periods

The Noisey Guide to

Now That's What I Call Menstruation: The Noisey Guide to Period Pop

A song-by-song guide of perfect pop songs that will help you traverse the ebbs and flows of your period.
Beulah Devaney
6.7.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Quarter of British Men Think They Get PMS Too, According to a New Survey

A British poll found that 26 percent of males experience the same monthly symptoms associated with menstruation.
VICE Staff
11.20.15
Stuff

The Push To Bring Menstrual Cups To Nauru

Asylum seekers are often forced to line up for hours to access pads and tampons. Many bleed through their clothes and are forced to make due with tent cloths.
Wendy Syfret
10.9.15
Stuff

A Guide to Periods For Men

A woman's period is so natural, your mum couldn't have made you without it. Did I just make you think of your mum's period? Great. We're getting somewhere.
Lisa Ludwig
8.14.15
Thinkpieces And Shit

Alanis Morissette’s ‘Jagged Little Pill’ Taught Me Everything About Being a Woman

As it turns 20, we revisit the record that perfectly encapsulates everything that women are encouraged not to be.
Emma Garland
6.9.15
News

We Spoke to the Women Fighting Australia’s Tampon Tax

Australia's 15 years of taxing periods may finally be coming to an end soon. But why has this recent campaign been more successful than previous attempts?
Emma Do
6.2.15
The VICE Guide to Mental Health

Female Hormones Can Make a Bloody Mess of Your Mental Health

It's time people took the mental repercussions of periods seriously.
Nell Frizzell
4.27.15
Stuff

For Homeless Women, Having a Period Isn't a Hassle – It's a Nightmare

As long as sanitary ware is classified as a "non-essential" and "luxury" item, and isn't given out for free like condoms, homeless women may be forced to shoplift for tampons and towels, or resort to using tissue from McDonald's toilets.
Maya Oppenheim
1.23.15
Stuff

Should Women Get Days off Work During Their Period?

There's an ongoing debate about the merits of "menstrual leave" - basically, getting a few extra sick days for when you're on the rag.
Arielle Pardes
12.9.14
Stuff

Tampons Are Not a 'Luxury Product', OK?

Meet the woman actually doing something about the lack of free, accessible sanitary ware in British offices.
Helen Nianias
12.8.14
NSFW

Why Period Sex Is the Best Sex (and Should Probably Be Mandatory)

I bleed, therefore I am.
Kat George
12.21.12
Pretty Girl Bullshit

The Pill Myth

Do they really give you big boobs and insanity?
Bertie Brandes
6.8.12
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