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  • Margaret Cho Rocks Lunapads

    Madeleine and I have a lot to be thankful for for these days. One of the #1 reasons Lunapads has been a success is due to the hard work, dedication and brilliant…

  • Hello Flo’s Unhappy Period Party

    Monthly subscription period providers Hello Flo have done it again, creating yet another provocative and hilarious video about menarche, the sequel to last summer’s hit “Camp Gyno“. For all of its gumption…

  • Why #MenstruationMatters to us at Lunapads

    You know that you’re really getting somewhere when there’s an “official” day about your cause. For us, that day has finally arrived! According to their website, Menstrual Hygiene Day (May 28th) “will help…

  • The joy of personal liberation

    One of the greatest gifts that switching from tampons to Lunapads and the DivaCup (in addition to all of the obvious things that we are always talking about) has given me is…

  • Healthy Periods: A Doctor’s Global Perspective

    Guest blogger Saki Onda is a Masters of Public Health student in the global health department at the Harvard School of Public Health. The ability to manage our menses safely, comfortably, and…

  • Why Inclusion Matters.

    In 2011, I wrote a blog post called Lunapads for All Genders All Bodies to talk about the inadequacies of, and harm caused by, cissexist assumptions about periods and bodies — and…

  • Kitty’s 24 Birthday Wishes for Pads4Girls

    I have been a part of the Lunapads community for two years now, and throughout that time, I have witnessed countless people taking an active role in empowering girls in developing nations.…

  • Announcing G Day for Girls!

    Telling you about G Day feels like a combination of my birthday, a weekend and every holiday I’ve ever anticipated. It’s a new creative project that I have had in my heart…

  • Top 10 Lunapads Highlights of 2013

    As we look forward to 2014, we thought we’d take a moment to reflect on 10 things that rocked the Lunaverse in 2013. 1. Lunapads turned 20! I was thrilled, inspired and amazed…

  • Emerging Women: Sisterhood is Powerful

    I am still buzzing from my time in beautiful Boulder CO at last weekend’s stellar Emerging Women Live conference. There have already been a ton of great posts recapping talks and performances…