Skip to content

PMS Health Center

Medical Reference Related to PMS

  1. Medical History for PMS

    Your medical history is an important tool for your health professional in determining whether you have premenstrual syndrome (PMS). Your medical history includes your:Record of your PMS symptoms, menstrual dates, and ovulation dates, if possible. It may help to keep a menstrual diary(What is a PDF document?).History of PMS - like symptoms.Menstrual history (age when you had your first period, ...

  2. PMS: Ways to Record Your Symptoms - Topic Overview

    There are several ways to keep a menstrual diary of your PMS symptoms. Diaries that require daily recording are more reliable in tracking your symptoms. Calendars without marks for a day may mean you forgot to record for that day rather than a day when you didn't have any symptoms. Most bothersome symptom scoring You can choose your five most bothersome PMS symptoms and record their severity ...

  3. Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) - Health Tools

    Health Tools help you make wise health decisions or take action to improve your health. Decision Points focus on key medical care decisions that are important to many health problems. PMS: Should I try an SSRI medicine for my symptoms? ...

  4. Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) - Treatment Overview

    Read about the treatment of premenstrual syndrome (PMS).

  5. Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) - Prevention

    You cannot prevent premenstrual syndrome (PMS), but you can take measures to reduce your risk of having severe premenstrual symptoms.

  6. Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) - Surgery

    In the past, some women with premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD), the severe form of premenstrual syndrome, were treated with surgical removal of the ovaries (oophorectomy) and the uterus (hysterectomy).

  7. Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) - What Happens

    Learn how and when premenstrual syndrome (PMS) happens.

  8. Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) for PMS and PMDD

    Drug details for Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) for PMS and PMDD.

  9. Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) - Cause

    Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) and the more severe form, premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD), are linked to changes in the endocrine system, which produces hormones that control the menstrual cycle.

  10. Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) - Other Treatment

    Although premenstrual syndrome (PMS) cannot be cured, you do have a number of lifestyle, medication, and other treatment choices that can reduce your symptoms and improve your quality of life.

Displaying 11 - 20 of 24 Articles << Prev Page 1 2 3 Next >>

Today on WebMD

Woman with cramps
Causes and treatments.
portrait of thoughtful woman
Symptoms of this severe form of PMS.
 
woman with severe discomfort
When is it serious?
mineral water with chaste berry
Does evening primrose oil really work?
 
10 Ways to Revitalize Slideshow
Slideshow
Woman with insomnia
Article
 
Birth Control Pills Weight Gain
Article
Girl To Woman Your Period And PMS
Article
 
Managing PMS Exercise And More
Article
Period Cramping Your Style
Video
 
Screening Tests for Women
Slideshow
Continuous Birth Control Pills Safety
Video