Paid Menstrual Leave Needs To Be Implemented In Workplaces And Here’s Why:

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I don’t think people understand how dysmenorrhea, a.k.a painful periods, can affect one’s mind, body, and spirit.

Reasons why I CANNOT work day 1 or 2 of my period:

  1. Heavy bleeding

For me, wearing maxi pads or 2 regular pads stacked on top of each other is normal on days 1 & 2 of my…