Women Lose Nine Days of Productivity Annually Due to Menstrual Symptoms

Arming women with information about period pain management can boost their performance at school and work.

Jul 5, 2019
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Secrecy and shame around periods can prevent access to effective health care. (Image Credit: Marcy Gooberman/talktabu)
AuthorMike Armour, Christina Curry & Freya MacMillan, The Conversation

Mike Armour is a post-doctoral research fellow at Western Sydney University. Christina Curry is a lecturer in health and physical education at Western Sydney University. And Freya MacMillan is a senior lecturer in interprofessional health science at Western Sydney University.