Periods

13 Stupid Ways To Describe A Woman's Period

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 04.08.2014 | Canada Living

It's the word that no woman likes to say out loud, but we're broadcasting it loud and clear: It's called your period. That said, the term is still con...

G Day: A Modern Rite of Passage for Girls

Madeleine Shaw and Suzanne Siemens | Posted 03.13.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Madeleine Shaw and Suzanne Siemens

As an adolescent girl, I was awed by the notion of becoming an adult woman. Like Margaret in Judy Blume's classic coming of age novel, "Are You There, God? It's Me, Margaret," I was obsessed with all the details, particularly menstruation, and on a semi-conscious level hoped that there would be some sort of fanfare when the momentous time came.

The Weirdest Periods Myths We've Ever Heard

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.12.2012 | Canada Living

Ladies, beware: somehow, the scent of our periods can attract the likes of bears, sharks and dogs. It sounds like a horror movie waiting to happen...

The Time of The Month To Spend: How Menstrual Cycle Affects Consumer Behaviour

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada Style

When it's that time of the month, we females want nothing more than to cuddle up in our snuggie, eat loads of chocolate ice cream, watch the chickiest...