As a female I am provided with many experiences that are limited to the female population. One of these is the much discussed menstrual cycle, or period as used in colloquial terms. 369 more words
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Okay, time to cross the line again. I’ve written about this before (see Menstrual Taboos https://musingsonwomenshealth.wordpress.com/2014/11/26/menstrual-taboos/ ) but the issue keeps popping up. In the recent 2015 Australian Open, the top ranking female tennis player in Britain, Heather Watson, suffered a first round defeat. 1,146 more words
I am trying to get back into my old habit of perusing the news in the morning with my coffee. Lately, I have just not been doing that. 2,108 more words
Whether you call them Mama Cloth, Mom Cloth, Lady Cloth, Cloth Pads.. it all serves the same purpose.
The decision to switch away from disposable pads for myself happened almost as organically as the decision to avoid disposable diapers on my baby. 441 more words
My boyfriend once told me he thinks periods and period pain must be similar to being “kicked in the balls”. While I appreciate the sentiment and his comforting words and hugs afterwards, I imagine that is about as close as you could describe it in terms of opposite sex. 306 more words