Centre for Reproductive Health

Awareness raising: periods

On 26 January 2022, CRH’s Dr Varsha Jain was a panelist in the popular Wellbeing of Women event called Let’s Talk Periods: Fibroids and Adenomyosis.

Dr Varsha Jain
Dr Varsha Jain

This webinar event can be viewed on YouTube at the following link: 

Let’s Talk Periods: Fibroids & Adenomyosis - YouTube

Dr Jackie Maybin
Dr Jackie Maybin

You can read more about this topic here:

What you need to know about fibroids and adenomyosis - Wellbeing Of Women


In the same month, Dr Jackie Maybin contributed expert commentary to student publication The Tab. It been used in this article published 30.01.22 which discusses the possibility of changes to your menstrual cycle caused by the Covid-19 vaccine, whilst reassuring readers that these alterations are likely to be transient and the best protection against the virus is to get vaccinated:

It's been confirmed: The coronavirus vaccine *can* cause changes to your period (thetab.com)

For further information and support / guidance on menstruation, please access the HOPE website:

HOPE | The University of Edinburgh