5 ways to ease menstrual cramps
Zee Media Bureau/Shruti Saxena
Crankiness, bloating and fatigue are some of the common symptoms of painful periods. Menses can be very uncomfortable, and at times, drain out energy.
Here are a few foods that can help ease period cramps.
Dark chocolates: Eating a small amount of dark chocolate can actually help in easing PMS cramps and bloating as it acts as natural painkiller.
Green Tea: Drinking a cup of green tea can ease cramps as it contains flavanoids and antioxidants which also help boost immunity.
Salmon: Salmon is a rich source of Omega-3 and helps ease inflammation and PMS cramps.
Water: It flushes out all the toxins from the body and also provides fluidity for the flow of blood thereby easing menstrual pain.
Pineapple juice: Pineapples contain an enzyme called Bromelain which relaxes muscle and eases cramps.