menstrual period- myths, & awareness

An awareness program was organized for adolescent girls about menstrual period – myths and awareness. the program was organized at Valmiki Nagar Anganwadi, Banganga Area, Indore (Madhya Pradesh). Around 30 adolescent girls of the community attended the program. During the program height & weight of the adolescent girls recorded and BMI calculated accordingly. A power point presentation was taken by Prof Sheetal saxena which covered the secondary sex characteristics & development, Diet, abuse and menstrual hygiene, myths related to menses, how to maintain hygiene during menses. Girls were also demonstrated SP-6 point which can be used in dysmenorrhea. Prof Aradhna Michael discussed the problems of adolescence among girls.

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  • Organisation: Choithram College of Nursing, Indore (MP)
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