Unmet Menstrual Hygiene Needs Among Low-Income Women

An image of menstrual pads with what appears to be blood in the middle of them Karolina Grabowska/Pexels

“Period poverty” happens when someone can’t afford to access menstrual products, clean and sanitary facilities, or accurate information about menstruation. This research project interviewed 183 low-income people about their access to menstrual products and what they do when they cannot afford to buy them.

https://journals.lww.com/greenjournal/Fulltext/2019/02000/Unmet_Menstrual_Hygiene_Needs_Among_Low_Income.2.a%20spx