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Many communities in Nepal view menstruating women as impure and in some remote areas they are forced to sleep in a hut away from the home.
Over the last 100 years, the timing of puberty has gradually started earlier, probably due to better health and living standards.
Girls who undergo puberty early are more likely to bully others or be bullied themselves.
Organic cotton tampons are often advertised as safer alternatives, but a study Friday said they are not better than regular tampons at preventing toxic shock syndrome.
Arunachalam Muruganantham, who created a machine that makes cheap sanitary pads, now has a biographical movie.