Medical language, and ‘danger words’, help perpetuate the menstruation taboo, even within the clinical context.
The role of language in the perpetuation of the menstruation taboo, gender inequality, and clinical ‘silence'.
Guest blog by Amanda Jenkins on the Menstrual Marathoner, Kiran Gandi.
Many people are reluctant to talk about, or seek professional help for, menstrual cycle-related pain.
Gender-specific employment policies tend to result in negative consequences...