NOEL KING, HOST:
Back in the spring, we had a group of eighth-graders from the Bronx on the show. They were the grand prize winners of the first ever NPR student podcast challenge.
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JASMIN ACOSTA: Sixty-seven percent of female students polled at Bronx Prep Middle School said that they feel uncomfortable discussing their periods at school because it's not anybody's business.
LITZY ENCARNACION: We're still in middle school at this point, but the problem gets even larger when we take it out into the community when it...