Menstrual Hygiene Day 2018 | The Daily Star
  • Menstruation matters to everyone, everywhere

    14-year-old Jamila woke up with a cramping sensation in her lower back and lower abdomen. Initially the pain was dull but it was something she had never experienced before.

  • Why we need to talk about mental health and menstruation

    She feels energetic and determined to do all her work. She has got the urge to work hard and give her best. She is proactive about her submissions and feels confident about her ideas. Her performance chart has reached its peak and she has never felt so positive.

  • Breaking the bloody taboo

    Bangladesh has seen cascading changes in terms of women's empowerment, setting an example of herself among other developing nations.

  • Educating men and boys

    How would you feel if you bled for a week straight with severe cramps and extreme irritation? Needless to say, your agony would surpass your tolerance level.