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Did you know that nearly 1 in 5 girls in the U.S. have either left school early or missed school entirely because of a lack of access to period products? I know what it’s like being a young girl dealing with her period for the first time and worrying about getting up from my seat leaving a heavy red stain behind me.




While the degree varies from one woman to another, and there are the few lucky ones who would breeze through the whole period, there are others who experience anything from cramps, sore breasts, headaches and bloating to fatigue, backache and not to forget the terrible mood swings. The list goes on.