THINX Period-proof underwear

In 2018, I tried my first pair of ‘period proof underwear’. I have no idea where I heard about period underwear. It seemed a little odd to wear what’s essentially a period nappy all day, but somehow I was convinced to buy a pair of THINX’s ‘period-proof underwear that works’. Was I concerned that they might […]


Talking about periods

I’m a complete over-sharer. Combine that with studying a Masters in Reproductive Medicine, and about 100 books on menstrual health, and I’m really, really comfortable talking about vaginas, vulvas and endometrial lining. I’m asked often by friends if I can please not bring up periods within 5 minutes of being introduced to someone, or meeting […]