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Sugary Drinks Tied to Earlier Menstruation

New York Times (blog) - 24 hours ago
Sugary Drinks Tied to Earlier Menstruation. By Nicholas Bakalar. January 27, 2015 7:00 pm January 27, 2015 7:00 pm. Comment. Email; Share; Tweet; Save; More. Photo. Here is another mark against...

Frequently Consuming Sugary Drinks Linked to Earlier Onset of Menstruation

Business 2 Community - 1 day ago
Now a new study published in the journal Human Reproduction finds that girls who frequently consume sugary drinks often begin menstruating earlier, increasing the risk of breast cancer. According to...

Taking on the taboo of menstruation

The Guardian - 2 days ago
As Rose George writes, it is not only female athletes who face the “taboo” of menstruation (Let's stop being so bloody-minded about menstruation, 23 January). Across the developing world...

My period may hurt: but not talking about menstruation hurts more

The Guardian - 1 week ago
Yet nearly all advertising for sanitary products encourages us to hide this chunk of our lives – three thousand days for most women – by preventing leaks that might embarrass us and everyone...

Why Is Menstruation Still A Taboo Topic In Women's Sports?

Yahoo Health - 1 week ago
As a player, Croft herself never spoke of her menstrual cycle. “It was one of those things that was all hushed up. I remember being on court feeling dizzy, disorientated, tearful, then coming off...

How Tennis Player Heather Watson Confronted The Taboo Of Menstruation In ...

Huffington Post - 4 days ago
Since making her comments, Watson has been commended for her candor in discussing menstruation, one of the "last taboos" in sports. In a HuffPost Live conversation on Friday, former...

Menstruation is one of our final taboos, but Heather Watson has just made it a ...

The Independent - 1 week ago
In fact, it was a lot simpler than that. “I think it's just one of these things that I have, girl things,” she said. “It just happens.” Watson's admission that she wasn't able to...

Artist spreads awareness on menstrual hygiene

Business Standard - 1 week ago
An upcoming woman artist has used the medium of art to spread awareness on menstrual hygiene and debunk various myths about menstruation. "I aim to conduct workshops to spread awareness about...

Woman says Tennessee prison guards forced her to prove menstruation

Chicago Tribune - 1 week ago
The woman, identified only as Jane Doe in the lawsuit filed in federal court in Nashville, said she had already cleared one security checkpoint at the prison about 85 miles southwest of Nashville on...

Let's talk about menstruation

Newstalk 106-108 fm - 3 days ago
Have you ever thought about how you would handle your period with no access to sanitary towels or tampons? What if you, through the fluke of birth, were too poor to buy pads, or you were trapped in a...

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