Students at the University of Arkansas are demanding menstrual equality for all — including men who apparently get a monthly period. The student government is requesting that menstrual products — such
The menstruation industry is not something to be sneered at: it’s worth at least $15 billion. However, since the invention of the tampon in 1931, and there has been little innovation since. That is, until
Julie goes to the grocery store and buys a gallon of milk and six bananas. Every morning, she eats one banana and drinks an eight-ounce glass of orange juice. How many days will it take for Julie’s roommate
On the morning of her wedding, Vicky called her husband crying. She wasn’t upset because she had cold feet or because she tore her veil. No. To her, it seemed much worse: She got her period. “I started
Some old white guy once said that the only two guarantees in life are death and taxes. That may be true for old white guys, but for a different segment of the population, the other guarantee is getting
For so many people, menstrual products are a necessity. Still, many states tax tampons and other menstrual products as a luxury item, jacking up the prices on what can already be expensive commodities.
Recently, my daughter turned 8, entering the land of tween, a moniker that, judging the number of times she's since repeated "I'm a tween now," seems to delight her. We started her birthday at an 8:30