Category : Period Talks

Menopause - It Isn't A Myth

Scurring through her humble home, Savithri worked with a race against time finishing all the chores. She had...

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Working on periods #Bloggingchallenge

I thank my stars for working in such an environment where menstrual hygiene is given the utmost importance.I do not have to panic if I forget to carry a sanitary pad in my handbag;I do not have to sit at my office desk if my stomach...

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Menstruation-As Important as Breathing#BloggingChallenge

Being a Masters in Life Science stream and later a biology teacher, this word ‘menstruation’ directly connects me with the chapter ‘Reproduction in Humans’. You ask me any question related to the hormones involved and the different...

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#bloggingchallenge "Menstruation - Why so Hush Hush about...

Menstrual blood is the only source of blood that is not traumatically induced. Yet in modern society, this is the most hidden blood, the one so rarely spoken of and almost never seen, except privately by women. - Judy Grahn"Menstruation,"...

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When I Felt Ostracized

It was a Friday, 2nd one in the Shravan month. An auspicious day for many Hindus. It was that day when many families across India performed the Varamahalakshmi Puja.My house was buzzing with activities on this...

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Menstrual Hygiene Practises #Blog Prompt

Menstruation is not a problem, pure menstrual hygiene is."Bahu, don't dry your undergarments in the verandah. Dry it in your room." Said her Mil."But Maa.""No ifs and...

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sumona shared the pain she is going through since 2011

It takes hell lot of courage to share your innermost thought and the personal ordeal. This courage has been displayed by popular acress Sumona Chakravarti. Vide her insta account sumona shared the pain she is going through since...

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Effective ways to maintain Menstrual hygiene

Mensturation is a natal and healthy part of life for every women. We have face it every month so maintaining menstrual  hygine is very important . In India only 36% of women are aware of menstrual hygiene. So...

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The Kamakhya within me

It was 11th October 2020, and I was already four days overdue for my monthly cycle. With each passing day, I started getting anxious and unsettled for somehow, I wanted my 'periods' to get over before the divine period of 'Navratri'....

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Keep it under Wraps, Period!

"Sshh...Please don't be loud. Do you have a pad? Quietly go and keep it in my bag. Be careful. No one should come to know about it." In India talking about menses is still considered a big taboo...Going to the chemist shop...

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