OPRAH.COM Article References SWAN Paper (Oct 2016)

An Oprah.com article references a recently published SWAN paper titled, “The Association of Inflammation with Premenstrual Symptoms” by Ellen B. Gold, Ph.D., Craig Wells, BA and Marianne O’Neill Rasor that appeared in a late 2016 edition of the Journal of Women’s Health.  This paper reports that women with  higher levels of C-reactive protein (CRP) were more likely to experience premenstrual moodiness, cramps, backaches, weight gain and bloating and breast pain.  Click on the link below to view the Oprah.com article, which includes suggestions for helping to alleviate these symptoms.

Click on the link below to view the article on Oprah.com:
Is This Why You Feel Bad? 6 Issues Tied to Inflammation

Click on the link below to view article published SWAN paper in the Journal of Women’s Health:
The Association of Inflammation with Premenstrual Symptoms