Menstrual taboo

Differential diagnosis and the menstruation taboo

How the menstruation taboo, among other factors, has resulted in a diagnostic blind spot.

The pain that dare not speak its name.

Many people are reluctant to talk about, or seek professional help for, menstrual cycle-related pain.

Dodgy data and the menstrual leave debate…

A misuse of data to exaggerate the prevalence of severe period pain and subsequent need for 'menstrual leave'.