What is the financial burden of having a period in Australia? How does it affect those from disadvantaged communities? This piece lays the groundwork for ending the all-too-common phenomenon of period poverty. From the Women’s Health Interest Society of Monash (WHISM), this piece was written by Palak Gupta, Emily Whalen, Surabhi Shashishekara, and Meghna Prasannan. It was also featured in The Auricle’s March-April Edition.
Welcome to the Spotlight segment, new to The Auricle in 2022. In this featured article from our January-February Edition, Co-Editor Lachlan Coman tells the tale of one of the rarest blood groups in the world.