What if there was a place where you could get all the info about menstruation you need, not the standard info written over 70 years ago for a biology book, nope real information on all levels: as an individual, as a menstruator, as a researcher or professional in the menstrual industry. What if we tell you, this place exists? It’s called the Menstrual Health Hub, and we’re extremely proud to be part of the Founding Circle. Here’s our interview with two of the three women behind the MH Hub: Danielle Keiser and Milena Bacalja Perianes.
It may seem like it wouldn’t be possible to hurt other people with period positivity—how could pride in a natural process be harmful to another person? But like many things, menstruation is…
I think most of us loved Emma Watson presenting #HeForShe at the United Nations in New York back in the summer of 2014. It was an innovative initiative, asking men to pledge…
How do feminism and porn go together? Do they go together at all?
We met Erika Lust in Barcelona and shared a great conversation. What is feminist porn, does period sex have to be a fetish and how do porn actresses handle their menstruation in a shoot.
This feminist Halloween costume is easy to put together, includes blood, history and, of course, feminism. Read here how easily it’s to put it together.
I love women and punk and pop culture and talking about menstruation. Sometimes all four converge in amazing stories, books, records and movies and it is just all sorts of awesome. The…
We learnt an overdue lesson on transgender periods and would like to apologize to the transgender community for taking so long to realize. Our apology here.
Bodyform’s new period ad is getting all the attention for a reason: it’s breaking with the traditions of how periods are normally shown in an advertisement by actually depicting real blood.
What does Pubic Hair have to do with periods? Does practicing pubic hair removal mean that you have better period hygiene? Find out here!
A girl today, a woman tomorrow. Girls are starting to menstruate earlier than ever. Studies show that an early first period has a number of negative consequences.
Infographic explaining how a Ruby Cup can break the vicious circle of Periods, Poverty and Shame.
Globally, menstruation is extremely challenging for women in lower income settings. The taboo and stigma that surrounds menstruation has severe negative to even deadly consequences for women and girls in some cultures.
During Ramadan it’s required that you abstain from eating, drinking and other habits – but what to do when those typical cravings for chocolate hit you?
Have you ever heard of ‘Chaupadi Pratha’ ? Women in Nepal are forced to sleep in huts or in animal sheds during their period. Learn more about the taboo of menstruation in Nepal.
Got your period on Valentines Day? Have sex anyway! We share 5 amazing reasons to have hot period sex, read on and enjoy!
Author: Heather Pringle I’ll just get straight down to it. Sex during your period is safe, hot and really not as gross as you might think. Forget your fears; riding that crimson…
Author: Heather Pringle for Ruby Cup In my very first Ruby Cup blog, I am going to pull back the covers on a few sensual secrets about your menstrual cup and you.…