Focus on women's health essentials
Menstrual hygiene and management can be essential in ensuring that your everyday life is not interrupted by menstruation. It ensures that you can continue with your daily routine such as going to school, going to work or doing household chores. It can also prevent potential situations of embarrassment and in turn, make you feel confident about yourself and your body. In this sense, maintaining proper menstrual hygiene is important for your well being and development.
More women need help
According to a report by Soothe Health Care of India on the impact of unhygienic sanitary practices on women’s health, poor menstrual hygiene can cause fungal infections, reproductive tract infection (RTI) and urinary tract infection (UTI).
It further states that unhygienic practices also leave women vulnerable to infertility because of infections.