Periods

April 2, 2017

UK gives revenue from tampon tax to anti-abortion organization

Life, which runs crisis pregnancy centers, will receive a quarter of a million pounds from the tax imposed on sanitary products.

Nov. 2, 2016

Donald Trump got the world saying "pussy." Should these ads get to say it too?

THINX uses provocative ads to promote a feminist mission. But have they gone too far for the San Francisco metro?
Sept. 1, 2016

New York repealed the tampon tax. So why are these people still being charged?

Here's what you can do if you've been unfairly taxed.
Aug. 4, 2016

Science Explains Why There's Literally Nothing Worse Than People Who Use Periods In Their Texts

Is there anything worse than "K."??????

June 2, 2016

These Powerful Photos Show How Nepalese Teenagers Are Fighting Menstrual Taboos

"I think we should change these kinds of beliefs."
May 24, 2016
April 30, 2016

This Woman Has Been Tweeting All the Details of Her Period at Donald Trump

It "eases my cramps considerably," says Lindsey Toiaivao.
April 26, 2016

16 Tweets that Perfectly Sum Up the Reality of Periods

The #periodstruggle is real.
April 13, 2016

What's Actually Going on With Your Body When You Get Your Period?

Here's what's really going on when you have your period.

April 1, 2016

There's a Brand New Product Lets You Have Period Sex Without Any Mess 

Flex wants to make it easier for you to have sex on your period. But was it really that hard in the first place?
Feb. 19, 2016

Should Your Boss Be Giving You Time Off For Your Period?

"I can't come in — I'm on the third day of my cycle."
Jan. 27, 2016
Jan. 15, 2016

This Bloody Great Period Art Exhibition Wants to Change the Way We Talk About Menstruation

What would it look like if Aunt Flo was literally in town?

Jan. 14, 2016

Here's What Happens If You Put This "Vaginal Teabag" in Your Lotus Flower

Do we really have to tell you why this isn't a good idea?
Jan. 6, 2016

This Genius Video Reveals the Hidden Truth About Women's Periods Everyone Needs to Know

"The only threat is that all the blood will attract snakes and alligators."
Dec. 22, 2015
Nov. 24, 2015

A Temple in India Banned Menstruating Women — Now They're Fighting Back

Where would we be without periods?
Nov. 6, 2015

Here's Why We're Finally Talking About "Period Clothing"

My, how times have changed.

Oct. 16, 2015
Oct. 6, 2015

This "Smart" Menstrual Cup Might Finally Kill Tampons Once and For All

The future of menstruation is here.
Sept. 25, 2015

All the Things You Could Buy With the Money You're Spending on Tampons

Goodbye, tampons. Hello, trip to Oahu.
Sept. 18, 2015
Sept. 11, 2015

These Men Attempted to Explain Tampons — and the Results Are Hilarious

"You could easily mistake this for, like, an herbal tea bag."