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Menstrupedia - Your guide to healthy periods

Publication Date: Jan 2015

Menstrupedia is a web guide to menstrual hygiene and health. Developed in India by a team of communications professionals, artists, storytellers and medical professionals Menstrupedia aims to deliver informative and entertaining content through different media and to shatter myths and misunderstandings surrounding menstruation. It comprises a series of ‘quick guides’ made up of short articles on puberty, menstruation, hygiene and health, a collaboratively edited question and answer site for all things related to menstruation and a series of blogs. The first chapter of the Menstrupedia comic is also available to read online. This comic book has been developed for girls aged 9-14 years and for parents and teachers seeking ways to facilitate discussions about menstruation. It offers practical guidance based on real life stories and is available for purchase.