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Menstruating women in religious temples

Most religions have menstrual rules and restrictions. Some religions, but not all, prohibit menstruating women from entering their religious temples because they are seen as religiously unclean. Personally, I have a problem with women being barred from religious events for a … Continue reading

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Menstrual problems in the workplace (and at school)

Many girls & women have very difficult periods every month, yet still have to go to school or work and pretend that ‘everything’s fine’. In the following video clip, Swedish hostess Eva Nazemson throws up (twice) in the middle of a live … Continue reading

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