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Free tampons in Scotland.
Health

Scotland just became the first country in the world to make tampons and pads available for free

What a milestone moment.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

Panic-buying tampons will only make them less accessible to women who need them

Coronavirus stockpiling has resulted in a shortage of tampons on some supermarket shelves. Here’s why it needs to stop.

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Hollie Richardson
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This is how you can help end tampon tax, once and for all

Now that we’ve left the EU, it’s time to crack on with one of the government’s most important pledges – ending tampon tax.

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Laura Coryton
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Life

Period products will now be free in English state schools

Free tampons in schools at last!

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Harriet Marsden
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Nancy Saddington
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Why every employer should offer free sanitary products at work

We’re women, we menstruate, and we’re part of the workplace. So let’s flex our choices.

Period poverty
Life

60% of women need to “budget” for their periods, and how is this 2019?

Our periods cost us £5000.

Posted by
Jessica Rapana
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Life

Woman shares dad’s curveball response after she asks him to buy sanitary pads

And Twitter trolls aren't here for it.

Posted by
Megan Murray
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Beauty

We try the innovative new age period products worth knowing about

Did you know there were two types of menstrual cup?

Posted by
Ava Welsing-Kitcher
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Life

This company claims sanitary towels filled with dirt can ease period pain

But gynaecologist Dr Jen Gunter has called them out on it.

Posted by
Susan Devaney
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Life

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

“Buy one, give one.”

Posted by
Susan Devaney
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Life

The inhumane way UK police are letting down female prisoners

Campaigners are calling on the introduction of new guidelines

Posted by
Susan Devaney
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Amy Swales
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The new sanitary towel advert finally showing RED period blood

Because what runs down your leg in the shower ain’t blue