We’ve rounded up the big period news stories of the year. 2019 has been a powerful year for periods! Menstrual wellbeing to be taught in English schools: It’s SO exciting to see that children in both primary and secondary school will now be taught about menstrual wellbeing. Instead of a brief overview of what a period is, children will now learn all about what is and isn’t normal for their menstrual cycle.
Do you know what’s in your period care products? Chances are you’ve probably always picked up your period essentials on autopilot, not thinking to question these trusted products. If this is the case, then you’re not alone. Our survey revealed 8/10 women aren’t aware of what their products are made from. In this blog, we are covering why it’s crucial to know what you’re using, by giving you the lowdown on 4 ingredients to
What are your period care essentials? Everybody is different therefore it’s important to find what works best for YOU on your period. Here, we are talking about how to tailor your period care products to your personal menstrual flow. Why is this important? First things first, let’s talk about why this is important. There isn’t a ‘one size fits all’ approach when it comes to periods. Factors such as how long you
September is Gynaecological Cancer Awareness! Eve Appeal have launched their Go Red campaign to get us talking about Gynae cancers. Here, we caught up with the team to get an important list of facts to be aware of. Knowledge and education can save lives. So have a read, pass this on and always speak up if you’re concerned about your health. Fact 1 There are FIVE gynae cancers! Fact 2 In the UK, 58 women
Periods are powerful, natural and an important part of our well-being, yet they are often met with negativity and shame. We’ve been speaking to people in our community who have been sharing their own, very real experiences of period shame. It was recently revealed that 1 in 5 young women in the UK has experienced bullying about periods, with 67% of teasing and bullying about periods taking place in school. 66% of the girls