period stigmaCategoriesPeriod Talk

Period Stigma

Period stigma is very real in Irish society, even in 2022. But what is it? Why does it exist? And what can we do to prevent it? What is period stigma? Period stigma is defined as “a broad term for the discrimination faced by people who menstruate.” How does period stigma happen in Ireland? A […]

What is endometriosis?CategoriesPeriod Health & Wellness Period Talk

What Is Endometriosis?

Endometriosis is a lot more common than you think, yet little is known about it. Here are some facts about the condition… Endometriosis Definition  (en·duh·mee·tree·ow·suhs) Endometriosis Association of Ireland define endometriosis as “Endometriosis is defined as the presence of endometrial-like tissue outside the uterus. Endometriosis triggers a chronic inflammatory reaction resulting in pain and adhesions.” […]