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#periods

# periods - Thursday 18 August, 2022

Dina Asher-Smith wants research into ‘huge’ impact periods have on performance
# Raising Awareness
From The42
# Raising Awareness

Dina Asher-Smith wants research into ‘huge’ impact periods have on performance

Aug 18th 2022, 10:35 PM 7,663 Views 1 Comment

The 26-year-old was back on the track at the Olympiastadion on Thursday evening in the semi-finals of the 200m.

# periods - Friday 20 May, 2022

Union calls for menstrual health policy in every Irish workplace
# Periods
# Periods

Union calls for menstrual health policy in every Irish workplace

May 20th 2022, 12:30 PM 18,195 Views 44 Comments

Over 70% of respondents in a survey conducted by the union had taken time off work because of their periods.

# periods - Tuesday 17 May, 2022

Spanish cabinet approves paid 'menstrual leave'
# Women's Health
# Women's Health

Spanish cabinet approves paid 'menstrual leave'

May 17th 2022, 5:58 PM 26,427 Views 29 Comments

Equality Minister Irene Montero said the law will recognise a health problem that has been largely swept under the carpet until now.

# periods - Monday 8 February, 2021

'Negotiations ongoing' on zero VAT rate for newer period products like menstrual cups
# Period Poverty
# Period Poverty

'Negotiations ongoing' on zero VAT rate for newer period products like menstrual cups

Feb 8th 2021, 3:19 PM 17,329 Views 15 Comments

A report launched today found that extensive research is required to examine the impact of period poverty in Ireland.

# periods - Sunday 31 January, 2021

Government report on period poverty to be launched next month
# Period Poverty
# Period Poverty

Government report on period poverty to be launched next month

Jan 31st 2021, 6:30 AM 16,106 Views 14 Comments

The report comes as two senators have put forward proposed legislation on the issue.

# periods - Monday 7 October, 2019

Minister sets up period poverty committee: 'Menstruation is not a choice'
# Women's Health
# Women's Health

Minister sets up period poverty committee: 'Menstruation is not a choice'

Oct 7th 2019, 6:10 AM 22,467 Views 43 Comments

The health minister said women are facing significant costs paying for sanitary products.

# periods - Sunday 17 March, 2019

What your period may be telling you about your overall health
# Menstruation
From The Daily Edge
# Menstruation

What your period may be telling you about your overall health

Mar 17th 2019, 3:00 PM 14,205 Views 2 Comments

We asked the experts.

# periods - Monday 14 January, 2019

Mary Queen of Scots director Josie Rourke explained the menstruation scene Saoirse Ronan was praising last week
# Periods
From The Daily Edge
# Periods

Mary Queen of Scots director Josie Rourke explained the menstruation scene Saoirse Ronan was praising last week

Jan 14th 2019, 6:55 PM 11,428 Views 2 Comments

“It was probably the most straightforward scene that we shot.”

# periods - Monday 30 April, 2018

Just 20 tweets that perfectly sum up the pain of periods
# Period Pain
From The Daily Edge
# Period Pain

Just 20 tweets that perfectly sum up the pain of periods

Apr 30th 2018, 8:00 AM 6,700 Views 0 Comments

Why can’t my uterus yell at me to tell me if I’m pregnant or not?

# periods - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

'It makes them feel like they're not forgotten about': The group tackling period poverty in Dublin
# The Homeless Period
From The Daily Edge
# The Homeless Period

'It makes them feel like they're not forgotten about': The group tackling period poverty in Dublin

Dec 27th 2017, 8:00 PM 5,448 Views 1 Comment

The Homeless Period Dublin is ensuring that women who are homeless or in direct provision don’t go without sanitary products.

# periods - Friday 20 October, 2017

16 jokes about periods that will make every woman go 'yep'
# A Red Sun Rises
From The Daily Edge
# A Red Sun Rises

16 jokes about periods that will make every woman go 'yep'

Oct 20th 2017, 9:00 PM 57,420 Views 3 Comments

Sure this is it.

# periods - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

This is the first sanitary towel ad to actually show blood, instead of that mysterious blue liquid
# Bodyform
From The Daily Edge
# Bodyform

This is the first sanitary towel ad to actually show blood, instead of that mysterious blue liquid

Oct 18th 2017, 4:07 PM 10,427 Views 24 Comments

It’s about bloody time. (Ah weh weh weh.)

# periods - Sunday 6 August, 2017

What's it really like to use a menstrual cup? We asked four Irish people who have tried them
# Periods
From The Daily Edge
# Periods

What's it really like to use a menstrual cup? We asked four Irish people who have tried them

Aug 6th 2017, 7:00 PM 26,032 Views 7 Comments

How much money could you save from investing in one? A lot, tbh.

# periods - Friday 7 April, 2017

9 ridiculous things that always happen in feminine hygiene ads
# Have A Happy Period
From The Daily Edge
# Have A Happy Period

9 ridiculous things that always happen in feminine hygiene ads

Apr 7th 2017, 8:00 AM 7,923 Views 16 Comments

Dip the pad in the blue water! Dip it!

# periods - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

This guy has invented a special 'glue' for women to seal their vaginas shut during their periods
# Mensez
From The Daily Edge
# Mensez

This guy has invented a special 'glue' for women to seal their vaginas shut during their periods

Feb 21st 2017, 7:06 PM 13,712 Views 3 Comments

He thinks it will replace tampons. Guess what people who actually have periods think?

# periods - Friday 17 February, 2017

9 questions every woman has asked herself when she's on her period
# Hot Water Bottle
From The Daily Edge
# Hot Water Bottle

9 questions every woman has asked herself when she's on her period

Feb 17th 2017, 9:00 PM 12,870 Views 4 Comments

It’s a troubling time.

# periods - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

'Munster are playing at home' is the best, most Irish period euphemism going
# Munster Are Playing At Home
From The Daily Edge
# Munster Are Playing At Home

'Munster are playing at home' is the best, most Irish period euphemism going

Jan 25th 2017, 8:33 PM 7,050 Views 1 Comment

Hands down.

# periods - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

10 spot-on descriptions of what period pain is really like
# Uterus Temper Tantrum
From The Daily Edge
# Uterus Temper Tantrum

10 spot-on descriptions of what period pain is really like

Jan 18th 2017, 9:51 AM 78,894 Views 12 Comments

Truly the devil’s work.

This mam threw her daughter a 'period party' because she was worried about starting her period
# Period Party
From The Daily Edge
# Period Party

This mam threw her daughter a 'period party' because she was worried about starting her period

Jan 18th 2017, 8:21 AM 5,322 Views 5 Comments

There was a cake that said ‘Congrats on your period’. YES.

# periods - Sunday 8 January, 2017

Endometriosis: 'It's the kind of pain that takes the breath from you and makes you fall to your knees'
# Column
# Column

Endometriosis: 'It's the kind of pain that takes the breath from you and makes you fall to your knees'

Jan 8th 2017, 6:30 PM 8,104 Views 16 Comments

Endo is the abnormal growth of endometrial cells. The pain can be relentless and there is no cure, writes Julie Ronaghan.

# periods - Thursday 15 September, 2016

This mother-daughter text exchange about tampons is going insanely viral
# Vagina Lasers
From The Daily Edge
# Vagina Lasers

This mother-daughter text exchange about tampons is going insanely viral

Sep 15th 2016, 9:20 AM 16,215 Views 9 Comments

THE VAGINA ZONE.

# periods - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

This little girl had the most dramatic reaction to learning about her sister's period
# Blood Bath
From The Daily Edge
# Blood Bath

This little girl had the most dramatic reaction to learning about her sister's period

Jul 13th 2016, 8:30 AM 6,465 Views 3 Comments

Oh the horror of discovering periods.

# periods - Saturday 4 June, 2016

20 stages of PMS every woman will recognise
# PMS
From The Daily Edge
# PMS

20 stages of PMS every woman will recognise

Jun 4th 2016, 9:30 AM 8,631 Views 1 Comment

Every damn month.

# periods - Thursday 7 April, 2016

This skirt is going viral for looking like every girl's worst nightmare
# Period Drama
From The Daily Edge
# Period Drama

This skirt is going viral for looking like every girl's worst nightmare

Apr 7th 2016, 9:06 AM 10,868 Views 1 Comment

Is that… a STAIN?

# periods - Thursday 3 March, 2016

Giving women time off for periods would be unfair - but we need to talk about them more
# Opinion
# Opinion

Giving women time off for periods would be unfair - but we need to talk about them more

Mar 3rd 2016, 7:00 PM 8,807 Views 141 Comments

A company in the UK has introduced a “period policy” that will allow women leave if they are suffering.

19 very real tweets about periods everyone should read
# Period Drama
From The Daily Edge
# Period Drama

19 very real tweets about periods everyone should read

Mar 3rd 2016, 4:05 PM 12,017 Views 4 Comments

You don’t think periods are “that bad”? Think again.

# periods - Monday 1 February, 2016

Irish women are sharing their messiest, most honest period stories
# Period Drama
From The Daily Edge
# Period Drama

Irish women are sharing their messiest, most honest period stories

Feb 1st 2016, 10:00 PM 13,048 Views 7 Comments

Cork author Louise O’Neill has opened the floodgates, so to speak.

# periods - Thursday 28 January, 2016

This guy posted a photo of his wife's period outfit on Reddit and 'woke up to a s**t storm'
# Period Knickers
From The Daily Edge
# Period Knickers

This guy posted a photo of his wife's period outfit on Reddit and 'woke up to a s**t storm'

Jan 28th 2016, 8:20 PM 12,091 Views 2 Comments

Sounds about right to us.

# periods - Saturday 23 January, 2016

This woman's powerful Facebook status about period stains is going mega viral
# Red Blotch
From The Daily Edge
# Red Blotch

This woman's powerful Facebook status about period stains is going mega viral

Jan 23rd 2016, 4:46 PM 14,492 Views 13 Comments

“I am not ashamed.”

# periods - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

15 tweets about periods that will make all women laugh out loud
# Period Drama
From The Daily Edge
# Period Drama

15 tweets about periods that will make all women laugh out loud

Dec 2nd 2015, 12:12 PM 11,676 Views 2 Comments

These gals? They get it.

# periods - Wednesday 21 October, 2015

This girl's well-meaning boyfriend definitely needs a biology lesson
# Biology
From The Daily Edge
# Biology

This girl's well-meaning boyfriend definitely needs a biology lesson

Oct 21st 2015, 10:26 PM 13,206 Views 3 Comments

Oh no, that”s not where that goes.

# periods - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

This kid mortified his mam in the shop with maxi pads, and promptly went viral
# Scarlet For Yer Ma
From The Daily Edge
# Scarlet For Yer Ma

This kid mortified his mam in the shop with maxi pads, and promptly went viral

Oct 13th 2015, 10:21 PM 7,774 Views 4 Comments

“DO YOU USE THESE FOR YOUR BUTT?”

# periods - Friday 11 September, 2015

12 actual things gals have cried at while on their period
# Tears
From The Daily Edge
# Tears

12 actual things gals have cried at while on their period

Sep 11th 2015, 11:03 AM 9,550 Views 9 Comments

“It’s just emotion taking me over…”

# periods - Thursday 10 September, 2015

Irish men explaining tampons and pantyliners is unexpectedly hilarious
# Party Popper
From The Daily Edge
# Party Popper

Irish men explaining tampons and pantyliners is unexpectedly hilarious

Sep 10th 2015, 12:39 PM 8,763 Views 3 Comments

“Do you pull off this bit aswell?”.

# periods - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

Mams are sharing hilariously awkward stories about kids and periods on Facebook
# Awkward
From The Daily Edge
# Awkward

Mams are sharing hilariously awkward stories about kids and periods on Facebook

Sep 2nd 2015, 8:25 AM 6,924 Views 1 Comment

These will make your day.

# periods - Thursday 20 August, 2015

People are complaining that this ad for sanitary towels is offensive and fat-shaming women
# Period Rage
From The Daily Edge
# Period Rage

People are complaining that this ad for sanitary towels is offensive and fat-shaming women

Aug 20th 2015, 7:41 PM 7,708 Views 5 Comments

Here’s how not to advertise to ladies.

# periods - Monday 10 August, 2015

After controversial comments, Trump faces onslaught of tweets from women describing their periods
# Periods Are Not An Insult
# Periods Are Not An Insult

After controversial comments, Trump faces onslaught of tweets from women describing their periods

Aug 10th 2015, 9:21 PM 22,787 Views 36 Comments

“Hey Donald Trump, I just got my period.”

# periods - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Can girls' periods really sync over a Whatsapp group?
# Gal Pals
From The Daily Edge
# Gal Pals

Can girls' periods really sync over a Whatsapp group?

Aug 4th 2015, 11:00 PM 12,079 Views 2 Comments

Spoooooky.

# periods - Saturday 1 August, 2015

Here's why there's a massive backlash against 'scented' tampons
# Scents And Scentsibility
From The Daily Edge
# Scents And Scentsibility

Here's why there's a massive backlash against 'scented' tampons

Aug 1st 2015, 11:35 AM 11,913 Views 7 Comments

Nope. No thank you.

# periods - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

This guy made a faux pas about periods on Twitter and will always regret it
# Bless You
From The Daily Edge
# Bless You

This guy made a faux pas about periods on Twitter and will always regret it

Jul 29th 2015, 3:15 PM 14,687 Views 8 Comments

OH REALLY JACK? REALLY?

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