The Diva Team is all for PERIOD Con

The Diva Team loves talking about periods, so let’s start. Fact: Half the population experiences a period each month and unfortunately, many do not have access to period care. Solution: PERIOD: The Menstrual Movement. PERIOD is the largest youth-run NGO in the menstrual health category. PERIOD was founded by Nadya […]

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Diary of a Diva: Princeton Menstruation Celebration!

Hi there! My name is Jamie, and I’m one of the co-presidents of Princeton Students for Gender Equality (PSGE). We teamed up with The DivaCup to hold a Menstruation Celebration, an event to break the menstrual taboo, educate students about menstruation, collect product donations, and most of all, celebrate periods! […]

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Menstrual Hygiene is Key to Global Development

When it comes to global development, in working to advance families and breaking the cycle of poverty, women’s empowerment is the key. However, a major obstacle that stands in the way of bringing all women to the forefront is the taboo surrounding the topic of menstruation. Women’s empowerment and feminism […]

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Every Diva Needs her own Period Repair Manual

Lara Briden, ND, author of the popular book, Period Repair Manual talked with The Diva Team about her knowledge and expertise when it comes to all things period! This engaging book provides women with details, advice and tips about everything you need to know, do and follow when it comes […]

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Providing Period Care for Pader Girls Academy

This past spring, Diva International Inc. partnered with Lunapads in support of their One4Her program in recognition of Menstrual Hygiene Day. We committed to donate an AFRIpads Kit (5 reusable pads and 1 carrying bag) for every DivaCup sold on Lunapads.com during the month of May. Each kit provides a […]

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#MenstruationMatters to Diva International Inc.

The month of May is a favourite at Diva International Inc. for many reasons. The sun is shining, flowers are blooming and it plays host to one of our favourite days: Menstrual Hygiene Day (MHD). Organized by Wash United, and together with close to 300 partners from around the globe, MHD is a […]

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Research Opportunities and The DivaCup

A few weeks ago, The Diva Education Team had the opportunity to visit The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research in Long Island, New York. Diva International Inc. has committed to provide menstrual cups for the Feinstein institute’s ROSE Study (Research OutSmarts Endometriosis) in an effort to help advance the care […]

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Q & A with 1in10 about Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)

As September is PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome) Awareness Month, The Diva Team thought to share some insight on PCOS with some help from 1in10: [typography font=”Merienda One” size=”16″ size_format=”px” color=”#632068″]1. What is PCOS?[/typography] Although those who have heard of PCOS usually think of it as a reproductive disorder, PCOS is […]

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Menstrual Hygiene Management 101

I first learned about Menstrual Hygiene Management (MHM) in grad school. A core class in the program centered on global issues and when it came time to writing my final paper, I wanted to tie my research topic on fem hygiene advertising to the theories of the class. I was […]

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