The Fight to End Period Shaming Is Going Mainstream - By Abigail Jones
Let's begin with the obvious: Every woman in the history of humanity has or had a period. Each month, her uterus sheds its lining, sending blood flowing out through her vagina (unless she's pregnant, in which case she gets a lengthy reprieve). This process is as natural as eating, drinking and sleeping, and it's beautiful too: There's no human race without it. Yet most of us loathe talking about it.
When girls first start their periods, they embark on a decades-long journey of silence and dread. Read More -