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Celebrating Differences Everyone Is Different And So Is Their Menstrual Cycle.

“Mine is just for 3 days!”  “Mine doesn’t really hurt that much...”  “I have a heavy blood flow, sometimes even cramps…” “My elder sister hadn’t started menstruating when she was our age, but I have.” A group of 16-year-old girls were discussing their menstruation cycles in hushed tones, during a school recess. The more they talked they realized how different this experience was for each of them. It left them wondering and it took them some time to accept that they each experienced the same menstrual cycles, differently.   “I was scared in the beginning that something was not right with me. But now I know it is different for each of us.” This lesson stayed with the young girls throughout...

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