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Menstruation abnormalities worsens bone health

Times of India - 1 day ago
The researchers found that women with symptoms known as the "female athlete triad", a spectrum of symptoms that include low energy availability, menstrual cycle abnormalities, and low bone...

Ramazan and menstruation

The Express Tribune - 3 days ago
Amongst all of these, there has always been some discrepancy when it comes to menstruating during Ramazan. Certain social taboos surrounding menstruation perpetrate more distress than anything else....

Menstruation Can Become Humiliation in Prisons

New York Magazine - 3 weeks ago
If you think getting your period is a pain, imagine getting it in prison. “The lack of sanitary supplies is so bad in women's prisons that I have seen pads fly right out of an inmate's...

40pc girls skip schools during menstruation

The Daily Star - 12 hours ago
Over 40 percent girls skip school for three days each month on average during menstruation due to poor toilet facilities, according to a icddr,b study. It also found that menstrual hygiene is a...

With iOS 9, Apple's HealthKit will finally track menstruation

The Verge - 4 weeks ago
Apple announced a bunch of new HealthKit metrics today at WWDC 2015 — metrics that include UV exposure, how often you're seated, and reproductive health. Yes, that's right. With the...

Glad to be breaking silence around menstruation, says Menstrupedia founder ...

Daily News & Analysis - 2 weeks ago
A taboo subject for most Indians but Aditi Gupta, a social entrepreneur and graduate from the National Institute of Design (NID) in Ahmedabad saw the lack of information about menstruation as a...

The menstruation-education connection

PRI - 2 weeks ago
For many girls around the world, menstrual health and hygiene issues are obstacles to education. In some places, girls stay home from school during their periods. In others, menstruating women are...

Women Share Their Menstruation Woes With #LiveTweetYourPeriod, Hilarity ...

Huffington Post - 2 weeks ago
Just search for the hashtag #LiveTweetYourPeriod for proof. Women of the Interwebs have been employing the hashtag to share their menstruation-related woes. From “Carrie”-like bloodiness to...

People Are Finally Talking About The Thing Nobody Wants To Talk About

New Hampshire Public Radio - 3 weeks ago
It's her way of getting people talking about a topic that a lot of people, well, aren't comfortable talking about: menstrual hygiene. Walter is an activist whose mission is to improve hygiene...

New York City wants to provide free tampons to address menstruation stigma

Al Jazeera America - 2 weeks ago
More research is needed to shed light on the economic cost of menstruation for poor women in the United States, where menstrual stigma has prevented some of the most vulnerable — especially...

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