Gabrielle Rocha Rios

  1. Menstrual Health
    Taking Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD) Seriously

    The symptoms of PMDD are similar to those of PMS, but much more severe, and also include loss of interest…

  2. Health
    3 Gendered Impacts of the Coronavirus Pandemic

    While the full impact of this pandemic cannot be fully articulated yet, evidence from previous global crises indicates that the…

  3. Business and Economics
    The Global Movement Against the Tampon Tax

    Starting January 1, 2020, the sales taxes or value added tax (VAT) on menstrual products has been reduced from 17%…

  4. Health
    Postpartum Psychosis: the ‘Silent’ Postpartum Disorder

    In August 2018, singer and songwriter Adele brought attention to postpartum psychosis when she shared a photo with her friend,…

  5. Health
    The Cost of Sharing My Mental Health Story

    Ever since I wrote my first post about my mental health struggles on over two years ago, I've questioned…

  6. Health
    Taking Care of my Gynecological Health Is a Feminist Act

    Uterus, cervix, vagina and vulva are not dirty or embarrassing words.