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Alexa Chung becomes latest celebrity to open up about endometriosis in brave new Instagram post

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Why women need to start being bloody difficult about their health

No, you're not a hypochondriac for being concerned about your body

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Ask Gynae Geek: your most Googled questions about irregular periods, answered

Are irregular periods caused by stress? And can they affect fertility? Gynae Geek has the answers

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“Why it matters that menstrual health will soon be taught in schools”

Menstrual health activist Alice Smith tells Stylist about her successful campaign to get period education on the curriculum

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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The comedy night fighting period poverty one laugh at a time

It's going to be bloody funny

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Megan Murray
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This London restaurant will let you swap tampons for cocktails

Show your support for period poverty by getting sozzled

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Finally, there's some good news about the tampon tax

Don't get too excited - it's not still not been abolished

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Megan Murray
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When will the tampon tax finally be abolished?

When you can expect to see the back of this ridiculous tax

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Megan Murray
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The unique way this Scottish company is fighting period poverty in the UK

“Buy one, give one.”

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Susan Devaney
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This bakery is soothing period cramps one brownie at a time

Take our money

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Megan Murray
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The new tampon-alternative promising mess-free sex

Hello blood-free sheets

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Megan Murray
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This period-themed art is causing outrage on Stockholm’s subway

Unfortunately, periods are still taboo in 2017

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Susan Devaney
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This feminist bar is giving women a discount for being on their period

Welcome to Bloody Hour

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This man’s response to his friend’s period while hiking is everything

“I had NOTHING on me and I was wearing shorts”

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Susan Devaney
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This teacher is determined to help girls feel comfortable with periods

“If you’re uncomfortable with the idea of menstruation, you shouldn’t read on…”

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Kayleigh Dray
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The important reason this woman wants to test your period blood

It highlights a serious issue in medical research

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Susan Devaney
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Idiot complains about colleague’s period cramps - and HR backs him up

People menstruate, Guy – get over it

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Fighting for their rights: the heroic teens battling period taboos

"I wasn’t allowed to comb my hair, look in the mirror, attend school, read and write."

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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People

Why Chelsea Clinton wants to talk about periods and breastfeeding

The former First Daughter has made it her mission to eradicate taboos

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Elle Griffiths
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How teens in India are fighting against the stigma surrounding periods

“I love breaking the taboos”

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Hidden Figures star hits back at period shamers on Twitter

“Tell the world why you think menstrual blood is gross again?”

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Kayleigh Dray
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