Cami Parrish, Cronkite News

Cami Parrish, Cronkite News

A few tampon boxes on a mostly empty store shelf.

Tampon shortage spotlights fight against ‘period poverty’

By: - June 22, 2022

PHOENIX – The latest supply chain problem – a shortage of feminine care items – has prompted Arizona advocates to renew calls for “period equity” to ensure that menstrual products are accessible and affordable for all. These products are a necessity, not a luxury, advocates say, and lack of access can lead to disruptions at […]