For centuries, women were thought of as being at the mercy of their biology.
Event on the history of women's underwear in partnership with crimson tea parties
We partner with Country Mile Comedy Club for a night of laughs on all things menstrual.
In 1936 Marie Stopes argued that 'the "crises" of a woman's life had been much debated by male medical writers, and perhaps the most artificially created crisis had been her "change": the menopause.
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