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Barriers That Stand In The Way Of Educational Innovation In India
student and teacher
From the Expert

I was recently at the book launch of Once Upon a Story by Dr Swati Popat Vats and Vinitha R, a book based on life of India’s finest unsung educator, Gijubhai Bhadheka from Gujarat. Approximately 100 years ago, he pioneered some path breaking work in the education space with limited resources and support. This was pre-Independent

Educationist
Child Rape – Is India the World’s Hub for This Pathetic Crime?
Child Rape

Nine-month-old raped and murdered in Telangana, minor sexually assaulted in outer Delhi, 16-year old abducted and gangraped in Muzaffarnagar district of Uttar Pradesh, 14-year-old raped by two in Alwar, 2.5-year-old raped and murdered in Aligarh, 10-year-old raped in Bhopal, 12-year-old Dalit girl raped in Khushinagar, four-year-old raped in Jabalpur, 16-year-old raped for five days by six in Andhra Pradesh, and many more. The list seems to be endless and these shocking incidents have occurred in 2019 alone.

Guest Author, Women Planet
Arunima Sinha: She Rose To New Heights When Life Put Her Down!
arunimasinha

‘Born Again on a Mountain: A Story of Losing Everything and Finding it Back’, India’s first female amputee to climb the Mount Everest Dr. Arunima Sinha stands true to her book which narrates the story of a woman who despite losing a leg at the age of 23 managed to conquer Mount Everest in 2013.

Guest Author, Women Planet
Yoga Is Discipline For Shilpa
shilpa shetty

Some people think that you can’t lose weight with the help of Yoga; some think that it’s very important to be flexible in order to do Yoga. All these are just misunderstandings which need to be cleared out, which is why you’ll see that anything that you do consistently will make you better.

Guest Author, Women Planet
Yin Yoga And You – How Do You Benefit?
Yin Yoga
From the Expert

The art of Yin yoga draws upon the doctrine of the five elements of Earth, Metal, Water, Wood, and Fire, and the principle of yin and yang used in Chinese medicine and acupuncture.

Makeup & Hair Stylist, Certified Yoga Expert
I Am 33 And I Am Still Scared Of My Mother!!
Mother's Day

Mom said that she now sees me dead in the next 3 years if I continued to live the way I did, probably due to an overdose or an accident. She was calm, while I was shaking like a leaf, trembling at each and every word she spoke. She asked me if I wanted that from my life.

Sub Editor, Women Planet
Ode to Mum – Happy Mother’s Day Maa
Ode to Mum
From the Expert

She is the smartest woman I knew
Her wisdom got me far, she instilled in me the wisdom from the movie, Gone With The Wind – “come what may, tomorrow’s another day” and she taught me how to draw silver linings around every cloud.

Life Coach, Author
Women’s Insight: Pros and Cons of Using Menstrual Cups
Menstrual cups

For many years, women have approached menstruation in different ways, which has even affected some cultures. Now that we are in the 21st century wherein the comfort of individuals is being focused, menstrual cup alternatives have taken the women’s menstrual products by a storm due to the advantages that it brings.

Sub Editor, Women Planet
Yoga Postures and the Earth Element!
Yoga poses

According to the ancient yoga wisdom, blissful yoga is practiced in tandem with all five elements – air, water, fire, space, and earth. Earth is considered home in yoga where we bring back our practice and energies to ground and anchor ourselves. One of the most esoteric terms used in modern yoga practices, grounding yourself

Guest Author, Women Planet
Make Your Vote Count!
Vote Count

Data shows an imbalance in the male and female voter ratio in most states. From “I have the kitchen and office to manage,” to “What will my one vote do?”, women often give up on their precious vote.

Guest Writer , Women Planet
Product Review: Biodegradable & Chemical Free Sanitary Pads-Pink Premium
Pink Premium

Designed For the Women, By the Women, Pink sanitary pads are a Revolutionary, Smart and a Healthy replacement to the widely used plastic sanitary pads. This venture was started to support women in need by providing them with livelihood options. It is ISO certified Handmade, Biodegradable, Chemical & plastic free product which is need of an hour.

Sub Editor, Women Planet
Diet And Autism – How Are They Connected?
Diet and Autism
From the Expert

Autism, which is now commonly referred to as Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), is a sort of complex neurological and behavioral developmental disorder that affects a person at his or her early childhood and lasts through his or her entire life. It refers to a broad range of physical and mental conditions in a person that is characterized by challenges faced in speech and non-verbal communication, how the person interacts with others, his or her mental growth and development, the way they learn and all of it combined by repetitive and rigid behaviours.

Dietician
Combating Gender Bias Through Gender Equity
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Gender equity is the route to be fair to the women and men equally and to ensure that specific measures must be taken in every organisation and sphere.

Sub Editor, Women Planet
Caution! Your Child Has An Ear On All Your Fights
Parents Fighting
From the Expert

It is alright for a child to witness or be a part of some conflicts and observe how parents overcome and deal with them. But as parents we need to understand how these small issues effect the mentality and emotional mind of the child.

Trustee and Academic Director - C.P. Goenka International School
Menopause – Myths And Facts Every Woman Should Know About
Menopause Myths
From the Expert

The term menopause is nothing but a natural biological phase in every woman’s life, commencing when her monthly cycle comes to a stop. A very normal aspect of aging, in some cases menopause, occurs ahead of time in women who are less than forty years of age.

Senior Gynaecologist, Infertility Specialist, Director at Cocoon Fertility
4 Gorgeous Gift Ideas to Melt Her Heart This Women’s Day!
Womens day

On 8th March, the world celebrates International Women’s Day.Moreover, with this day just around the corner now, it’s the perfect time to make them feel special. So, if these women in your life always show their love and care in profound ways,do they not deserve something just as amazing?

Team Women Planet
Heavy Menstrual Bleeding – Newer Treatments And Solutions You Should Know
Heavy Menstrual Bleeding
From the Expert

You are on a period –and it is heavy and painful. You are not feeling one hundred percent and you don’t want to go into work. But you have an important meeting and cannot possibly miss it. You drag yourself out of bed down a few pain killers and rush into work.

MBBS, MRCOG (London), FRCOG (London) FACOG (USA) Director – Fortis La Femme Hospital, Bangalore Chairperson - Medical Council Committee - Fortis La Femme Senior Consultant and HOD - Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Menopause – Boon or Bane?
Menopause -Boon or Bane
From the Expert

Menopause is that time in a woman’s life when the periods stop permanently. This is a retrospective diagnosis and a woman is said to have gone through the menopause if she has not had any bleeding including spotting for one full year after her last period.

MBBS, MRCOG (London), FRCOG (London) FACOG (USA) Director – Fortis La Femme Hospital, Bangalore Chairperson - Medical Council Committee - Fortis La Femme Senior Consultant and HOD - Obstetrics and Gynaecology