How poor menstruation education has contributed to health-inequalities; shame, lack of knowledge & ill-informed consent
Most medicines have only been tested on men- how this situation came about, and why it continues to be a problem
Medical language, and ‘danger words’, help perpetuate the menstruation taboo, even within the clinical context.
The role of language in the perpetuation of the menstruation taboo, gender inequality, and clinical ‘silence'.
How the menstruation taboo, among other factors, has resulted in a diagnostic blind spot.