Red and Mossy: A Brief History of Menstruation

NatashaHealth4 Comments

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As a historian, as a former SCAdian (medieval re-enactor), as someone who likes neomedieval fiction, the question I’ve seen pop up the most is: What did people in the past do about issues like menstruation? Most SCAdians use modern products under their historical clothing, and fictional series can ignore it. But obviously real people didn’t have that luxury. This isn’t … Read More

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What We Don’t Talk About: Heart Health in Women

Zahra TahirahHealth2 Comments

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February is American Heart Month (also known as Heart Health Month). Most of the information we hear about heart disease is geared towards men, despite the fact that one in three women suffer from some type of heart disease.

Zahra TahirahWhat We Don’t Talk About: Heart Health in Women