Last month we attended an excellent event organised by the Scottish Women's Convention talking about women and the menopause. A survey by the STUC Women’s Committee found that 32 per cent of female employees felt that the menopause was treated negatively in their workplace, while 62 per cent said it was treated “as a joke”.
Even though it affects half the population, menopause was something that we are not used to talking about. But this is beginning to change and at Outside the Box, we are keen to join the conversation and make a difference to women’s lives.
Read more: otbds.org/joining-the-conversation-about-menopause/