Health

In this section, find articles, tweet-chats, art-work, essays, myth busters among others on trans* and women’s health by Feminism in India.

How Gender Inequality Has An Impact On HIV

India is home to an estimated 21.17 lakhs of people living with HIV
For A Toilet Inquilab, Feminism Must Talk Loos More Often

For A Toilet Inquilab, Feminism Must Talk Loos More Often

Gender equality and the view from the loo!

Maneka Gandhi’s Statements on compulsory sex-determination and tracking pregnancies: What it means for women’s...

Maneka Gandhi’s statement do not yet indicate an anti-abortion agenda, but the proposal does betray a confusion about first principles.

Patriarchy And Maternal Health: Why India Needs To Act Immediately

It is imperative to discuss how maternal health has not been a priority till date in India
The Crowdsourced List Of Gynaecologists We Trust | Feminism In India

The Crowdsourced List Of Gynaecologists We Trust

Amba Azaad created a crowdsourced list of professional and non-judgemental gynaecologists from all over India.
My Experience Of Growing Up With Hygiene Myths in India

My Experience Of Growing Up With Hygiene Myths in India

Growing up is a hard time for most of us. The awkwardness of breast formation is quite a nightmare. And then there are other hygiene myths which don't let you rest in peace.

#PeriodOfChange: A Tweetchat On Menstrual Rights And Menstrual Hygiene

A tweet-chat on menstrual rights and menstrual hygiene and how can we make menstruation an eco-friendly process for the #periodofchange campaign.

Abortion Rights, Purvi Patel And Her Case Which Makes No Sense

Purvi Patel has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for child neglect and foeticide, two crimes that make each other moot!

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The Big Bang Theory And Its Black Holes: A Feminist review of the series finale.

The Big Bang Theory And Its Black Holes: A Feminist Review Of The Series...

The finale of The Big Bang Theory aired on Friday raises important questions with regard to its women characters and their representation.
What Is Intimate Partner Rape And Does Our Society Foster It?

What Is Intimate Partner Rape And Does Our Society Foster It?

Marital rape or intimate partner rape is deeply pervasive and everyday reality contrary to what Indian men or women typically like to admit.
To Kill a Mockingbird

Gender Roles And Stereotyping In ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’

To Kill a Mockingbird covers several themes that are often uncomfortable to encounter and explore, such as racism and loss of innocence.