Period

  • Life

    4 of the best sustainable sanitary brands you need to know about

    27,938 used tampons and applicators are found on the world’s beaches every single day. Let’s change that

    Posted by
    Sarah Biddlecombe
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  • Long Reads

    We asked 50 women about smear tests. The answers were unexpected

    “Who knew your cervix could move around so much and then hide at the worst possible moment?”

    Posted by
    Sarah Biddlecombe
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  • Life

    Going beyond the pill: women who opt for hormone-free contraception

    Is the pill all it's cracked up to be?

    Posted by
    Sarah Biddlecombe
    Published
  • Life

    The comedy night fighting period poverty one laugh at a time

    It's going to be bloody funny

    Posted by
    Megan Murray
    Published
  • Life

    Scotland is first to offer free sanitary products in every university, college and school

    The government is funding a new £5.2m scheme to tackle period poverty

    Posted by
    Sarah Biddlecombe
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  • Long Reads

    Alesha Dixon has a simple, yet powerful, solution to period poverty

    137,000 girls in the UK are regularly missing school because they can’t afford sanitary protection. That needs to change

    Posted by
    Alesha Dixon
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  • People

    Halsey absolutely refuses to let male managers make her feel ashamed of her endometriosis

    “This is a reality for me and you need to suck it up and deal”

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
    Published
  • Life

    This new invention promises to make your period eco-friendly

    You can prevent 12,000 pieces of plastic entering the sea by using it

    Posted by
    Moya Lothian-McLean
    Published
  • Life

    Woman claims she was fired for leaking during a heavy period at work

    “Every woman dreads getting period symptoms when they're not expecting them, but I never thought I could be fired for it.”

    Posted by
    Sarah Biddlecombe
    Published
  • Life

    Science reveals the surprising truth about “period brain”

    Looks like we can no longer blame our periods for everything...

    Posted by
    Sarah Biddlecombe
    Published