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14 Oct 2009

I am hoping you can help me understand this, my gf doesn’ t eat cheese, she hates it infact she hates dairy products milk, cheese, yoghurt etc but about 2 or 3 days before her period she buys a big bag of nik naks, she will eat it all, feel better then vomit! This happens every month! Why does she keep buying them if she hates cheese so much she vomits it?! Is this normal, do girls crave things that make them sick or stuff they don’ t even like during their PMS?
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Oupa
No girls usually do not get cravings for food before menstruation but she may feel that she needs salt. Ask her to try something else, like salticrax or something similar.
Dr Bets
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