Empowering women: Celeste Mergens and the fight against period poverty
Jody talks to Celeste Mergens, CEO of Days for Girls about the history of DfG and how vital breaking the period taboo is in the fight against period poverty.Read more 7 min read
What I learned when a woman bled on me in a club
Yep, you read that correctly – a random stranger bled on me in a club. You think you’ll be angry, embarrassed… maybe disgusted. But then it happens, and you’re not. Compassion kicks in. In fact, I’m kinda glad she bled on me.Read more 4 min read
What do men know about periods?
From the classroom to the boardroom, Instagram to IRL, women are talking more about periods. But are we leaving the other 50% of the population behind?Read more 7 min read
Tales from the Front Line(r): #3 “I always use digital tampons”
Changing up your femcare routine can be intimidating so we decided to ask people about their experience trying Tampliners for the first time.Read more 2 min read
Why talking about vaginas could save your life
Read about the five different types of gynaecological cancer (yep, we said five!) and how to help break the taboo around gynae health.Read more 2 min read
Periods or school? It shouldn’t be a choice
Many people can't afford even basic femcare products. For lots of girls, having a period means missing school – and we believe this has to end.Read more 2 min read
How to get rid of tampon leaks and stains
Leaking tampons are a common complaint. Here’s how to stop it happening – and clean up when it does.Read more 3 min read
We’re so over the marketing myth of the perfect period. Or are we?
Femcare brands have sold us #fakenews about periods for decades. Finally things are changing, but have we really shaken off those old myths?Read more 3 min read