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Saturday, May 28, 2022



Menstrual Hygiene Day 2022: Mistakes to avoid, tips to follow for a clean period

May 26, 2022 4:38 pm

It is a known fact that the vagina is a self-cleaning organ. So, avoid douching, said Dr Nitin Gupte, gyneacologist, Apollo Spectra Pune

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

How long does menopause last?

April 19, 2022 4:28 pm

The “pause” in the term “menopause” might suggest that this phase of life is brief or temporary, little more than an annoying interruption. But in reality, the symptoms associated with menopause can last for a decade or more, and at least one symptom may never get better

If you want to start seed cycling, here's the guide you need

April 17, 2022 6:17 pm

Seed cycling is best understood with relation to the two main phases of your menstrual cycle wherein the first 14 days of the cycle make up the follicular phase, while the following 14 days constitute the luteal phase, wrote Dr Dixa Bhavsar Sivaliya

Can a menstrual cup get stuck in the vagina? Doctor explains why it's not possible

April 12, 2022 2:30 pm

Dr Tanaya, aka Dr Cuterus, took to Instagram to answer these frequently-raised questions and bust some myths.

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

Count on these Ayurvedic tips to keep menstrual cramps at bay

April 09, 2022 6:11 pm

Many colluding symptoms that accompany menstruation such as nausea, bloating and general irritability are not only physically taxing, but can be difficult to manage on your own as well

Expert shares Ayurvedic tips to manage menstrual pain, signs of a healthy period

March 23, 2022 10:36 am

"Strenuous activities can aggravate vata and lead to pain and bleeding problems," said ayurvedic practitioner Dr Varalakshmi Yanamandra

Director Shankar Dhotre’s film Potra highlights impact of menstrual cycle on the life of a girl

March 07, 2022 12:25 pm

Dhotre observed that the customs followed to mark the menarche has the girl worshipped the first day but isolated from everyone thereafter.

Gynaecologist busts some common PCOS myths

December 06, 2021 2:41 pm

"Polycystic ovaries can be found in 20 per cent of healthy women. At the same time, all women with PCOS do not necessarily show PCOD ovaries on sonography," said Dr Vaishali Joshi, senior obstetrician and gynaecologist