Are our bosses spying on our period and fitness info to track health and pregnancy 'risks'?

2020-03-13 15:58

Your boss and your medical aid could be gathering your personal information using your menstrual health app.

How puberty starts a year earlier for girls now than in the 1970s

2020-02-11 20:30

Early menstrual bleeding – the last clinical sign of puberty for women – is associated with a higher risk of obesity, type 2 diabetes, heart disease and allergies.

4 things your period could be trying to tell you right now

2019-11-03 18:45

What it means when it's really heavy, really sore, really light... or just kinda weird.

Sho Madjozi in a new partnership to make conversations about periods easier

2019-08-13 19:26

The singer’s star just keeps rising and she’s paying it forward.

This explains why you're so intensely horny on your period

2019-06-10 21:30

Not that I'm complaining...

Win 1 of 3 Lil-Lets prizes worth R6 520, including double tickets for the Lauryn Hill concert!

2019-04-16 13:01

Lil-Lets want you to embrace life and enjoy the freedom of living in the moment

Five tips for exercising while on your period

2019-02-21 14:06

Hitting the treadmill or even doing a few laps in the pool remains a struggle for many women on their periods. Here are some top tips to keep in mind on your next period.

Um, can you still get your period while you’re pregnant?

2019-01-27 15:00

You don’t menstruate when you're pregnant , but that doesn’t mean your bathroom trips will always be blood-free.

 

Scotland a step closer to be the first country to provide free sanitary products

2020-02-27 17:31

The Scottish Parliament passed a Bill for sanitary products to be freely available to women nationwide, becoming the first country to do so.

A long-acting birth control patch?

2019-11-11 04:45

Researchers have developed a possible alternative to current long-acting contraceptives.

Always is removing the female symbol from its menstrual products because not everyone who has a period is a woman

2019-10-24 13:42

The brand has attracted criticism and praise for the move that aims to be more inclusive of transgender and nonbinary people.

WATCH: How your period is making other people rich

2019-09-16 20:50

While some women aren't clued up about their monthly cycles, there are people out there who know all there is to know, and as a result, they're earning a pretty penny.

How does the menstrual cup weigh up against tampons and pads in efficacy?

2019-07-19 16:43

A recent study aimed to weigh up the efficacy of menstrual cups versus usual products – sanitary pads and tampons.

A look at 5 unbelievable period products people used throughout history

2019-06-01 18:00

Some were unsafe, others were downright uncomfortable, but one thing's for sure, period products have come a long way since the Middle Ages.

People are having mixed reactions about a bikini design that makes you look like you have a period stain

2019-04-23 16:37

“Not going to lie this makes it look like you had an accident on your period.”

Woman smears period blood on face to share a 'beautiful and powerful' message

2019-03-01 17:13

A California woman has made it her life goal to empower women and for her this entails smearing her own menstrual blood on her face.

Here’s why your period is making you constipated (and what you can do about it)

2019-02-02 07:00

Feeling a bit 'backed up' during that time of the month? There is a reason why it happens.

What exactly is free bleeding – and should you do it?

2019-01-24 22:30

In a nutshell, free bleeding is when you don’t do anything to block or collect your period blood.

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