Gender equality

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

The ‘virginity’ myth…

Virginity is not a physical state- The hymen is not a reliable indicator of whether or not a person has had sex.

Menstrual cycle length… What’s normal?

Worried that your cycle is too short, too long, or just not 'regular' enough? Beware of the 28 day cycle myth!

I’m so over the moon… myth (Part 2)

Investigating why some menstrual myths persist, despite a lack of evidence. Part 2