• Question: Why do we get periods???

    Asked by smoshlover to Audra, Fiona, Justin on 22 Mar 2012.
    • Photo: Audra Benjamin

      Audra Benjamin answered on 22 Mar 2012:

      Every month a woman releases an egg and the womb lining thickens in preparation to receive a fertilised egg but if it is not fertilised the body gets rid of the womb lining and this is a period.