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What I would say to my 15-year-old self about irregular periods

September 22, 2020
What I would say to my 15-year-old self about irregular periods

My 15-year-old self was easily annoyed. Cloudy days, sugarless coffee, noisy neighbourhoods, extended classes, and irregular periods – anything was enough to ruffle her mind. She was especially concerned if she felt blood trickling down her legs just when she was about to get up on stage for a dance performance. My 15-year-old self was not prepared to handle such situations and she either knew too little or was too careless. I would go with both. I would also tell…

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To my very first period tracker – my best friend
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To my very first period tracker – my best friend

My best friend in school had a habit. She would often wait outside the classroom, and right when the teacher called out my name, she imitated my voice and yelled out, “Present, Ma’am!”. Of course, the teacher always found out and then punished both…

August 20, 2020
5 reasons to try our auto-renewal plan
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5 reasons to try auto-repeat plans

Imagine a world where you get everything you need, at the exact moment you need it. Sounds like something out of a movie, doesn’t it? Luckily for us, we live in an age where what was improbable yesterday, has become the latest innovation of…

August 6, 2020
The day I first googled ENDOMETRIOSIS
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The day I Googled Endometriosis

While most girls were buying their first Mary-Kate and Ashley novel (yes, I am a 90’s baby) at the age of 10, I bought sanitary napkins. It seems like my body was so excited by teenage novels that it decided to kick start puberty.…

July 14, 2020
6 tips for good menstrual hygiene
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6 tips for good menstrual hygiene

An important part of managing your period is staying hygienic during those days. We are often so flustered with the idea of getting our period, that we forget to make sure that our usual practices are sanitary. Celebrating one of our favourite days of…

May 25, 2020
amenorrhea
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What is Amenorrhea and how to tackle it?

Ever skipped your period 2-3 times in a row and then panicked? Well, don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Signs are that it could actually be Amenorrhea. Before the idea of possibly having Amenorrhea stresses you out, we’ll explain the concept to you in…

January 11, 2020
sleep at ease
Menstrual Health Periods

How to sleep at ease during your period

When your period comes around it doesn’t just wreak havoc on your mood and give you unbearable period pain, but also ends up affecting your sleep cycle. All of us want a good night’s sleep during our period but feel like it’s unachievable. Read…

October 26, 2019