Periods

Health

8 Surprising Things That Could Be Contributing To Your Period Pain

Plus, when to talk to your doctor about it.

By Claire Fox
Fashion

Adidas Has Released “Period-Proof” Workout Leggings That Prevent Leaks

To help improve sports participation worldwide.

By Alice Broster
Fashion

Primark Is Selling Period Pants For Under £7

Plus eight other brands to buy in the UK now.

By Alice Broster
Health

The UK Supermarkets & Stores Offering Free Period Products

Plus, other period poverty initiatives supported by high street shops.

By Niellah Arboine and Alice Broster
Health

7 Tips For Cramps So Bad They Wake You Up

Here’s how to get rid of period pain at night.

By Orla Pentelow
Health

The Real Reason You Get Period Cramp In Your Thighs Is Actually Kinda Fascinating

Understanding the pain is key to making change.

By Orla Pentelow
Health

What An OB-GYN Wants You To Know If Your Period Is Weird Post-Vaccine

“I had the worst cramps of my existence.”

By Jennifer Gerson
Wellness

A New Text Hotline Will Answer All Your Q’s About Menstrual Cups

Because you know you’ve been dying to ask.

By JR Thorpe
Health

OB-GYNs Explain What A Decidual Cast Is

Today in “things I didn’t know my body could do.”

By JR Thorpe
Health

8 Reasons Why Your Vagina May Hurt During Your Period

Plus, what to do about it.

By Suzannah Weiss and Kaitlyn Wylde
Health

Campaigners Call On UK Government To Scrap Tampon Tax On Period Pants

"The abolishment of the tampon tax is something to be celebrated, but it is not enough."

By Alice Broster
Health

Experts Explain How Dry January Can Affect Your Period

The indirect effects may be subtle.

By Emilia Benton
Health

They Recovered From COVID, But Their Periods Have Been Weird Ever Since

A reproductive health expert explains what could be up.

By Jennifer Gerson
Health

Scotland Becomes First Country To Make Period Products Free

The new ruling arrives just as period poverty is one the rise due to the pandemic.

By L'Oréal Blackett
Health

8 Signs Something Is Off With Your IUD

#4: Your partner feels something up there.

By Emma Kaywin and JR Thorpe
Health

Doctors Debunk 6 Common Myths About Birth Control & Fertility

No, you don’t need to “take a break” from the Pill.

By JR Thorpe