Period

9.27.19

This Tiny Period Cramp Device Is Scamming Women Out of Money

Livia raised $1.7 million via crowdfunding and offered generous money-back guarantees, only to ignore customers and delete their comments when they complained.

2.25.19

Rayka Zehtabchi Is the First Iranian-American Woman to Win an Oscar

“I can’t believe a film about menstruation just won an Oscar."

1.16.19

City Girls and Cardi B's New Video Is the Epitome of a Twerk Fest

The "Twerk" visual will have you wishing you were "flewed out" too.

8.21.18

This Photographer Documented Three Couples Having Sex on Their Period

We chatted with Nolwen Cifuentes about her stigma-challenging series.

6.15.18

'Cramps,' Today's Comic by Rebecca Kirby

While on her period, a girl does some research to figure out how to relieve her cramps.

5.30.18

Can I Skip My Period Safely?

Doctors break down why getting your period is actually optional.

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5.22.18

City Girls Are Rap’s New Defiant Duo

City Girls' schemin' anthems are pushing them beyond Miami's borders with their new mixtape, 'Period.'

4.18.18

Does Weed Actually Work for Period Cramps?

Menstrual pain could soon be a condition that qualifies for medical marijuana.

3.12.18

The Black Female Inventor Who Revolutionized Menstrual Pads

We talk about Mary Beatrice Davidson Kenner, the forgotten inventor who helped make periods a little more tolerable for women, on 'The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast.'

12.27.17

Could Weed Help Treat PMS?

Some women puff-puff-pass on the Midol, finding pain relief in cannabis instead.

7.25.17

The Strange Sexism of Period Apps

From heteronormative language and pink flowers to major privacy concerns, these apps are letting us down.

5.25.17

Surf Legend Laird Hamilton Falsely Blames Shark Attacks on Women's Periods

Sorry, sharks just aren't that into period blood.

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