Expert talk on menstruation: It’s time we talked about periods

Women's HealthBy Onlymyhealth editorial teamDec 24, 2018

Talking about menstruation has long been a social taboo in the country. Periods still remains a hush-hush topic – something not be discussed in the open despite it being a normal phenomenon. Periods are a natural process and it continues till a woman reaches her middle age and menopause puts an end to this cycle. It is time for us to bring about a change in the world by discussing such matters in public.
Today, we talk to an expert, Dr. Sonia Rawat about menstruation and related queries. Menstruation or menstrual period is the periodic shedding of the lining of a woman’s uterus. It refers to the regular changes in the activity of the ovaries and the endometrium that make reproduction possible. Dr. Sonia Rawat answers all your questions related to periods and also busts myths associated with menstruation.