#Menstrual Hygiene

  • Article: These Water Ballet Dancers Are Working to End the Stigma Around Menstruation

    These Water Ballet Dancers Are Working to End the Stigma Around Menstruation

    By Madeleine Keck|Nov. 7, 2018

    The group is hoping to open up the conversation about menstruation. Read more

  • Article: Malaysia Finally Lifts 'Tampon Tax' on Menstrual Hygiene Products

    Malaysia Finally Lifts 'Tampon Tax' on Menstrual Hygiene Products

    By Leah Rodriguez|Aug. 30, 2018

    Menstrual products were previously taxed 6%. Read more

  • Article: Scotland Is the First Country to Offer Free Sanitary Products to All Students

    Scotland Is the First Country to Offer Free Sanitary Products to All Students

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 27, 2018

    Tampons and pads are basic necessities, and should be provided to all. Read more

  • Article: This Newspaper Ad Includes a Cut-Out Sanitary Pad

    This Newspaper Ad Includes a Cut-Out Sanitary Pad

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 16, 2018

    Make your own sanitary pad! Read more

  • Article: The US House Just Passed a 'Menstrual Equality' Bill

    The US House Just Passed a 'Menstrual Equality' Bill

    By Joanna Prisco|July 30, 2018

    The bill will allow tampons and pads to be purchased under flexible health spending accounts. Read more

  • Article: These Students Are Rejecting Period Stigma in Rural West Africa

    These Students Are Rejecting Period Stigma in Rural West Africa

    By Natalie Petrulla|June 12, 2018

    Girls are often denied basic human rights when they get their periods. Read more

  • Article: Meghan Markle Makes Online Debut to Turn Feminism Into Front-Page News

    Meghan Markle Makes Online Debut to Turn Feminism Into Front-Page News

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 21, 2018

    “I am proud to be a woman and a feminist.” Read more

  • Article: 4 Million Kenyan Schoolgirls Are Going to Receive Free Sanitary Pads

    4 Million Kenyan Schoolgirls Are Going to Receive Free Sanitary Pads

    By Chris Gelardi|April 24, 2018

    Officials added a plea to end FGM after announcing an effort to give out 140 million free pads. Read more