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Leslie’s On “The Rag”

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Our founder, Leslie Dixon, is the guest on the latest episode of “The Rag: Period Posse Podcast.”  The Rag is a podcast that is all about digging into the taboos and making the mysterious a lil more friendly! About half the world experiences menstruation, but for some reason, we treat periods like a spooky secret. No more! Born from the Period …

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Periods and Different Cultures: A Guest Post from Susan Patcha

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Is the topic of menstruation taboo in some cultures? A mother came to me at the end of her daughter’s Puber-Tea class and thanked me for talking about this topic. She grew up in the Philippines, and no one discussed puberty and periods during her childhood. She had no knowledge about what was happening to her body on the day …