Thursday, August 22, 2019

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.

We Need To Stop Restricting Abortion Access In The Name of Women's Rights

We Need To Stop Restricting Abortion Access In The Name of Women’s Rights

The argument against sex selection abortion sounds as if it is for women’s rights but in reality it only restricts women.
Medical Abortion 101: FAQs On Abortion Using Pills

Medical Abortion 101: FAQs On Abortion Using Pills

Medical abortion is the termination of pregnancy through the use of a drug or a combination of drugs.
My Experience As A Safe Abortion Advocate In Pakistan | #AbortionMeraHaq

My Experience As A Safe Abortion Advocate In Pakistan | #AbortionMeraHaq

As an abortion advocate, my motivation is always to give young girls and women the opportunity to access their sexual and reproductive health rights.
In Conversation With Dr Padma Rammoorthy: The Founder Of Medhealth TV

In Conversation With Dr Padma Rammoorthy: The Founder Of MedHealth TV

Read our exclusive interview with Dr Padma Rammoorthy, the founder of MedHealth TV, an online portal offering resources on maternal health.
Abortion In India: Changing Legal Contexts And Challenges | #AbortionMeraHaq

Abortion In India: Changing Legal Contexts And Challenges | #AbortionMeraHaq

Four decades after legalisation of abortion in India, poor women still do not have access to safe abortion services.
unplanned pregnancy

What To Expect When You Are Not Expecting | #AbortionMeraHaq

Discovering you are pregnant when you were not expecting to get pregnant can be extremely stressful. Carrying the pregnancy to term or considering an abortion can be a highly emotional decision. Here is what you need to consider.
Why Need To Get Rid Of Abortion Stigma

Why We Need To Get Rid Of Abortion Stigma | #AbortionMeraHaq

Abortion stigma has disastrous consequences around the world and as a consequence, people seeking abortions are bullied, shamed, marginalised, and sometimes even punished, thus preventing them from seeking safe health care services.
What Stops Women From Accessing Safe Abortion? | #AbortionMeraHaq

What Stops Women From Accessing Safe Abortion? | #AbortionMeraHaq

One of the major challenges in accessing safe abortion services is abortion-related stigma, which cuts across all contexts, continues to negatively affect women’s health and well-being.
Why Understanding Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Is Important

Watch: Why Understanding Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Is Important

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) is a common condition that affects 1 out of 10 women worldwide, and 1 out of 5 women in India.
#AbortionMeraHaq: Because Safe Abortions Save Lives

#AbortionMeraHaq: Because Safe Abortions Save Lives

#AbortionMeraHaq, translating to ‘abortion is my right’, is a campaign demanding safe, legal and affordable abortions for all that require it, because safe abortions save lives.

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Priyanka Chopra And The Problems With Gaslighting Women

Gaslighting: Priyanka Chopra And Her Not So Good Will

While the words and language used may vary, the goal of gaslighting is to undermine the target by portraying her as unreasonable, unreliable and inherently defective in mind as well as character/morality.
My Experience On Matrimonial Sites —The Cesspits Of Humanity

My Experience On Matrimonial Sites —The Cesspits Of Humanity

Now, as I fight a daily battle in the war against arranged marriage, I have realised that my parents’ standards for a husband for me are so much worse than mine. As a method of finding a life partner, I believe matrimonial sites are the cesspit of humanity.
18 Indian Sportswomen Who Made A Difference In 2018

18 Indian Sportswomen Who Made A Difference In 2018

Here are 18 sportswomen in India whose achievements brought glory to our nation and we need to pay more attention to.