Most Recent Content from: Leah Rodriguez

  • Article: Women in This Indian Village Are Quickly Adopting Safer and More Sustainable Period Products

    Women in This Indian Village Are Quickly Adopting Safer and More Sustainable Period Products

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 10, 2020

    Muhamma is saving Kerala state’s largest lake one menstrual cup and reusable pad at a time. Read more

  • Article: Women Living With Mothers-In-Law in Rural India Less Likely to Access Reproductive Health Care: Study

    Women Living With Mothers-In-Law in Rural India Less Likely to Access Reproductive Health Care: Study

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 10, 2020

    Researchers found women without much contact with people outside their homes lack freedom. Read more

  • Article: California Just Officially Eliminated Its 'Tampon Tax'

    California Just Officially Eliminated Its 'Tampon Tax'

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 9, 2020

    But in two years, the state will have to reevaluate the budget. Read more

  • Article: 1,152 Deadly 'Period Huts' Have Been Destroyed in Nepal's Achham District

    1,152 Deadly 'Period Huts' Have Been Destroyed in Nepal's Achham District

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 8, 2020

    Community members acted fast after a young woman died in December. Read more

  • Article: UK Private School Told Girls University Is 'Not for Females': Report

    UK Private School Told Girls University Is 'Not for Females': Report

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 8, 2020

    Female students at Redstone Academy feel they are at a disadvantage compared to boys. Read more

  • Article: Doctors in Kashmir Are Pushing for Better Sanitation and Education to Address Menstrual Health Issues

    Doctors in Kashmir Are Pushing for Better Sanitation and Education to Address Menstrual Health Issues

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 8, 2020

    Women who can’t discuss their periods openly are more susceptible to health complications. Read more

  • Article: Human Rights Advocates Demand Policy Change in Cyprus After British Teen Gets Prison Sentence for Dropping Rape Charges

    Human Rights Advocates Demand Policy Change in Cyprus After British Teen Gets Prison Sentence for Dropping Rape Charges

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 7, 2020

    The woman was sentenced to four months in jail, suspended for three years. Read more

  • Article: California Officially Bans Hair Discrimination

    California Officially Bans Hair Discrimination

    By Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 6, 2020

    Policies that ban afros, braids, twists, and locks are now illegal. Read more