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This Hilarious Ad Will Make You Want to Have Your Period

This Hilarious Ad Will Make You Want to Have Your Period | Tracking Menstruation Digitally | Scoop.it
I hate to jinx it, but we may be living in a golden age of menstrual product advertising. The latest example is this video via Jezebel, which is an ad for HelloFlo, a company that sends customers all of their period needs in the mail each month, and also offers...
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Dudley Wellness Company Launches “The Menstrual Blog” for Women - PR.com (press release)

Dudley Wellness Company Launches “The Menstrual Blog” for Women
PR.com (press release)
This initiative is to support women and provide awareness about the issues and concerns they face during their menstrual cycle.

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Etiquette for menstruation

Etiquette for menstruation | Tracking Menstruation Digitally | Scoop.it
Recently I was fortunate enough to be asked to lend an excerpt of my recently released book to the UK Sunday Times Style magazine. The mostly fashion-centric Style magazine is not really known for ...
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48% of Girls in Iran, believe that menstruation is a disease

48% of Girls in Iran, believe that menstruation is a disease | Tracking Menstruation Digitally | Scoop.it
Is Menstruation a Disease?Does hearing the word menstruation, cause you to frown or scowl your face as if it is something disguising and not worth mentioning in public? I am directing this question mostly to men.
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The Period Store • Monthly delivery of tampons, pads, and more

Shop online for feminine hygiene products. Tampons, pads, liners, sponges, cups, chocolate and art delivered to your door before your period arrives.
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Museum of Menstruation and Women's Health

Museum of Menstruation and Women's Health | Tracking Menstruation Digitally | Scoop.it
New York Times recommends MUM,
which has exhibits about the world cultural history of
menstruation and women's health
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“Time of the Month” on Twitter: Taboo, Stereotype and Bonding in a No-Holds-Barred Public Arena - Springer

“Time of the Month” on Twitter: Taboo, Stereotype and Bonding in a No-Holds-Barred Public Arena - Springer | Tracking Menstruation Digitally | Scoop.it
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Are mental illnesses such as PMS and depression culturally determined?

Are mental illnesses such as PMS and depression culturally determined? | Tracking Menstruation Digitally | Scoop.it
Corrinne Burns: A growing number of psychiatrists suspect mental conditions are 'culture-bound syndromes' rather than exclusively biological
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Adventures in Menstruation: Time to Dump Those Silly Taboos

Adventures in Menstruation: Time to Dump Those Silly Taboos | Tracking Menstruation Digitally | Scoop.it
Menstrual activists confront shame, secrecy and the medicalization of a perfectly normal thing that all women do.
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American Apparel 'Period Power' T-Shirt Features Graphic Menstruation ... - Headlines & Global News

American Apparel 'Period Power' T-Shirt Features Graphic Menstruation ... - Headlines & Global News | Tracking Menstruation Digitally | Scoop.it
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American Apparel 'Period Power' T-Shirt Features Graphic Menstruation ...

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Please Don't Judge Me For Opting Out Of My Period - xoJane

Please Don't Judge Me For Opting Out Of My Period - xoJane | Tracking Menstruation Digitally | Scoop.it
Please Don't Judge Me For Opting Out Of My Period
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Then there's pH Imbalances: yeast and BV. Menstrual blood causes changes in the pH of your vagina. Any change in PH can make the vagina more hospitable to yeast and bacteria.
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LRB · Jenny Diski · Short Cuts: Periods

LRB · Jenny Diski · Short Cuts: Periods | Tracking Menstruation Digitally | Scoop.it
It’s only lately that there has been any choice about menstruation: if you were a woman before the wide availability of the contraceptive pill you bled once a month from the age of 12 until you were around 50, except during pregnancy and lactation...
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Period Tracker vs. iPeriod vs. Period Diary: Period tracking apps for iPhone shootout! | iMore.com

Period Tracker vs. iPeriod vs. Period Diary: Period tracking apps for iPhone shootout! | iMore.com | Tracking Menstruation Digitally | Scoop.it
The iPhone can be used to store all kinds of personal information, even the most personal kinds. The App Store has tons of apps to help women not only track current periods, but predict future ones as well.
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Getting Real: Technoscientific Practices and the Materialization of Realit

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The quantified self movement: some sociological perspectives

The concepts of ‘self-tracking’ and the ‘quantified self’ have recently begun to emerge in discussions of how best to optimise one’s life. These concepts refer to the practice of gathering data abo...
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PMS Is the Cultural Expectation of Being a Basket of Goddamn Sunshine

PMS Is the Cultural Expectation of Being a Basket of Goddamn Sunshine | Tracking Menstruation Digitally | Scoop.it
A growing number of experts are arguing that—as far as mental health is concerned—pre-menstrual syndrome is a culture-bound syndrome, meaning that it's diagnosis is based on societal expectations of how women should behave and feel, instead of...
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Is it A Crime to Menstruate?

Is it A Crime to Menstruate? | Tracking Menstruation Digitally | Scoop.it
In December 2010, Indian actress, Jayamala was investigated by the Crimes Branch of the police, on order of the Kerala state government in India, and then officially charged with violating Indian l...
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