Place of menstruation in the reproductive lives of women of rural North India

@inproceedings{Singh2006PlaceOM,
  title={Place of menstruation in the reproductive lives of women of rural North India},
  author={Amarjeet Singh},
  year={2006}
}
Objective : To ascertain the perceptions and experiences of women regarding menstruation. Methods : An integrated qualitative and quantitative study on reproductive health of Indian women was conducted in two primary health centre areas of rural north India. Present article reports on the perceptions of 1205 women regarding various aspects of menstruation. Results : Major source of information about menarche/menstruation was friends/relatives (72%). Mean age at menarche was ~ 15 years. Very few… CONTINUE READING

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