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‘Shocking’ Survey Finds Majority Of Girls Won’t Play Sport While On Periods

This week, Olympian Fu Yuanhui was praised for speaking openly about painful period cramps after she came fourth in the women’s 4x100m medley relay. While she was comfortable speaking out about menstruation, the heartbreaking reality is that for many girls, that time of the month is regarded as “shameful” or “dirty” – and it’s stopping…

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Style Blogger Cailey Darling Shares Swimsuit Photos, Sticks Two Fingers Up To Hurtful Body Shamers

A style blogger has shared a series of photos of herself in a black swimsuit and has proven to haters that she’s more badass than they’ll ever be. Cailey Darling, 27, is no stranger to receiving hateful comments and trolling about her body.  But that doesn’t stop her from a) rocking swimwear and b) helping others…

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Sandi Toksvig On Facing Death Threats And Abuse To Inspire Others To Come Out As Gay

Sandi Toksvig has spoken candidly about the “terrifying” moment she came out to the British public as a lesbian. Toksvig, who is a writer, actor, comedian and co-founder of The Women’s Equality Party, said her brave announcement in 1994 was met with death threats and hatred. “It was terrifying, we had very unpleasant death threats,…

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Mum And Daughter Get Matching Tattoos To Celebrate The End Of Breast Cancer Treatment

A mother and daughter decided to get matching tattoos to celebrate the end of the mother’s breast cancer treatment.   Veronica Quintanilla was diagnosed with breast cancer for the second time in 2015. After she finished chemotherapy treatment, her daughter, Victoria Vargas, shaved her own head as a symbol of support.  The pair headed straight to a…

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