Akshay Kumar shares a powerful video on Menstrual Hygiene Day, urges to break the silence on menstruation- Watch ... - inUth.com

Akshay Kumar's upcoming film Padman is based on the life of Arununchalam Muruganantham, who invented cheap sanitary pads for the women in his village. The R Balki directorial has already made a lot of headlines. On the occasion of Menstrual Hygiene ...

Holistic approach, collective action needed to address menstruation issues of rural women - YourStory.com

Menstruation and the women in rural India. What do we need to do to change things? When it comes to menstruation the gulf between rural and urban women broadens considerably. While growing up we have seen how menstruation was not a subject that ...

How do we change the conversation around menstruation this Menstrual Hygiene Day? - YourStory.com

Menstruation is one subject that still makes most people uncomfortable. This Menstrual Hygiene Day we look at why we do not talk about periods and hesitate to #SayItLoud when it comes to the subject. Why does it need all the secrecy that surrounds it?

Menstruation: Ending the taboo - Deutsche Welle

Periods, menstruation, the "curse": Who manages to talk about this nonchalantly? The aim of Menstrual Hygiene Day is to help overcome embarrassment and shame. Let's talk openly about periods – all over the world. Teenager Menstruation Symbolbild ...

Some facts about your period on World Menstrual Hygiene Day - Germiston City News

May 28 marks World Menstrual Hygiene Day, a day that aims to educate girls and women on menstrual hygiene and their periods. Getting your first period as a young girl is one of those monumental moments. Your body goes through many changes, and this ...

Rethinking menstrual health in India: will tax-free napkins be the real solution? - YourStory.com

With the GST Council deciding to tax sanitary napkins, menstrual hygiene has become a hot topic of discussion. However, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and his team have come in for widespread criticism for overlooking an involuntary process like ...

Menstrual Hygiene Day: Switch to reusable menstrual products to save the environment - Hindustan Times

Reusable menstrual products are the new demand and NGOs from across India have started making options for women to help reduce the burden of non-biodegradable products on the environment. more lifestyle Updated: May 28, 2017 10:47 IST.

Home Intersectionality Body Swachh Bharat Mission Hasn't 'Met' Sustainable Menstruation. And That's A Disaster |... - Feminism in India (blog)

Editor's note: Approx 125kg of sanitary waste is generated per person during their menstruating years and these sanitary napkins can take 500-800 years to break down! #ThePadEffect is a campaign to advocate for sustainable menstruation and prevent ...