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Cody Gray - A Kween In Her Own Right

Cody Gray - A Kween In Her Own Right

Cody Gray is just like any 20 year old young woman in that her first thought when she wakes up in the morning is, how long do I have to get ready?! Yes, we’ve all experienced that panic as we open our eyes, roll over in bed and check the time on our phones. However, the time and effort taken to ...
An Interview with TABOO

An Interview with TABOO

19-year-old UniSA student Daisy Buckland recently sat down with our CEO babes Izzy and Eloise to discuss the beginnings of Taboo, how they plan to end the stigma surrounding menstruation and what’s happening next for the Adelaide start up. Daisy is currently studying a Bachelor of Marketing and ...
International Women's Day | Sylvia Maina

International Women's Day | Sylvia Maina

To Celebrate International Women’s day, we want to celebrate an amazing woman called Sylvia Maina, who we’ve been privileged to come to know.   Here is her story: "I am a second born in a family of three. Living in a separated family was not an easy thing. My late mother used to struggle to mak...
Women's Health

Women's Health

This moth at TABOO, Isobel, Thenu and myself were fortunate enough to head to Melbourne and finally meet some of the team members behind the wonderful organisation OneGirl! These bunch of superstars are focused and committed to educating girls, currently in SubSaharan Africa through different pr...
What's The Big Deal - Tampon Tax

What's The Big Deal - Tampon Tax

In early June, the Australian Senate voted to keep the tax on women’s sanitary products. The move slipped almost completely unnoticed under the plethora of issues and controversies that surrounded this year’s budget. In Australia, sanitary products are subject to a goods and services tax (GST) w...
"Dealing with the blood: A luxury or a right?"

"Dealing with the blood: A luxury or a right?"

It is our pleasure to have received this extremely relevant paper from one of our followers, Ashlee Duhamel! She has created this topical piece that discusses menstruation as a taboo, and explores the jovial experience of nursing that-time-of-the-month. We’d also like to commend Ashlee's ability...