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morejellytoast
24 July 2009 @ 05:44 pm
Hey everyone! I just received a newsletter from the Divacup cmopany and I thought I'd share! They say that there is going to be an article about menstrual cups in a magazine.

Have you met resistance when you tout the virtues of The
DivaCup®? It happens, but fortunately more women are open
to this great alternative than ever before. First for Women
(a magazine that is available in grocery stores and pharmacies
nationwide and reaches over 4 million women!) will publish
a feature article on the menstrual cup concept in their
August 24th issue. It will be available on newsstands August 3rd.

We believe this article has the potential to dispel many of the
misconceptions about this revolutionary concept. This 2 page
article can be great for you to use to get the word out!

Watch for our ads in Lucky magazine (August) and in
Body and Soul
(September).
 
Sarahrosethorn05 on July 25th, 2009 12:09 am (UTC)
Oh wow! They're not kidding-- that particular mag is in the rack by the checkout at my grocery store here. Though I do wonder if the article will focus on menstrual cups in general with a Diva focus, or if it will pretend no other cup ever existed except the Diva. Hmm... either way though, publicity!!
Amy Lillardweezerscaddy on July 25th, 2009 11:56 pm (UTC)
It doesn't focus on the Diva. I interviewed for this article...the reporter actually came to this community a few months back to look for woemn to profile in the article. I didn't make the final cut though.
Sleepy Kidsleepykidd on July 25th, 2009 01:50 am (UTC)
That sounds great! As the poster above mentioned, I hope that the article will be on menstrual cups in general, but somehow I kind of doubt that. Wish it could get that sort of exposure in NZ!
mercury5_girlmercury5_girl on July 25th, 2009 02:30 am (UTC)
Yayy! I keep hoping that Jane mag would do a thing on menstrual cups, since they're pro-girl power and all, but I'm not sure how to make it happen.
Sarahrosethorn05 on July 25th, 2009 03:58 am (UTC)
Letter to the editor? Though I've never seen this Jane mag you speak of :)
Daniamanita03 on July 25th, 2009 04:14 am (UTC)
I assume you don't mean the Jane magazine that went out of business a year and a half ago?
hmmeversochili on July 25th, 2009 02:13 pm (UTC)
We knew about the article - I think they interviewed people from this community!
morejellytoastmorejellytoast on July 25th, 2009 09:28 pm (UTC)
Oh boo, I didn't get to be interviewed.