YOUR remedies for menstrual period
pain and problems.
A discussion of the letter testimonials,
and their authenticity, of the Pinkham company (in a discussion of a Pursettes
ad with a letter testimonial)
See two letters to MUM about the ingredients
of her Compound, and one about the lyrics of an English
pop song, Lily the Pink, about her.
Other amazing women: Nelli
Bly, Dr. Marie Stopes,
Dr. Grace Feder Thompson
YOUR remedies for
menstrual period pain and problems. See more remedies here.
The Lydia E. Pinkham Medicine Co., maker of medicine for headaches,
stomach illness, insomnia, depression, cancer, tumors, women's diseases,
flatulence, menstruation, fertility, etc.:
Below: P. 8. At bottom: It's interesting
that exercise, which the booklet rightly promotes,
can stop menstruation if intense enough. The
pamphlet does not mention such intense exercise, however, which modern
medicine finds beneficial in many ways: running, intense
bicycle riding, etc.
P. 9. The cures for menstrual disorders throughout the pamphlet are
not usually ones offered today, when research
has uncovered hormonal and other effects not
known in 1915.
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