Menstrual periods

Breaking the 'bloody' taboo: Girls to get lessons on menstruation at Delhi govt schools

In a campaign called “Break the Bloody taboo”, NGO Sacchi Saheli, which started with imparting these lessons in slums, will now conduct 'period talks' for teenage girls in 70 government-run schools where questions around menstruation will be answered.

Feb 23, 2017, 16:43 PM IST

Menopause and cardiovascular disease – Risk factors, tips to keep your heart healthy

Women who have gone through early menopause, either naturally or because they have had their ovaries removed are twice as likely to develop heart disease as women of the same age, who have not yet reached menopause.

Oct 18, 2016, 10:17 AM IST

How to eat right during your period!

Eating right while you're on your period can actually help alleviate some of your discomfort as food plays a big role in body's functioning.

Jun 25, 2015, 05:11 AM IST

Uterine Surgery for Fibroids can now be avoided through Embolization

Women who go for Uterine Surgery have a better alternative now: Uterine Fibroid Embolization.

Feb 09, 2014, 10:12 AM IST

Women on the pill have less menstrual pain

Young women on birth control pills tend to have less painful menstrual periods than those not on the contraceptives.

Jan 24, 2012, 09:52 AM IST

Irregular menstrual periods tied to heart disease

Women with history of irregular menstrual periods may develop heart disease.

May 22, 2010, 13:10 PM IST

Irregular menstrual periods tied to heart disease

Women with history of irregular menstrual periods may develop heart disease.

May 22, 2010, 00:00 AM IST