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A Step Towards Removing The Stigma Around Periods

All women are familiar with TVCs and commercials for sanitary napkins which depict menstrual flow with 'blue liquid' as a way of discreetly depicting...

Ugandan Pageant Combat HIV Stigma

Nearly one-third of Uganda's new HIV infections occur among 15-to-25-year-olds, who say that although there has been progress, stigma is still a problem. To raise awareness ahead of World...

WHO: Millions of People with Epilepsy Reluctant to Seek Treatment Because of Stigma

The World Health Organization says millions of people with epilepsy are reluctant to seek treatment because of the stigma attached to their ailment, leading...

‘Don’t Sensationalize or Glamorize Suicide’ Asserts WHO ; Says Media Can Play a Significant Role in Preventing Suicides

Geneva, September 11, 2017 : The World Health Organization reports about 800,000 people commit suicide every year. To mark this year’s World Suicide Prevention Day...

World Suicide Prevention Day: Bollywood celebrities Hrithik Roshan and Karan Johar lend their support to suicide prevention

Hrithik shared a link of a video which depicted that one should listen to a person for saving lives In honor of World...

The Transgender Persons Bill 2016: Cabinet approves bill for empowerment of transgenders

New Delhi: The Union cabinet under the chairmanship of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday, July 19, approved The Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights)...

Sensitisation over despondency: Having a mentally disabled kid

By Sreyashi Mazumdar New Delhi: Wading through the tumultuous reveries of life, a 28-year-old decided to give up; she couldn't bear the pangs of her...

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First-Ever South Indian Monk: Chief Vedic Acharya Of The Sanyasi Mahasabha

Renowned religious personality Swami Tapasyananda Saraswathi of Kerala has become the first-ever South Indian to be named as the Chief Vedic Acharya of the...

This Man Battled Death And Is Back On Kolkata Streets Helping Others

Social worker Nitai Das Mukherjee, 52, who battled death for 42 long days in a private hospital in Kolkata after he was infected by...

Choose The Right Workout For You

The process of staying healthy starts with choosing a workout that backs your other healthier habits. It is essential that your chosen workout doesn't...

Covid-19 Vaccine Does Not Damage The Placenta In Pregnant Women

Covid-19 vaccines are safe in pregnancy and cause no injury to the placenta, say, researchers, dispelling vaccine hesitancy among pregnant women. The placenta is...