It’s World Endometriosis Awareness Month -- a time to speak up for ourselves and the women around us who have life-impacting monthly cycles due to this disorder
Things to know and expect on your first visit to the gynecologist.
It is time to end the cycle of disposable period products and switch to eco-friendly options.
The anticipation of bringing new life into the world is certainly special, but preparing for a new baby requires a lot more than that.
While winter season poses health challenges for everyone, women’s health is an especially vulnerable area. Here’s what you need to know.
The phase leading up to menopause can be a whirlwind emotional and physical journey, if you’re not equipped with the information to deal with them. Here’s your complete guide to perimenopause.
Breast cancer is the largest killer among women globally and in India, and the risk is often passed down the generations. Here’s what you should know
When I was diagnosed with uterine fibroids, I also discovered that my paternal grandma had them too. Here are all the lessons I learned from my inheritance.
While women in India have a right to contraception methods of their choice, you need to be armed with information to exercise your rights. Here’s what you should know.
Menstrual equity basically means that menstruators should have access to the safe and affordable products that they need to maintain their reproductive health. Here’s why it is important.
Legally, Indian women have access to a wide range of in-depth sexual and reproductive health rights, ranging from access to contraception and abortions to maternal healthcare. Read on to know more.
Should India start offering paid period leaves to female employees? The question is a tough one to answer.
For every moment where a mum thinks she has it all together, there are 20 others where she feels she is falling short. If you’re a new mother or looking to support one, you need to read about these instances that other mammas wish they had been warned about!
Looking for the best menstrual cup brand in India? Here’s a curated guide on menstrual cups, how to use them, their features, and as well as the pros and cons
Bracing your child for their first time can seem like an intimidating task, especially if you take into account how our society treats anything and everything related to our sexual and reproductive health as a taboo. If you’re wondering how to get started on the process, here are some tips.
The Registrar General of India reveals that some states reported a fall in their maternal mortality rate, whereas others have seen a rise. Here’s everything you need to know.
Due to the inflexible criteria of eligibility, the act fails to cover the majority of women in India. This includes the entire unorganised sector and even women who don’t fulfil the scrupulous criteria of availing the benefits.
Here are five organisations working towards raising awareness about period poverty, and their initiatives to eradicate it.
Understanding the causes and effects of this global crisis, and how can you help in raising awareness and combating it.
Toxic Shock Syndrome is a rare medical condition, caused due to bacterial infections in the vagina. Here’s what you need to know about it.
With new menstrual products hitting the market, it’s understandable to want to know more about them. One such product is intimate hygiene wipes, which claim to be safe for your intimate area. But are they really worth it? Let’s find out.
Confused about what things you need to buy for your newborn? Here’s the guide to help you with a complete checklist of baby essentials in 2021. Start organising now!
The practice of Female Genital Mutilation is intrusive and violates the human rights of women. It leads to many physical and mental health issues and promotes misogyny. What more will it take to be banned in India.
How many of us got our first period before we were prepared? How many of us felt fear, embarrassment and confusion? It can be daunting when you’re bleeding and you don’t know why. Here are five women who get raw and real about their first period and the things they wished they knew about it when they were young girls.
Having all your information in one place is not only convenient but also keeps you stress-free. Here’s why our trackers are our best feature yet, and how you can rely on them.
While your period stops when you are pregnant, bleeding and vaginal discharge occur throughout pregnancy. Here’s what’s normal, what’s not, and how to manage both while you’re expecting your little bundle of joy.
Our periods affect everything we do—our metabolism, appetite, sleep quality, and even our mental health. Here’s how to sync your period to amp up your productivity
Recent studies show that early or premature menopause is rising in prevalence among Indian women. Here’s what you need to know.
UTIs are very common, and women are at a higher risk of suffering from them during their lifetimes. Here’s everything you need to know.
While there is still a lot of stigma attached to discussions around sexually transmitted diseases (STIs) and reproductive tract infections (RTIs), an expert explains all the basics you need to know to prevent major diseases and stay healthy.
PMDD (premenstrual dysphoric disorder) is a severe form of premenstrual syndrome (PMS). It has the potential to impact women of childbearing age. Here’s all you need to know about it.
Getting your first menstrual cycle is a big deal for every girl on this planet, but can be quite scary if you’re unprepared or caught off guard. Here’s everything a gynaecologist believes you should know right now.
The breast self-exam is perhaps one of the first steps to detecting breast cancer. However, it is essential to know the basics to help with breast cancer awareness. Here is a step-by-step guide on how to perform a breast exam at home.
Not paying attention to menstrual hygiene can not only cause short-term health problems, but also diseases like urinary tract infections, bacterial vaginosis, dermatitis, and even cervical cancer. Here’s what you should know.
Women have an elaborate reproductive system, which can be vulnerable to a number of health issues throughout their lives. Here are some of the most common problems women should take precautions against.
There are many factors that can cause infertility, and exposure to pollution is one of them. Here’s what you should know about the link between the environment, pollution, and your fertility.
Every woman needs to know the basics of sexual and reproductive health (SRH) to be able to live a safe, disease-free and healthy life. We talked to an expert who can help you get this basic SRH education right.
A consistent part of your life, right from puberty to menopause, your period has a lot of effects on your body as you age. Tracking your menstrual cycle gives you much more information than just your period dates. Let’s have a look at the importance of tracking your period.
Presently, men and women have ample contraception options they can resort to to avoid an unwanted pregnancy.
A woman’s menstrual cycle can be either comfortable or uncomfortable, depending on her choice of hygiene products. If you are curious about a menstrual cup and are considering using one, here’s everything you need to know.
Starting a family may look easy but involves a lot of things that need to be taken into consideration. Here is everything you need to know about family planning.
Wondering why your menstrual cycle is off balance? Here are some possible reasons you’re experiencing irregular periods.
Feeling unusual? Can’t seem to understand what you’re experiencing? Could it be the flu? We list out five uncommon signs that could indicate you’re pregnant.
It’s crucial that women pay more attention to hygiene during that time of the month. Here are some products you can try.
Keeping yourself clean while menstruating is extremely important for your overall health. Here are five menstrual hygiene tips you should know about.
While not a common occurrence, experts believe that it is indeed possible to get pregnant on your period. Here are some of the reasons.
You don't have to dread those painful days every month. Here are five ways to reduce period pain.
We help you identify fact from fiction and bust common period myths.
As you embark into the journey of motherhood and face the various adventures it brings along, here are seven ways to deal with back pain during pregnancy.
Did you know you could calculate your due date based on your last period? We tell you how.
There is a difference between PCOD and PCOS. Here is everything you need to know.
A fairly common phenomenon, with very little idea about why this happens, here is everything you need to know about PMS.
Should you consider going on the pill? Here’s everything you need to know before you make your decision.