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Health and Wellness

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Positive period tips with Alisa Vitti

    Alisa Vitti is an integrative nutritionist who teaches women how to use their hormonal and neurochemical patterns to create extraordinary lives. She is the best-selling author of WomanCode and the founder of FLOLiving.com, a virtual health…

  • 5 Reasons You Should Be Wearing Lunapads

    As a former New Yorker, I hustled uptown, downtown and across midtown through endless nights of work, fun and (little) sleep. I recently returned to Vancouver and  discovered Lunapads through a good…

  • Alice's Period Makeover

    Alice’s Period Makeover

    Name: Alice Age: 21 How did you hear about reusable menstrual products? I saw them in store and I was curious. Please describe your monthly needs: My period almost always comes at…

  • Dealing with yeast infections naturally, Part 1

    Suzanne and I happened to meet Katolen Yardley MNIMH, a Medical Herbalist, a few weeks ago at a dinner party. She caught our attention immediately with her vibrant personality and passion for…

  • the many faces of U by Kotex

    I’m guessing that most of you will by now have seen one of the videos by the U by Kotex marketing campaign, in particular the widely circulated “Apology” video and television commercial,…

  • Learning to Love My Period, Part 1

    Hello! My name is Becka, and I am a New Zealander making my home here in Vancouver with my husband and two grey cats.  I’m trained as a teacher, but now work…