Did you know that 100 million girls miss school around the globe because they lack the sanitary supplies they need to manage their periods? Often labeled as a week of shame, menstruation has been discovered to play a role in holding women back from living a full life and in response to this discovery, a company was born. 504 more words
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It amazes me that in this day and age there remains such a stigma attached to the menstrual cycle.
It is a right of passage for pretty much ALL women to endure for Pete’s sake; and men are fully aware of its existence as soon as sex education begins in primary school, in some cases even before then. 833 more words
With the release of her new book Hope Beyond Fibroids: Stories of Miracle babies & the Journey to Motherhood, Gessie Thompson is on a mission to help many women suffering with fibroids by being a beacon of hope. 1,271 more words
Fibroids are a type of non-cancerous tumors that grow in the layers of muscle of the uterus. Uterine fibroids, myomas, or fibromyomas are a few other names of… 205 more words