Resources » Ask Me Anything: Discussing heavy periods with my partner?

Year: 2021

Language: English

Author(s): World Federation of Hemophilia

Format: Video

Ask Me Anything: Discussing heavy periods with my partner?


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These videos discuss intimate relationships in clear language. Some people may not be comfortable with this content.

For many women with bleeding disorders and heavy periods, it can be hard to know how to discuss this with their partner, especially as it relates to being intimate together. In this video expert hematologist, Dr. Cheryl Alexis, provides clear factual suggestions of how to manage these situations.

This video is part of a series answering questions about intimacy and bleeding disorders. Watch the others here.

If you have questions about intimacy or sex, please talk to a member of your comprehensive care team that you feel comfortable with.