were trying to show how women could function in the world outside the home in spite of their bodily functions.” Benefits to PMS: Increased creativity More vivid dreams
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Feeling sexier Irritable Male Syndrome: involves the hormonal, physiological, and chemical changes that occur in men due to drops in testosterone levels. Common Symptoms: Sources: Hypersensitivity http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iMjR6PScMzk Anger http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mCwKbUVyHLY Frustration Martin, Emily. Premenstrual Syndrome, Work Anxiey Discipline, and Anger. Women, Science, and Technology. Eds: Mary Wyer, Mary Barbercheck, Donna Giesman, Hatice O. Ozturk, Marta Wayne. New York: Routledge, 2009. 343-360....
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 12/25/2009 for the course WGS Wgs 210 taught by Professor Murphy during the Spring '09 term at N.C. State.

Ask a homework question - tutors are online