Period

Oscars

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

“I can’t believe a film about menstruation just won an Oscar."
Terry Nguyen
2.25.19
Noisey

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.
Kristin Corry
1.16.19
Photography

This Photographer Documented Three Couples Having Sex on Their Period

We chatted with Nolwen Cifuentes about her stigma-challenging series.
Simon Doherty
8.21.18
Comics!

'Cramps,' Today's Comic by Rebecca Kirby

While on her period, a girl does some research to figure out how to relieve her cramps.
Rebecca Kirby
6.15.18
Asking for a friend

Can I Skip My Period Safely?

Doctors break down why getting your period is actually optional.
Elizabeth Brown
5.30.18
Interviews

City Girls Are Rap’s New Defiant Duo

City Girls' schemin' anthems are pushing them beyond Miami's borders with their new mixtape, 'Period.'
Kristin Corry
5.22.18
Weed

Does Weed Actually Work for Period Cramps?

Menstrual pain could soon be a condition that qualifies for medical marijuana.
Nicole Wetsman
4.18.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

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.'
VICE Staff
3.12.18
Weed

Could Weed Help Treat PMS?

Some women puff-puff-pass on the Midol, finding pain relief in cannabis instead.
Janie Cameron
12.27.17
Silicon Valley

The Strange Sexism of Period Apps

From heteronormative language and pink flowers to major privacy concerns, these apps are letting us down.
Miranda Hall
7.25.17
Menstruation

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

Sorry, sharks just aren't that into period blood.
Kimberly Lawson
5.25.17
ask-hole

Should You Go to the Gynecologist When You're on Your Period?

In this edition of Ask Hole, we ask the extremely useful question: Should I go the OB-GYN when I'm ragging?
Sirin Kale
2.2.17
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