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The girl with her period is the one to hang her head : reflections on menstrual management among schoolgirls in rural Kenya
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Published on: 01/12/2011
The onset of menstruation is a landmark event in the life of a young woman. Yet the complications and challenges that can accompany such an event...
Sanitation-related psychosocial stress : a grounded theory study of women across the life-course in Odisha, India
Social science & medicine
, 139, pp.80-89.
Published on: 13/02/2016
A study on sanitation-related psychosocial stress among Indian women in Odisha finds that: Sanitation-behaviors are more expansive than urination and...
A time for global action : addressing girls’ menstrual hygiene management needs in schools
, 13(2), pp.1-6 : 1 tab.
Published on: 26/05/2017
This paper briefly describes the state of the evidence on menstrual hygiene management (MHM) in schools, the remaining knowledge gaps, and potential...
Anal cleansing practices and faecal contamination : a preliminary investigation of behaviours and conditions in schools in rural Nyanza Province, Kenya
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Published on: 26/01/2012
Anal cleansing is a necessary human activity. However, because of social taboos, there are few articles on the topic. School health plans overlook...