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Health & Wellness

Can emojis break the taboo surrounding menstruation?

People of all ages and genders are affected by the big taboo around periods. Periods have traditionally been viewed as dirty, embarrassing, inconvenient, and tied...

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Periods

A History of Tampons

Today, tampons are a popular form of period hygiene care. Their convenience and compactness have many women Have you ever wondered where that small wad...

Health & Wellness

7 Ways to Stay Ahead of UTIs

A UTI, or urinary tract infection, is an infection of the kidney, ureter, bladder, or urethra (basically your pee system). While not everyone with a...

Health & Wellness

The Color of your Period Blood Matters

Period blood, not something that’s talked about out loud too often. But it is such an important topic because the colour of your blood can...

Periods

First Period on the Way?

Hey #BlumeBabe first period still on the way? Your first period brings many questions – What is a period? Why am I bleeding? Did I...

Periods

What is a period?

Have you just started your first period? Or, maybe you want to know what to expect when your period arrives? Getting your period for the...

Periods

Wait, there's a tax on tampons?

Did you know that the government thinks tampons are a ‘luxury’ and in many places, charge a tax on them? Wait … what? First of...

Health & Wellness

Anatomy

To know your body is to love your body and learning about your anatomy can help to open a whole new world of discovery. One...

Periods

Types of Products

When it comes to period products, you have options!  We’re talking about pads, tampons, menstrual cups, period panties, and more. There’s no right or wrong...