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Posted on May 8, 2017

Here's How People Actually Feel During Their Period

No, you're not the only one bawling.

  1. 1. Do you notice a change in mood as your period approaches?

    Do you notice a change in mood as your period approaches? 

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1. Do you notice a change in mood as your period approaches?
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  1. 2. Are you often in a bad mood before your period?

    Are you often in a bad mood before your period? 

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2. Are you often in a bad mood before your period?
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  1. 3. And during your period?

    And during your period? 

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3. And during your period?
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  1. 4. Do you become more emotional?

    Do you become more emotional? 

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4. Do you become more emotional?
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  1. 5. More pessimistic than usual?

    More pessimistic than usual?

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5. More pessimistic than usual?
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  1. 6. Do you eat more than usual?

    Do you eat more than usual? 

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6. Do you eat more than usual?
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  1. 7. Do you crave any particular food?

    Do you crave any particular food? 

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7. Do you crave any particular food?
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  1. 8. Tell us what you like to eat most during your period.

    Tell us what you like to eat most during your period.

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8. Tell us what you like to eat most during your period.
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    The greasier the food, the more I want it.
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    Chocolate and only chocolate.
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    Anything sweet.
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    Anything salty.
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    Nothing, actually.
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    Healthy food.
  1. 9. Do you feel like you put on weight just before your period?

    Do you feel like you put on weight just before your period? 

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9. Do you feel like you put on weight just before your period?
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  1. 10. What part of your body changes the most?

    What part of your body changes the most? 

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10. What part of your body changes the most?
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  1. 11. Do you have a higher sex drive?

    Do you have a higher sex drive? 

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11. Do you have a higher sex drive?
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    Yes, it's all I can think about.
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    Yes, a bit, but I don't like having sex during my period.
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    Not really, but I love having sex during my period.
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    No, I have a lower sex drive.
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  1. 12. And finally, can your friends and family guess when you're about to get your period?

    And finally, can your friends and family guess when you're about to get your period? 

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12. And finally, can your friends and family guess when you're about to get your period?
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    No, it's a surprise every time.
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    Yes, because I tell them.
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    No, because it doesn't change anything in my life.
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    Yes, because I'm a completely different person.

And if crazy things happen to you during your period, tell us about them in the comments!

This post was translated from French.

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