menstruation


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the monthly discharge of blood from the uterus of nonpregnant women from puberty to menopause

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Ms Maswabi said it had come to the committee members attention that sometimes girls were forced to go for unhygienic means during menstruation which put them at risk of infections.
Menstruation has become not only a health concern but also an educational policy concern.
Menstruation in India has always been surrounded by myths and is still a taboo topic that is discussed in hushed tones, if at all.
But, in Delhi what reason did I have to keep menstruation a secret?
In order to dispel myths surrounding menstruation and to promote menstrual hygiene awareness, the #YesIBleed campaign was conceptualized.
This week, the star who began his career with a slew of action and comic roles, wants to fire up the taboo topic around women's menstruation and easy access to sanitary pads.
In a 2016 Nielsen survey, 93% of girls in Bihar and Jharkhand, India--rural states in the country --said they miss one to two school days every month during menstruation on average.
In Hindu scriptures, the period of menstruation among women is a time of giving rest to them from performing their tedious and tiresome activities around the house.
This was followed by a session educating the girls about the normal physiology of menstruation, the importance of maintaining hygiene and safe hygienic practices during menstruation.
Research commissioned by UNICEF indicates that adolescent girls in Pakistan are often uninformed and unprepared for the onset of menstruation.
For their study, the researchers set out to gain a better understanding of whether or not menstruation affects cognitive functioning.
1] Despite the fact that menstruation is a healthy biological process, the issue of menstruation is approached with hesitance and wrong information because of deep-rooted cultural taboos.
id=5cfb752f-1929-41f9-9aa7-a69409bbad71) access to adequate toilets in schools or elsewhere can also place them at higher risk for sexual violence as they seek out safe places to manage their menstruation and other sanitation needs.
In fact, my new neighbor was incensed that the woman hadn't hidden her period pain, a requirement that sociologist Kate Seear calls "menstrual etiquette:" the pressure to hide menstruation and everything associated with it.
Results: The results of the current study showed that there is no significant difference in ACL laxity in female athletes in three phases of menstrual cycle; namely menstruation time, ovulation time and mid-luteal phase.