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Show notes:

In episode 01, our Flow team reviews the anatomy of “inside and outside parts”, answers patient questions and offers tips for parents preparing to support their child's first period.

Public health advocate Christie VanHorne & intersectional feminist writer Jessica Richmond are joined by Girlology's Dr. Melissa Holmes to unpack the range of variables that occur during female reproductive years.

Program Notes:

Why do we menstruate? What is menstruation made of? What is the normal range of pain that accompanies menstruation? What is the normal range of color, amount of blood and amount of time it takes to menstruate?


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Learn more about Dr. Holmes work: GIRLOLOGY Find Girology on Instagram @girlology

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