MENSTRUAL HYGIENE FOR ADOLESENT GIRLS . INTRODUCTION : The transition from childhood to adulthood is characterized by acceleration of physical growth and psychological and behavioral changes . WHAT IS MENSTURATION:. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
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MENSTRUAL HYGIENE FOR ADOLESENT GIRLS
The transition from childhood to adulthood is characterized by acceleration of physical growth and psychological and behavioral changes.
infection, local itching and bad odour. Following are general guidelines:-
clothes and undergarments.
labial folds should be cleaned properly in squatting position.
sure to change them frequently depending on the quantity of flow.
before re-use, and do not use them for more than three months. Cloth
should not be too tough or too thick as it may cause irritation.
shaving is not recommended.
1. Menstruation is unclean
2. It is unhealthy for a girl to bathe during her
3. Once a girl begins tomenstruate, she can
4. A girl having periods should not enter kitchen or touch food Myth There is no scientific reason behind it. However, adequate rest should be taken