Centre for Reproductive Health

Long Covid and menstruation study - STV News

On 23 April 2023, STV News featured a tissue-based study taking place in the CRH Maybin lab exploring whether long Covid has an impact on the menstrual cycle.

Picture of Dr Jackie Maybin
Dr Jackie Maybin

Listen to Dr Jackie Maybin speaking about the impact of the virus on the menstrual cycle and her aim to find better treatments for women suffering from disturbed menstruation associated with long Covid.

You can also see CRH’s Moira Nicol and Kate Walker in action in the CRH labs.

Dr Marie-Claire Grounds is participating in this trial. She has suffered from long Covid since contracting the virus in April 2020, and talks about her own experience of changes to her periods.

Read the full online news piece and access the STV clip via this link.