Scotland is Giving out Free Tampons to Tackle ‘Period Poverty’

It will be the first country in the world to offer them out for free Tampons may seem like an inexpensive purchase for most of us – something that women have just accepted as a standard monthly addition to their shopping baskets. But for others with financial concerns, shelling out on tampons and pads isn’t always an option. In a new proposal to combat ‘period poverty’, yesterday Scotland became the first country in the world to start offering sanitary products for free. This means that schools legally have to give…

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