The Menstrual Cups Revival

Menstrual cups in Nairobi. Jonathan Torgovnik/Getty Images

Episode sources:

"Everything You Wanted to Know about Menstrual Cups But Were Afraid to Ask." Lifehacker.

"Goodbye Tampons: Why Menstrual Cups May Be the Future of Period Care." Racked.

"Is This the Secret to Mess-Free Period Sex?" The Cut.

"Menstrual Cups, at Age 66, Begin to Make Up for Lost Time." The New York Times.

"Looncup the 'smart' menstrual cup is a Kickstarter Staff Pick. A GYN says it's all wrong." Jen Gunter.

Mothers and Daughters of Invention: Notes for a Revised History of Technology. Autumn Stanley. Rutgers University Press. 1995.

"The period, reimagined: Are women finally ready for the cups?" Maclean's.

"Tired of Tampons? Here Are Pros and Cons of Menstrual Cups." Cleveland Clinic.

Topics in this Podcast: menstruation