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So your period has gone on holiday?

As one of the I Quit Sugar 8 Week Program experts, I get to answer questions on the forums. Something that has popped up a bit recently is the issue of periods becoming lighter, more irregular or even stopping all together after quitting sugar. 983 more words

Indian Women Protest Menstrual Taboos With #HappyToBleed Campaign

An Indian college student, Nikita Azad, started an online campaign ‘Happy to Bleed,‘ to protest against extreme cultural taboos that menstruating girls and women are subject to in India. 133 more words

Female Genocide

Early mornings

It’s 4.30 am and I’m up on a Poya holiday coz a) my body has got used to waking up at 4.30 am for the past week of hospital clinicals b) The alarm rang as I had forgotten to deactivate it last night c) my roommate groaning out my name in pain. 458 more words

Slice Of Life

Game Changer: Period Inspired Jewelry

Some people are comfortable talking about menstruation and others act like it’s some huge secret no body else experiences. Even though every female experiences it. 311 more words


If You're Prone to PMS You Could Be At Risk for This Condition Later in Life

TUESDAY, Nov. 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Millions of women suffer through premenstrual syndrome (PMS), and now new research suggests that those with moderate-to-severe PMS may be at heightened risk for high blood pressure later in life. 544 more words

Health News

Sanitation and Freedom

As you’re reading this blog post on your smartphone, tablet, or laptop, you’re probably not thinking much about the circumstances that gave you the ability to read. 1,050 more words

Water And Sanitation


tw: talk of dysphoria, self harm scars

I knew I liked girls when I was as young as ten years old. I knew that I didn’t fit in my body in my late teens. 475 more words