IMA and WDW Patiala conducted workshop under mission SHE at Govt School
Kanwar Inder Singh/ March 17,2023
Indian Medical Association, Patiaĺa and woman doctor’s wing IMA Patiaĺa, today, conducted a workshop and Seminar at Government school Seona village under the MISSION S.H.E (Sanitary & Hygiene Education).
Dr Chander Mohini, President IMA Patiala told media that Girls were educated about Menstrual Health by gynaecologists of Patiala namely Dr Aayeena SOOD, Dr Poonam MALHOTRA.
Dr Kiranjot Uppal SMO Ghannaur , imparted correct knowledge about menstrual hygiene And emphasised the use of clean cotton reusable materials during periods.
Women Doctors Dr Mini Singla, Dr Janmeet Kaur, Dr Sumi Bhutani along with the Gynaecologists also organised a workshop where young girls were taught how to make reusable , skin friendly and environment friendly sanitary pads.
Dr Nidhi Bansal Secretary IMA Patiaĺa told media that Learned gynaecologists of IMA answered all the questions and tried to clear all doubts and taboos in the minds of young girls .
They expressed concern over rising cases of cervical cancer in women and emphasised the need for vaccination for girls between the age of 16 to 25 years.
Nearly 150 girls attended the seminar and workshop Principal and teachers of Government Girls school Seona participated and supported with full enthusiasm and helped make the Mission so successful