My Period

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Check out the articles below to find out what’s going on with your body during your period and get answers to common questions. Share

Menstruation 101

Get information about the science behind your first period, the basics of your cycle from beginning to end, and the inner workings of your reproductive system.


Your stomach hurts, you want to cry and you can’t fit into your favorite jeans. Find out what causes these symptoms and what you can do to get rid of them and get on with your life.

Q + A

Here we answer frequently asked period questions, dispel the most common period myths, and help you settle the age-old debate: should I use pads or tampons?