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Trump's menstruation comments backfire

Al Jazeera America - 3 weeks ago
Donald Trump's remarks about Fox News host Megyn Kelly, the latest of several controversial comments that Republican candidates have made in recent weeks about women's reproductive health,...

Bring on the menstruation revolution: 'Donald Trump is going to bloody love it'

The Guardian - 3 weeks ago
Last week, the real-estate mogul and Republican frontrunner was taken to task by Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly during the first TV debate of the presidential race. His response? To insinuate in a CNN...

These 6 menstruation products made us go whaaaat?

India Today - 1 week ago
If only we, as a people, moved over the taboo that surrounds women's menstruation, would we be able to explore beyond, measure our options and take informed decisions--be it regarding our...

How a $3 menstruation toolkit could empower girls in developing nations (Video)

Treehugger - 1 week ago
Most people believe that universal education and equal opportunity is needed to improve the lot of women all over the world. But what about access to affordable, clean sanitary napkins and lifting...

This Is “Flo” – A Simple Device Making Menstruation Safer for Girls Living in ...

GOOD Magazine - 3 weeks ago
For girls living in extreme poverty around the globe, getting their periods can be a particularly trying ordeal. Inaccessible or unaffordable sanitary items mean that many young women are left using...

Some Cultures Treat Menstruation With Respect

NPR - 3 weeks ago
When Donald Trump said that Fox News host Megyn Kelly had "blood coming out of her wherever," he showed that cultural taboos and biological misconceptions about female menstruation die...

What A Menstrual Cycle, Marathon Runner, And Women's Rights Have In Common: A ...

Medical Daily - 7 days ago
Menstruation, with all of its fluctuating hormone levels, can have a considerable effect on how the female body responds to the demands of exercise and competition. In a series of experiments...

Indian-origin woman ignites global awareness on menstruation

The Indian Express - 1 week ago
She has become an Internet sensation after completing the London marathon sans any sanitary protection during period in a bid to end the stigma on menstruation. Indian-origin Kiran Gandhi, a Harvard...

Menstruation is a global health problem – and we need to talk about it

The Conversation US - 2 weeks ago
He got menstruation – the taboo of all taboo words in polite society – onto the front page of the Sunday New York Times. That doesn't happen every day. In fact, it's quite possible that...

Hey, Remember Those Disney Movies About Periods & STDs?

Refinery29 - 1 week ago
How did you learn about menstruation? Perhaps from The Care and Keeping of You, or your mom or sister. Some girls in the 1940s and '50s actually learned about periods from a Disney film....

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