How Menstruation Works

How Menstruation works video transcript – Emma Bryce on TED-Ed It might seem hard to believe, but, as you read this, 300 million women across the planet are experiencing the same thing: a period! The monthly menstrual cycle that leads to the period, is a reality that most women on earth will go through during [...]

By |2016-03-16T10:59:31+00:00March 16th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Menstrual cups and sex

We are often asked if a menstrual cup can be used during sexual intercourse. So, what is the low down when it comes to a menstrual cup and sex? It is not recommended that you use a reusable menstrual cup during intercourse. The cups are fairly large and quite firm. They also usually sit quite low [...]

By |2016-09-27T15:33:01+00:00March 9th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Helping the homeless through their period

It is only in recent times that discussing our menstrual cycles has become 'acceptable' (and even then it can depend on with whom the discussion is being held). It has often been looked upon as a taboo subject and is a time of month that many women feel uncomfortable, unclean, and restricted from doing the [...]

By |2016-02-24T12:38:38+00:00December 16th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Amount of menstrual flow

Know your amount of menstrual flow The average women will lose around 35ml (approximately 2.5 tablespoons) of menstrual fluid (blood) throughout the duration of her cycle. This would be an average of 7-12ml per day over a 3-5 day cycle. Since every woman is different, this amount can range from 10-80mls or 1-6 tablespoons. Most menstrual [...]

By |2016-09-27T11:47:54+00:00May 29th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments