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menstrual health hygiene


'Extra small', 'medium' or 'large sized': Decoding the size of your menstrual cup

June 15, 2022 5:48 pm

If you are planning to make an eco-friendly switch to menstrual cups, this information will certainly give you some clarity

World Menstrual Hygiene Day: Know all about first period, self-care tips

May 28, 2022 7:12 pm

Parents need to educate their child about menstruation as soon as they notice changes in her body, what it means, the methods available for menstrual hygiene -- sanitary pads, tampons and menstrual cups

About 50 per cent of women aged 15-24 years still use cloth for menstrual protection: latest National Family Health Survey report

May 11, 2022 3:03 pm

"If an unclean cloth is reused, it increases exposure to multiple local infections", expert said.

Menstrual hygiene: What are tampons, and why you should not use the super-absorbent variety

April 20, 2022 3:48 pm

The way a tampon works is that it can be inserted into the vagina and made to collect all the blood, much like a menstrual cup

From not touching pickle to avoiding kitchen: Survey notes menstrual taboos prevalent in India

April 10, 2022 8:50 pm

Almost 28 per cent of respondents said they were put in isolation during periods

'Periods do not make a person impure': Mithila Palkar opens up about menstrual health, fashion, fitness, and more

April 07, 2022 10:36 am

"A significant change can only be driven if we collectively work towards breaking taboos by educating people around menstruation and encourage women to embrace their menstruating bodies and own their red spot in all its messy glory," she said

Menstrual health is a matter of human rights

July 06, 2021 5:33 pm

Community-based approach that sensitise both men and women is the need of the hour rather than strategies that focus exclusively on providing sanitary pads

Cloth pads or menstrual cups: Which one should you choose?

April 06, 2021 8:33 pm

Approximately 36 per cent of menstruators in India use disposable sanitary napkins

12-year-old entrepreneur launches healthy comfort food for menstrual cramps

April 02, 2021 2:33 pm

The idea came to the seventh grader when she got her period, and realised the Indian market lacked such a product.

'Why have we accepted period rash as a way of life?' Taapsee Pannu's message on tackling this 'urgent problem'

March 03, 2021 3:38 pm

"It starts with physical pain, embarrassment of skin discolouration, and eventually, permanent dark patches," the actor said of poor quality of sanitary pads


Essential tips to maintain feminine hygiene in your 30s

April 15, 2021 6:04 pm

Your 30s are an important phase of your life for inculcating healthy and hygienic habits