It’s about time we all spoke openly and frankly about our periods. So grab a cup of coffee, and take a five-minute break from everything. Because this is where our resident bloggers share their views, stories and insights. And they don’t hold back.
Has anyone else noticed that everyone seems to have an opinion about hormonal contraception? Like, quite strong opinions? But these are often based on ideas that simply aren’t true. Time to bust some myths. Just to be clear before we get started. The ‘hormonal’ in hormonal contraception means oestrogen and progesterone. These hormones occur naturally […]
Choosing whether to use hormonal contraception is a big decision. Especially when you’re the kind of person who struggles with even the little things, like whether you want curry or stir-fry for dinner tonight. Stir-fry… or maybe… curry? In any decision, it’s important to know the facts before you get started. So here goes, we’ve […]
Regardless of nationality, race or religion, half of the world’s population all share in this experience. So, why is there still such a stigma surrounding the subject?
So last week I had to use a public toilet to change my tampon. I was already feeling cranky and annoyed. And this toilet certainly didn’t help with that. There was no toilet roll. The toilet didn’t flush. And the floor was well, let’s just say I’ve seen cleaner scrap yards.
Today’s the day. Your hair is set, your dress is perfect and the venue looks stunning. Your soon-to-be in-laws haven’t yet kicked up a fuss and you’ve even managed to solve that last-minute crisis with the chairs. You’re ready. But then…
Have you ever found that periods have interrupted your sex life? This doesn’t have to be the case; you can reduce the number of periods you have. Just speak to your doctor about your contraceptive options, or find out more on our contraception page.
Cramps? Check. Bloated? Check. Craving sex and nothing you can do about it? Think again. Let’s set the record straight. Period sex is absolutely fine. You might even feel better for it, but there are a few precautions that you might want to take.
It’s no secret that women have often lived in the shadow of men. And even in this day and age, gender inequality is all around. The places we work, the sports we watch, the adverts that sell to us and even the governments who run our countries.
Our world is an exciting mix of countries and cultures, sights and sounds, people and places. But there is one thing that is constant. Sex.
Breaking news! The convenient, compact, colourful bag I put my tampons / pads in to nip to the bathroom has become redundant. That’s right ladies. Today, some of the options out there when it comes to sanitary protection don’t even need to be smuggled into the toilet! Shame, because I really liked that bag.