Friends star, Courteney Cox, is being praised for remaking her famous 80s advert about periods to reflect her struggles with the menopause.

In 1985, the then-21-year-old was the first person to say 'period' on American TV, and last night, she recreated the iconic ad shot-for-shot on Instagram.

"Did your life completely change because of menopause?" she can be heard saying, mirroring the old version which asks, "Does your life change once a month because of your period?"

'Ok, you won the internet today Courteney', celebrity friend, Brandi Carlile commented.

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