You can only have so many periods at a guy’s place before you wonder if he’s your boyfriend

If you're leaving tampons over there, that's when you know it's probably time to have The Talk.

Aunt Flo’s arrival will ruin your best laid plans — almost like she has a mind of her own

You can order your life around when you think your period is due, but it'll still arrive unexpectedly and ruin so much more than your underwear.

“There was a pool of blood in my chair” and other cringe-worthy tales of getting your period at work

Women get their periods. Sometimes that sucks. Get over it.

Scotland just launched a pilot program providing free sanitary products nationwide

The six-month program will send free menstrual products to high schools, a college and different charities across the country.

Florida Gov. Rick Scott is putting an end to the state's tampon tax

Florida is the 13th state to slash taxes on menstrual products.

Girls in the UK are missing school because they can't afford menstrual products

A British charity that once sent free menstrual products abroad will now focus on girls in the UK, too.

Sydney May Become the First Australian City to Offer Free Menstrual Pads and Tampons

Hopefully, we'll soon have menstrual equality down under.

What It's Like to Have Your Period in a Women's Prison

A New York City bill is shining light on a shockingly common problem: reduced access to menstrual products in women's prisons.

These Teenage Boys Are Collecting Free Tampons to Distribute at Their High School

They have no patience for period stigma.

In Its Latest Ad, Thinx Reminds Everyone Men Can Menstruate Too

"We thought it was high-time that people see a menstruating trans man 10 feet tall in the subway."


'Broad City' Just Made an Incredibly Important Point About the Tampon Tax

"Tampons should be free. Every woman should have access to tampons."

People Really Hate the New Pocket Pearl Tampons

People are not fans of the Pocket Pearl.

This Fanny Pack-Wearing College Student Is Our New Anti-Period-Shaming Hero

This man is a goddamn genius.

Chicago Abolishes the Tampon Tax, Takes a Stand for All Who Menstruate

Hey, politicians: Tampons aren't a luxury product.

These Herbal Tampons Aren't Just Bizarre — They're Potentially Dangerous

Do we really have to tell you why this isn't a good idea?

These Lawmakers Want to Save Women $20 Million Just by Fixing the Tampon Tax

"Our government is imposing a charge exclusively on women by forcing them to pay extra for the 'privilege' of a health necessity."

9 Times We Learned the True Meaning of Period Positivity in 2015

2015 was officially the year that women fought back against period-shaming.


15 Amazing Things You Can Buy With the Money You Save From Not Buying Tampons

Goodbye, tampons. Hello, trip to Oahu.

Jessica Biel Wants Women to Talk About Their Periods in New Video Series

We need to talk about it — period.

11 Women Who Don't Use Tampons Talk About Why It's Awesome

Goodbye, tampons.

Watch These Dudes Hilariously Attempt to Explain Tampons

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

This Artist Is Giving Disney Princesses Period Blood Stains for the Best Possible Reason

If you've ever asked yourself whether Cinderella menstruated, now you have your answer.

Three Feminist Geniuses Just Invented a Pair of Panties That Could Change the World

A creative solution to an overlooked problem.

Meet the Teen Girls Using Tech to Fight Everyday Sexism

They're coding to change the conversation.