Menses- an awareness program series

Awareness program on World Menstrual Hygiene Day at Mahavar Nagar Anganwadi, Annapurna, Indore
On the occasion of World Menstrual Hygiene Day a program was organized for adolescent girls at Anganwadi of MAhavar Nagar. The program was organized under the direction of Mr VPS Rathore (Asst Director WCD) and Dr Usha Ukande (Principal, Choithram College of Nursing, Indore). in the program Mrs Sangeeta Neema (Supervisor) & Ms Ruchika Chauhan (ECC) were present. From Choithram College of Nursing, Prof Sheetal Saxena & Ms Monica Mathew were present. The program was started by 11 am. Height & weight of adolescent girls was recorded and BMI calculated accordingly. Hemoglobin of anemic girls was checked. 4 B. Sc. Nursing students who helped calculating BMI, also participated in the program.
A presentation was taken by Prof Sheetal Saxena- topics covered under presentation were-
1. Secondary Sex Characteristics & development
2. Diet
3. Abuse
4. Menses- related misconceptions, myths and hygiene maintained during menses and SP-6 point, Li -4 point.
Program was ended by 1:00 pm

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  • Organisation: Choithram College of Nursing, Indoer (MP) India
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