• Health & Hygiene

    Ending the period shaming era.

    After my last blog (Shh! Don’t talk about it: Abnormally normal taboo) check it out if you haven’t read it already!!! I have been reading a lot about women’s health, taboos related to periods, etc. Earlier when I wrote about normalizing periods it was to share my views on the topic but later while reading more about it, I realized it is an important issue. Women all over the world have faced period shaming at one point or another in their lives as many ancient cultures considered menstruation unclean or impure and still do. Period taboos have led to the exclusion of women from social, domestic, and educational activities for…