Menses (periods) – premenstrual tension (PMT)

Pre-menstrual tension (PMT)  is a collection of symptoms (not all may be experienced) that occur between ovulation and the onset of menstruation. Physical symptoms include breast tenderness, bloating, back pain, general tension, abdominal cramps, headache, and changes in appetite like food cravings, as well as emotional/ psychological symptoms involving mood swings, anxiety, irritability and depression.