#menstruation

  • Article: Tampons Were 'Banned' During These Medical License Exams in Canada

    Tampons Were 'Banned' During These Medical License Exams in Canada

    By Jackie Marchildon|Oct. 31, 2018

    Medical students were forced to declare their menstrual products at their exams. Read more

  • Article: Violent Protesters Bully Menstruating Women Away From Hindu Temple

    Violent Protesters Bully Menstruating Women Away From Hindu Temple

    By Jerica Deck|Oct. 18, 2018

    After the Supreme Court revoked a temple's gender ban, devotees protested. Read more

  • Article: Australian Senate Passes Bill to Pull Plug on Tampon Tax

    Australian Senate Passes Bill to Pull Plug on Tampon Tax

    June 18, 2018

    The bill would recategorize tampons from non-essential "luxury" items to essential health products. Read more

  • Article: Artist Annie Wong Fights Period Stigma With Adorable GIFs

    Artist Annie Wong Fights Period Stigma With Adorable GIFs

    By David Brand|April 11, 2018

    A menstrual cup surfs a wave of blood and a uterus tells you to back off. Read more

  • Article: When Periods Are Political: 5 Laws That Stigmatize Menstruation

    When Periods Are Political: 5 Laws That Stigmatize Menstruation

    By David Brand|March 16, 2018

    Tampon taxes and substandard sex ed continue to prop up period taboos. Read more

  • Article: Americans Use 7 Billion Plastic Tampon Applicators Every Year. This Product Is Changing That

    Americans Use 7 Billion Plastic Tampon Applicators Every Year. This Product Is Changing That

    By David Brand|March 2, 2018

    “Bleed Red. Think Green.” Read more

  • Article: Doctors Acknowledge Period Pain as Painful as a Heart Attack

    Doctors Acknowledge Period Pain as Painful as a Heart Attack

    By David Brand|Feb. 28, 2018

    It’s what women have been saying all along. Read more

  • Article: Men Won't Stand in the Way of Menstrual Health for Arizona Prisoners, Says Lawmaker

    Men Won't Stand in the Way of Menstrual Health for Arizona Prisoners, Says Lawmaker

    By David Brand|Feb. 16, 2018

    “This is so fundamental to female dignity." Read more