Menstruation

'Never skip biology classes': Pakistani influencer trolled upon asking for 'vaccine for periods'

'Never skip biology classes': Pakistani influencer trolled upon asking for 'vaccine for periods'

With such taboo surrounding the subject of menstruation, our society lacks knowledge about it. Both men and women across the world lack a...Read More

'I bleed and I'm proud': On World Menstrual Hygiene Day 2021, Twitter counters stigma with virtual conversations

'I bleed and I'm proud': On World Menstrual Hygiene Day 2021, Twitter counters stigma with virtual conversations

Today, people around the globe observe World Menstrual Hygiene Day. The reason we mark May 28 as World Menstrual Hygiene Day is to eradic...Read More

It wasn't just you! Survey finds women in India had irregular gap in menstrual cycle during COVID-19 pandemic

It wasn't just you! Survey finds women in India had irregular gap in menstrual cycle during COVID-19 pandemic

The findings of a new survey suggest that during the COVID-19 pandemic, women in India faced irregular gaps in their menstrual cycle due ...Read More

Can menstruators take COVID-19 vaccine during period? Here's what we know so far

Can menstruators take COVID-19 vaccine during period? Here's what we know so far

There seems to be a plethora of fake news surrounding the COVID-19 vaccine lately. Joining the bandwagon is the false message that Corona...Read More

 Thane civic body sets up 'Period Room' for women in Thane slum

Thane civic body sets up 'Period Room' for women in Thane slum

The Period Room consists of better water supply with Jetspray, mirror, dustbin with a lid at bottom that saves anyone from directly touch...Read More

IIM Indore 'pads' up for a cause. Period!

IIM Indore 'pads' up for a cause. Period!

The students along with two NGOs are going to go to villages and make videos of women holding sanitary napkin in public and also make the...Read More

International Girl Child Day 2020: Pune's 'Badlaav Social Reform Foundation' is breaking taboos by promoting sustainable menstruation

International Girl Child Day 2020: Pune's 'Badlaav Social Reform Foundation' is breaking taboos by promoting sustainable menstruation

Every year on October 11, the International Girl Child Day, UNICEF launches an annual campaign with girls to amplify their voices and sta...Read More

Tisca Chopra to educate girls on menstrual health through new book

Tisca Chopra to educate girls on menstrual health through new book

The book, to be out in December, is a conversation starter and comprises honest dialogues and advice for children aged between nine and t...Read More

Educate both girls and boys that menstruation is not a matter of shame: Smriti Irani

Educate both girls and boys that menstruation is not a matter of shame: Smriti Irani

On Menstrual Hygiene Day, Irani appeals to normalise menstruation

Early menstruation is linked to diabetes

Early menstruation is linked to diabetes

Diabetes might be associated with the diet and lifestyle of a person. A new study has found that women who start experiencing menstruatio...Read More

India’s moment at Oscars. Period.

India’s moment at Oscars. Period.

Los Angeles: A film on menstruation, set in rural India, titled Period. End of Sentence, has won the Oscar in the Documentary Short Subje...Read More

Kerala: Law student receives threats over Facebook post on menstruation

Kerala: Law student receives threats over Facebook post on menstruation

After posting a poem about the taboos related to menstruation on social media site Facebook, an 18-year-old law student from Kerala filed...Read More

PadMan actress Radhika Apte speaks about menstruation issue in India

PadMan actress Radhika Apte speaks about menstruation issue in India

Radhika Apte, who plays a key role in Akshay Kumar-starrer “Pad Man“, says the menstruation taboo has not only existed among men, but als...Read More

PadMan new poster: Akshay Kumar has million tales to tell

PadMan new poster: Akshay Kumar has million tales to tell

New Delhi: Bollywood heavyweight Akshay Kumar is all set to educate the masses on menstruation in his latest outing, ‘PadMan’.

Menstruation Matters: Latest episode of web series Sex Ki Adalat tackles taboo subject

Menstruation Matters: Latest episode of web series Sex Ki Adalat tackles taboo subject

The most recent episode of Sex Ki Adalat, a five-part Hindi web series on sex education, deals with the taboo subject of menstruation and...Read More

Demystifying menstruation myths

Demystifying menstruation myths

Things you need to know about swimming during ‘those’ difficult days

‘It’s a taboo to utter the P word’, says Jyoti Sethi

‘It’s a taboo to utter the P word’, says Jyoti Sethi

When you watch the trailer of Phullu, you can’t help but notice the similarities between the film and the story of Arunachalam Muruganant...Read More

Women should not enter places of worship during menstruation: Congress leader

Women should not enter places of worship during menstruation: Congress leader

Trivandrum: In a shocking remark, Congress leader M.M Hassan has said menstruation is impure and women should not enter places of worship...Read More

Happy to be part of ‘Padman’, says Twinkle Khanna

Happy to be part of ‘Padman’, says Twinkle Khanna

Mumbai: Actress-producer Twinkle Khanna says her upcoming film “Padman” will encourage people to talk about things like menstruation and ...Read More

Early menstruation ups risk of stroke

Early menstruation ups risk of stroke

Tokyo: Girls who start their periods at the age of 13 or younger may be nearly 1.8 times more likely to suffer a stroke than those who st...Read More

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