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 ...

Broken teeth and shark attacks: 10 period lies - UNICEF Connect (blog)

From curdling milk to shark bites and rotten pickles – menstruating women are a menace to society… if you believe the myths. For hundreds of years, women and girls have been told ridiculous stories about the dangerous super powers they possess when ...

You are here: Home / Blog / By the Way: Bleed without violence - UdaipurTimes

I opened my face book and came across a beautiful video which attracted me at once: Bleed without Violence. A young girl was explaining the whole world about periods without fear. Women Bleed without violence in 5 days and we should be proud of our ...