Gender equality

Can Periods Save the Planet?

International Women's Day Special- Menstruation management issues and how they fit within wider environmental concerns.

The great unknown; medicines and the menstrual cycle

Most medicines have only been tested on men- how this situation came about, and why it continues to be a problem

Without expression; silencing the role of the menstrual cycle in ill health- Part 2.

Medical language, and ‘danger words’, help perpetuate the menstruation taboo, even within the clinical context.

Without expression; silencing the role of the menstrual cycle in ill health- Part 1.

The role of language in the perpetuation of the menstruation taboo, gender inequality, and clinical ‘silence'.