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Debunking Myths Menstrual Health

Myth: “A menstruating woman should not be in contact with any food”

April 17, 2020
Myth: “A menstruating woman should not be in contact with any food”

Menstruation has always been surrounded by several taboos and myths. This most certainly is one of the more common ones. However, like every other myth, this one isn’t true either. Only ‘too many cooks’ or a ‘bad chef’ could spoil the broth! You can be rest assured that a woman’s menstruation cycle will not affect the quality of your food. Have you heard about other period myths like this? Tell us in the comments below!…

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Debunking Myths Menstrual Health

Myth: “Period blood is dirty”

You may have heard this statement a million times before but we assure you that there’s no truth to it. Menstruating is a normal bodily function and hence, period blood is as clean as any other blood running through your body. Don’t let anybody…

April 14, 2020
A poem for November
Community Periods

A poem for November

November is here A new month Full of festivities Celebrations and cheer! Bright dupattas, sweets galore And homes beautifully lit; If it’s that time of the month An extra piece, we’ll sneakily admit! Card games, dance, music And meals with loved ones – Not…

November 3, 2020
We are listening (and we are excited!)
Community Periods

We are listening (and we are excited!)

Are you reading this while hunched over your desk? Or are you sprawled on your sofa taking a reading break? Or are you… on the pot? Wherever you are, welcome to a new month at Nua, with an extra virtual hug for those who…

October 1, 2020