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  • Endometriosis 101

    March is endometriosis awareness month! Whether you’re wondering if you have endometriosis, or you’ve never heard anything about it, this quick primer will help you know what to look out for. What’s…

  • Vulvas: A User’s Guide

    Here at Lunapads, we’re all about getting to know your body, since knowledge is power! We’re asking our friend Kristen Gilbert, Director of Education at Options for Sexual Health, to give us…

  • A Fat Girl Talks About Her Sex Life

    February is the month for luuurve, but let’s face it – you might not be feeling it for any number of reasons. To bring you a shot of awesome, we’re proud to…

  • How to Raise Period Positive Kids

    Body image, sexuality, strength in the face of societal and peer pressure. Raising kids is a tough job. Add the daunting task of fighting against the menstruation taboo to your #parentinggoals and…

  • Endometriosis: a zine by Dana Kearley

    My name is Dana Kearley — I am an artist and illustrator based in Vancouver, BC. My artwork is a visceral response to personal life, being a woman, and my endless conflict…

  • 5 Tips to Release Period Shame

    Half of the population will likely experience a period at some point in their life. So, why then, is menstruation shrouded in secrecy, embarrassment, and shame? Period shaming is not a new…

  • Janet Kimmel and family

    My 20-year Relationship with Endometriosis

    This is a guest blog post by Janet Kimmel, personal trainer, and founder of  Hypopressives Vancouver. It was in my early twenties during my final year of university that I started having…

  • Scent-Free, Chemical-Free and Sustainable

    Our most recent guest post was written by Katie, who has severe multiple chemical sensitivities and mast cell activation syndrome. Katie is unable to use traditional disposable menstrual products because the fragrances,…