Self-isolating and social distancing during the sunnier months doesn’t feel fair, and to be frank, neither does having a period during a pandemic! Maybe reading tips for relieving period cramps at home will help? Or perhaps with the aid of these funny tweets about having periods during COVID-19, you’ll find comfort in knowing you aren’t the only one feeling the pressure.
1 – Talk about perfect timing!
menstrual cycle lining up with the worldwide pandemic, nice
— Janelle (@abadjanelle_) March 19, 2020
2 – Strength in numbers
bro is everyone in quarantine synced or something? why do we all have our period rn? and why is it a bitch?
— MelBelle🎶 (@lemon_aiid) March 26, 2020
3 – Every little helps
most cost-effective measure during your menstrual cycle while COVID-19 quarantine:
spend entire week sitting on toilet and save on sanitary products 🙂
— Marisa Jordin (@dababyprincesss) March 20, 2020
4 – Who’s starting the petition?
Menstrual cycles also need to be suspended until this ordeal is over.
— Kimberly Nicole Foster (@KimberlyNFoster) March 27, 2020
5 – Destroy the patriarchy!
So the UK government has stopped everything running during lockdown apart from the menstrual cycle huh? Smh, always knew they were misogynists.
— emma (@aDilemma) April 3, 2020
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No pesticides, phthalates or dioxins! Try tampons made with 100% organic cotton and nothing else.
6 – Pain is… progress? 🤷
I just got my period and am honestly relieved I’ll have a different source of misery for a few days.
— Mary Cella (@mary_cella) April 6, 2020
7 – The audacity!
Menstruation? In this pandemic????
— Imaan Sheikh 🌈 (@sheikhimaan) April 14, 2020
8 – Who’s gonna tell him?
— Tancredi Palmeri (@tancredipalmeri) April 10, 2020
9 – We knew the economy would take a hit, but THIS?!
This pandemic caused ice cream to go from $5.50 to $7.99 and I’m not ok as we enter this, the week of my menstruation.
— Stephanie (@spliffsnstuff) April 13, 2020
10 – Lazy days – all day everyday
menstruation while in quarantine means I get to lie down for the other 12 hours of my day without guilt
— (e)ugh (@luigitachi) April 12, 2020
11 – What is time?
They only reason I know time is passing is because my second menstrual cycle in quarantine started today
— Aubrianne (@baubitt) April 15, 2020
12 – Furlough sounds like a pretty sweet deal now
I do not believe Menstrual Cycle is an essential business, therefore should definitely shut down during quarantine.
— Amy Okuda (@amyokuda) April 11, 2020
13 – Who’s tuning in?
Stay tuned for this weeks episode of Corona Quarantine, we have special guest, Menstrual Cycle, here to stir shit up. ☺️☺️ pic.twitter.com/LZHw39C4eU
— Indi (@indigoh99) April 12, 2020
14 – 8PM claps for people with periods!
Shoutout to every single person who is going to have a menstrual cycle in quarantine this month, and to anyone pregnant in quarantine. Shit is ROUGH
— torrey 💗💜💙 (@TorreyMercer) March 23, 2020
15 – It’s one way to pass the time…
📃Complete an entire menstrual cycle whilst in lockdown : check! ✅
— rebecca (@featherzmcgraw) April 13, 2020
How are you coping with a period during quarantine? Let us know in the comments below!