Models are expected to be flawless as they show off the most beautiful clothes in the world, not bloated, spotty or God-forbid, leaking
This isn't just a sporting taboo – it's just a straight up, classic, 'too much information, don't mention that in front of the kids' taboo
The pool has been accused of misogyny over the alleged policy but insists it is merely protecting customers
The groundbreaking study has found a link between inflammation and PMS
'Women face a lot of stigmatisation and ridicule for menstruation, something they have no control over,' says student Mavera Rahim
‘I wanted to give a voice to women who didn’t feel they were given any input on a bill that would affect our lives so much’
'The more information you have about your body, the healthier you'll be'
Negativity towards menstruation can impact education and cost money
Women hate prissiness about periods. A whole new lexicon is developing for that time of the month, along with apps to manage it. Chloë Hamilton wears her red badge with pride
Euphemisms were found in 10 different languages
Men wait an average of 49 minutes before being treated for abdominal pain. For women, the wait is 65 minutes for the same symptoms. It’s thought that this is because women are seen as exaggerating pain and being ‘dramatic’ due to sexist stereotypes
It is not clearly understood why some women suffer more than others
Pads are bulky, tampons come with the risk of toxic shock syndrome, and some women can fear leaks with menstrual cups. So what is the new smart product offering as an alternative?
Many girls and women are unsure or worried about asking for advice
Loulle Denor posted the image in response to Instagram's moderation rules