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This Musician Ran a Marathon Without a Tampon to Fight 'Period Stigma'

Drummer Kiran Gandhi is making noise in the world without her drum set after running a marathon in quite a dramatic way. The 26-year-old made headlines after she ran 26.2 miles while on her period — without a tampon. Read More »

92-Year-Old Marathon Runner Breaks Record

Marathons are challenging for even the most experienced runners. However, for 92-year-old Harriette Thompson, age is just a number when it comes to the activity. She is living proof that you're never to old to start learning something new — she got involved with the sport at the age of 76.  Read More »