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Mumbai: Mumbra's girls break 'silence' to fight taboos around menstruation

Hindustan Times - 1 day ago
The three girls are trying to ensure that menstruation is no longer considered a taboo. Shattering misconceptions about menstrual cycles, these girls are pushing the envelope in a suburb where women...

DU students to hold rally to campaign against menstruation taboo

The Indian Express - 3 weeks ago
“The stigma around menstrual blood reveals the love-hate relations that our society has with women's bodies and their sexuality —where it must control it with words like 'goddess' and...

Menstruation-themed photo series artist 'censored by Instagram' says images ...

The Independent - 4 weeks ago
Rupi Kaur uploaded an image onto the social networking site for a menstruation-themed photo series developed by her and her sister Prabh. The image, which was taken by Prabh, shows Ms Kaur lying down...

Why you should exercise while menstruation

Times of India - 2 weeks ago
There is also evidence that some amount of exercise helps curb the inflammatory response in the body during the menstrual cycle." There's little reason to change your lifestyle during...

Menstruation: how to break this taboo in the classroom

The Guardian - 3 weeks ago
Next month – 28 May – brings Menstrual Hygiene Day, a global initiative to both break taboos and improve menstruation management in countries across the world. We're not quite there yet, but...

Students march against stigma on menstruation

NYOOOZ - 2 weeks ago
Under the banner which read "Come and see the blood on my skirt—break the taboo around menstruation and women`s bodies", they gathered at the Metro station with placards and messages...

Dear Universities, Is Menstruation Unacceptable

NDTV - 3 weeks ago
Is menstruation not acceptable? Or are women as a whole not acceptable to society?" The Vice-Chancellor, in his turn, has answered her, as bureaucracies do, by forming a committee. Meanwhile,...

The Menstrual Cycle: 7 Little-Known Things About Periods And The Female Body

Medical Daily - 21 hours ago
This menstrual blood that flows from the uterus through the cervix and vagina is a clear sign that the body is working normally, providing hormones to keep women healthy. As the body adapts to the...

World Bankers: Please Study Menstruation Costs

Women's eNews - 2 weeks ago
(WOMENSENEWS)-- After the top-ranked female British tennis player Heather Watson mentioned "girl things" (or her menstrual period) earlier this year, a number of working women piped up...

Goodbye, Tampons: Why Menstrual Cups May Be the Future of Period Care

Racked - 4 weeks ago
First, let's dispense with some vocabulary: A menstrual cup is an upside-down bell-shaped device made of a nontoxic material like medical-grade silicone and used to collect period blood. It can...

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