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9 out of 10 menstruators don't regularly consult a doctor for menstrual health concerns: Survey

June 11, 2021 10:48 am

Sixty four per cent menstruators surveyed experience extreme menstrual cramps during their period

Ladies, here's what you need to know about heavy periods

May 10, 2021 4:34 pm

While common, there is a lack of knowledge about heavy menstrual bleeding. Some women are hesitant to talk about it, says a doctor

COVID 19 vaccination and menstruation: Government debunks social media rumours

April 28, 2021 12:29 pm

The concerns were triggered after a claim, widely circulating on social media platforms, stated women should not take Covid-19 vaccines five days before and after their menstrual cycle

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.

'So glad I am not a teenager anymore': Tisca Chopra on her growing up years, dealing with hormonal changes

March 31, 2021 5:46 pm

"[Period] is still a taboo, and while we talk about all sorts of things, we don't talk about this. I wonder why," the actor told during a recent chat

Holi 2021: Here's how you can safely enjoy the festival on your menstrual cycle

March 26, 2021 3:19 pm

Holi demands physical participation. It is a good idea to plan extra, to make sure you have the correct gear

Cramps, bloating and tiredness: What Apple Women's Health study confirms about menstruation

March 10, 2021 11:35 am

Abdominal cramps, bloating, and tiredness: these were the commonly tracked symptoms reported by 60 percent of women participants part of an Apple Women’s Health Study to destigmatise menstruation.

Gujarat HC bench proposes norms to end menstruation taboo

March 09, 2021 4:30 am

The bench has also sought the opinion of state and centre on the court’s proposed set of guidelines.

Scotland becomes first country in the world to make sanitary products free; can India follow suit?

November 27, 2020 7:23 am

While there are small-scale initiatives that make available sanitary pads at nominal rates, 70 per cent Indian women do not have access to sanitary napkins, as per a Nielsen survey conducted in October 2010

Tampax tweet on 'people who bleed' causes social media row

October 28, 2020 6:09 pm

While the brand's idea was to spread an inclusive message about celebrating those who bleed, but do not identify as female (trans men, gender non-binary), the tweet left netizens divided