Menstrual Hygiene Practices among Adolescent Girls
J.Saranya1, C.Prakash2, S. Kubera Sampath Kumar3
1Dr. J.Saranya*, Department of Fashion Technology, Sona College of Technology, Salem, Tamil Nadu, India.
2Dr. C. Prakash is Masters of Textile Technology from Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore.
3Dr. S. Kubera Sampath Kumar is Masters of Textile Technology from Anna University, Chennai.
Manuscript received on September 18, 2019. | Revised Manuscript received on 29 September, 2019. | Manuscript published on October 10, 2019. | PP: 364-366 | Volume-8 Issue-12, October 2019. | Retrieval Number: L32701081219/2019©BEIESP | DOI: 10.35940/ijitee.L3270.1081219
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Abstract: The menstruation cycle plays a major role in every women’s life, with this periodic cycle she undergoes a lot of stress and strains due to her mental and physiological balancing issues, because of the hormone changes. By the time of menstruation, she seeks some comfort with her, for this the sanitary napkins ran a greater part by avoiding the leakages of blood contaminant in her cloths. Some of the pads having wings or flaps that fold over the sides of underwear to protect against from leaks and stains. Also in some rural areas the women’s not much aware of maintaining the menstruation hygiene, they are using some rectangular fabric and can be washed then reused. In the hygiene part of menstruation women are unaware of determining the whole imbalance activities of maintaining cleanliness.
Keywords: Creation of Awareness, Survey, Questionnaire, Assessment of Girls, Analysis, Problems and Findings.
Scope of the Article: Social Sciences