Gender equality

Menstrual Leave; what lies beneath… Part 1- Origins

The origins of menstrual leave- as a response to wartime population losses and to secure jobs for returning soldiers.

When ‘hygiene’ becomes a dirty word…

Happy Menstrual 'Hygiene' Day! Soon to be Menstrual Health Day, because periods aren't dirty!

Menstrual Maths # 1: Why we say ‘people who menstruate’…

Our top 10 reasons for saying ‘people who menstruate’ instead of just 'women' when discussing menstrual health

Global period poverty- more in common than divides us!

Guest blogger, Elizabeth Goolden, compares the experiences of period poverty and taboos in Uganda and the UK

Top 10 Menstruation Myths!

The Top 10 Menstruation Myths exposed! We unpick the most common assumptions that lie behind the menstruation taboo