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The Most Interesting (and Frustrating) Period Taboos From Around the World

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Women have to put up with so much nonsense

Ladies of the world, you know it’s no big deal to have a period. It’s completely natural, and it’s easily managed these days. Sorry women of the past! You had to put up with a lot. And some of those crazy notions about this regular monthly bodily function still exists in parts of the world today. Women have actually died because of the misinformation about periods. It’s time that we set those ridiculous taboos right!

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At least Western women don't have to use menstrual huts.