Periods

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Periods during Pandemics Illustration

Periods Don’t Stop During Pandemics

COVID-19 and menstruation have more things in common than one would think! Read why COVID-19 has brought existing inequalities to light and the fight for gender equity through good menstrual health is a dimension that should not be forgotten during the pandemic.

Why Menstrual Products Should be Free for All

In Zimbabwe, many girls in remote rural regions, and other disadvantaged areas such as farming communities, stay at home for the entire length of their periods. This is primarily because of the fear and shame that exists around leaking in front of others.

Menstrual Cups: Breaking the Bloody Taboo

Menstrual Cups: Breaking the Bloody Taboo

The first time I used my menstrual cup I felt empowered. It was the first time I had properly understood my vagina, my menstrual cycle and my menstrual blood.

10 Bloody Big Wins for Periods in 2019 (so far)

1.Periods won an Oscar! Netflix’s Period: End of Sentence, an uplifting film about menstruation in India, won an Oscar for Best Documentary Short! This prestigious award was won even after an anonymous Oscar judge said men would not vote for the film because “it’s just

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