Special camp and awareness session on Mensural Hygiene

Special camp and awareness session on Mensural Hygiene

A session on menstrual hygiene and a special health camp was organized for girls from the Jamboti High School by Dr. Anita Umadi-MBBS, DGO who owns a clinic Shri Daneshwari maternity and General Hospital Saraf Galli Shahapur Belgaum to sensitize them on adolescent health issues. The discussion on menstrual hygiene included a pictorial presentation, explaining the concepts of the reproductive system, menstrual cycle, and the importance of sanitary napkins to the participants. This is event was attended by 100 girls from the school. The camp was conducted by the Lok Kalp Foundation and the Inner wheel club of Belgaum to educate the girls about various myths associated with mensuration. The aim of the camp was to ensure these girls live with dignity. Mrs. Pushpanjali Mukkannavar-Secretary Inner wheel of Belgaum along with Mr. Shalini Shah gave them the confidence to come out and speak. The inner wheel club of Belgaum and Lok Kalp Foundation distributed sanitary pads to the Teenagers. Inner Wheel also distributed masks to the entire school.