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Demystifying Menstrual Products Demystifying Menstrual Products

Demystifying Menstrual Products

By , 15

Roughly half of the world’s population menstruates during their lives. Unlike in years past, it’s exciting to have more options when it comes to period products because everyone has different needs and preferences. We all deserve a variety of choices,…

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Meet Charlotte Silverman Meet Charlotte Silverman

Meet Charlotte Silverman

By , 15

Charlotte Silverman is a 19-year-old student at Brown University and co-founder of a nonprofit organization called The Pad Project. The group, whose motto is “a period should end a sentence, not a girl’s education,” works to increase global access…

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Meet Nadya Okamoto Meet Nadya Okamoto

Meet Nadya Okamoto

By , 18

Nadya Okamoto is a 20-year-old junior at Harvard University. She is the Founder and Executive Director of PERIOD (period.org), one of the fastest growing, youth-run women’s health nonprofit organizations in the United States. Since she co-founded…

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Living With MRKH Living With MRKH

Living With MRKH

By , 16

I’ll never forget the day when I almost peed my pants in a hospital lobby. After a technician tried and failed to perform a successful ultrasound, she ordered me to fill my bladder with 12 Dixie Cups of water and […]

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Meet Taylor Whittington Meet Taylor Whittington

Meet Taylor Whittington

By , 18

I spent my senior year of high school creating a class that connected the history of feminism to modern women’s rights issues. I learned about the real-life consequences of stigma around women’s health. It was enraging and heartbreaking to learn…

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