Discussion of news topics with a point of view, including narratives by individuals regarding their own experiences

When we learn about menstrual cycles in school, the focus is on puberty. But we are seldom educated on how much they affect us as we get older. A few months ago, I started tracking my cycle via an app, and it is helping me navigate all my ups and downs better. You can track your cycle using many different iPhone apps or by marking it on a calendar.

From periods to powerlifting: Over 200 people told us what’s been mansplained to them

We asked our Instagram followers to share their most egregious examples of mansplaining

I got sober during the pandemic. What will happen when my friends meet this version of me?

When isolation began, I was still a boozy social butterfly

The link between intimate partner violence and mass shootings

Police believe domestic violence was ‘at the core’ of the Colorado Springs shooting