Menstrual Hygiene

Menstrual Hygiene

Swachh Warrior: A Surat-Based Couple Is Making Sanitary Pads Using This Unusual Biodegradable Material
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Swachh Warrior: A Surat-Based Couple Is Making Sanitary Pads Using This Unusual Biodegradable Material

Chirag and Hetal Virani from Surat are using one of the most common agro-waste in India as raw material to develop biodegradable sanitary napkins ...
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A Startup In Uttarakhand Develops An Eco-Friendly Sanitary Pad That Lasts Five Times Longer Than Regular Pads
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A Startup In Uttarakhand Develops An Eco-Friendly Sanitary Pad That Lasts Five Times Longer Than Regular Pads

The sanitary pads available in the market are polymer-based and result in huge amount of plastic waste which can be avoided by using biodegradable alternatives ...
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The All New Period Emoji Wants To Inspire Women And Girls To Talk Menstruation Freely
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The All New Period Emoji Wants To Inspire Women And Girls To Talk Menstruation Freely

The idea of a period emoji was conceived by the UK based non-profit Plan Action, who ran a survey in 2017 in UK to find that shame and stigma still hinder conversations on menstruation ...
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Government Slashes Price Of Sanitary Pads Sold At Jan Aushadhi Stores To Rs. 1 From Rs 2.50 Per Pad
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Government Slashes Price Of Sanitary Pads Sold At Jan Aushadhi Stores To Rs. 1 From Rs 2.50 Per Pad

In a bid to promote menstrual hygiene and make sanitary napkins affordable and accessible, the government reduced the price of Suvidha pads sold through 5,500 Jan Aushadhi Kendras across the country by 60 per cent ...
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Swasth Warrior: Let’s Talk Menstruation To Debunk Period Myths, Dr. Surbhi Singh From Sachhi Saheli’s Way
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Swasth Warrior: Let’s Talk Menstruation To Debunk Period Myths, Dr. Surbhi Singh From Sachhi Saheli’s Way

Dr. Surbhi Singh felt that she needs to use her knowledge for greater good when quit her practice as a gynaecologist to start her NGO, today she’s every school kid in Delhi’s ‘Sachhi Saheli’  ...
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Indian Institute Of Technology Students Develop Products To Help Boost Woman Hygiene
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Indian Institute Of Technology Students Develop Products To Help Boost Woman Hygiene

Indian Institute of Technology students are venturing to women hygiene sector with start-ups like Cleanse Right and Sanfe providing solutions for the same ...
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In A First, Central Reserve Police Force To Install Sanitary Pad Dispensers For Women Officers
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In A First, Central Reserve Police Force To Install Sanitary Pad Dispensers For Women Officers In Combat

Funds have been sanctioned for Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) to procure a total of 288 pad vending machines to improve menstrual hygiene among women personnel and also install incinerators to scientifically dispose of used sanitary napkins ...
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Sanitary Napkins Are Being Given To Adolescent Girls At Subsidised Rates, Says Health Minister Harsh Vardhan
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Sanitary Napkins Are Being Given To Adolescent Girls At Subsidised Rates, Says Health Minister Harsh Vardhan

Responding to a question in Lok Sabha, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said the government is providing that a pack of six sanitary napkins at Rs. 6 per pack through Accredited Social Health Activist (ASHA) under the central government-funded Menstrual Hygiene Scheme ...
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Menstruation In India: New Campaign To Target 12,000 Telangana Students On Menstrual Hygiene
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A New Campaign To Spread The Message Of Menstrual Hygiene Among 12,000 Telangana Students

The Telangana menstrual hygiene campaign will be procuring sanitary napkins from local Self Help Group entrepreneurs for distributing these among students ...
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33-Year-Old Kashmiri Woman IAS Officer Raises Awareness On Menstruation Among Young Girls
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33-Year-Old Kashmiri Woman IAS Officer Spreads Awareness About Menstruation

To increase awareness about menstruation and menstrual hygiene, Syed Sehrish Asgar, the first woman District Magistrate of Budgam in Jammu and Kashmir conducted an all-woman conclave and distributed incinerators and vending machines among girls from government schools of the district ...
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Menstrual Hygiene: Government’s Suvidha Sanitary Napkins See Zero Sales In Tripura, Manipur And Goa in 2019
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Menstrual Hygiene: Government’s Suvidha Sanitary Napkins See Zero Sales In Tripura, Manipur And Goa in 2019

Dr. Shashi Tharoor sought a response from the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers (Department of Pharmaceuticals) over the sales and awareness status of the government’s Suvidha sanitary napkins ...
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Sanitary Napkins From Aquatic Weed? This School Team From Kerala Creates Low Cost, Biodegradable Pads
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Sanitary Napkins From Aquatic Weed? This School Team From Kerala Creates Low Cost, Biodegradable Pads

In a bid to reduce water hyacinth waste and provide a low cost, eco-friendly solution to conventional sanitary napkins, students from Kerala produce pads using water hyacinth ...
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