Awareness programmme about Menstrual Hygiene

The Urban Health Center, Community Medicine department conducted an awareness session about the physiology of menstruation and the importance of menstrual hygiene at the Citizens High School, Hoskote.

This session was mainly targeted at the girls from class 7 to Class10. The topics covered were the basic reproductive anatomy, physiology of menstrual cycle and the disorders associated with it.
Good menstrual hygiene practices were stressed upon.

The faculty cleared many doubts regarding many cultural and societal taboos. The importance of nutritional requirements was also told.