“Some Men Have Periods, Too”: A Mom’s Attempts To Teach Her 4-Year-Old Son About Menstruation Started An Important Debate
November 14, 2019
Our attitudes towards menstruation have come a long way and the secrecy that surrounded periods in the past was gradually replaced by empowering ideas, experiences, and language.
Today, conversations on transgender periods and men periods are commonplace, with many addressing the matter with inclusivity, rather than exclusion. One mother went viral when she shared her experiences teaching her 4-year-old son that “not only women have periods.”
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