Hmmm. I'm not sure - the pimples sound like a skin allergy to me. I use Organic Essentials natural pads - no gels or plastics or nylon, etc. I'd try switching to a more natural pad.
Originally Posted by LisainCalifornia
The pain you describe in the thigh (by the pelvis) area during your period is something that I have had all of my life--well, ever since I had a period. It is common in women that have bad cramps. Sometimes it can be a sign of endometriosis.
Originally Posted by stafl
If your doctor doesn't take the pain seriously, you should take your healthcare into your own hands and find a doc who cares. If you suspect endo, for any reason, don't settle for just any old ob/gyn, go find a doc who specializes in successfully treating that particular disorder. You wouldn't go to a dentist for brain surgery, would you?
here are some really good links to more info about endometriosis.