A woman sits on a couch with a hot water bottle healing period stomach pain. Photo by grinvalds via Canva.
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Why Eliminating Period Poverty Is Important

Inequality of access to menstrual hygiene products remains a global issue that impacts hundreds of millions of people; the U.S. alone accounts for approximately 17 million of those experiencing period poverty. The cost of items like sanitary towels or tampons can often prevent people from managing their menstrual health.