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Lena Dunham Had a Full Hysterectomy to Stop Her Endometriosis Pain
The actress went to extremes to end her painful battle with endometriosis.
Is It Safe to Skip Your Period On Purpose While Taking Birth Control?
If you haven't done it, you know someone who has (maybe one too many times).
How the Right Kind of Vibrator Can Help Reduce Period Pain
Not THAT kind of vibrator.
The 10 Best and Worst Things to Happen to Vaginas In 2017
From glitter bombs to birth control access, here's how your vag fared this year
Everything You Need to Know About Having Sex On Your Period
Your sex life doesn't have to come to a screeching halt every month.
4 Common Vagina Myths Your Gyno Wants You to Stop Believing
We asked one ob-gyn to share the most ridiculous, yet common vagina myths out there.
I Tried It: What It's Like to Get a Period Massage
One woman tried it. See what she found out.
Is It Bad to Do Yoga Inversions On Your Period?
I mean, yeah, it's called a flow... but it's not going to flow the other way, right?
What Does the Color of Your Period Blood Say About Your Health?
Breaking down the many shades of your period.
This Period Pain Device Actually Made My Cramps Bearable
Livia seemed too good to be true, but it's actually pretty effective.
Female Inmates Finally Have Access to Free Pads and Tampons In Federal Prisons
If you're wondering "how was this even an issue in the first place?" you're not alone.
This Company Is Offering Time Off for the First Day of Your Period
And giving female employees 12 extra days off!
Lena Dunham Shares How Getting Tattoos Helps Her Take Ownership of Her Body
"It gives me a sense of control."
No, Your Period Isn't a "Toxin-Shedding Process"
An ob-gyn explains why the idea that menstruation is a "toxin-shedding process" is total BS.
Real Women Share Why They Track Their Period
It's not just about stocking up on tampons.
Jessamyn Stanley Explains That #PeriodPride Is an Essential Part of the Body Positive Movement
She calls it "queen time."
Is Your Relationship Causing Your PMS?
And apparently, couples therapy could relieve some of those cramps.
Stop Telling Me I Need to Buy Things for My Vagina
Most of the time it's a trap, ob/gyns say.
Julianne Hough Speaks Out About Her Struggle with Endometriosis
She wants other women to know they aren't alone.
Why You Might Want to Consider Ditching Tampons for a Menstrual Cup
I have zero plans to go back to using tampons and pads.
Janelle Monáe Shuts Down Period Shamers with a Series of Epic Tweets
The problem with calling periods "gross"
This Family Celebrated Their Daughter's First Period With a Surprise Party
The gesture helped change a potentially scary experience into something totally empowering.
Halsey Opens Up About How Endometriosis Surgeries Affected Her Body
The "Closer" singer urges women to seek treatment for relief from this rarely-talked-about health issue.
This Fit Blogger Shows Just How Much PMS Can Affect a Woman's Body
"We choose to show others what we are proud of, but I think it is important to be proud of the totality of you."
This Inspirational Teen is Giving Tampons to Homeless Women Around the World
After becoming homeless at just 15 years old, she decided to help others.