Racked writes about the growing discussion of, and market for, menstrual cups. The article also covers some of the history of menstrual products, and the stigma and costs surrounding menstruation:
"The menstrual business is booming!" This is how Meagan Brockway puts it over the phone. She heads up customer service and account management at GladRags, a Portland, Oregon–based company that sells sustainable feminine hygiene products."With the internet, everybody’s more connected than ever," she continues, "and there’s potential for a wildfire of discussion about menstrual cups and cloth pads." That’s right, we’re no longer living in a tampons-or-disposable-pads-only world..."
Read the full story here: http://www.racked.com/2015/4/2/8327839/menstrual-cups-period-diva-cup-softcup