In every girl’s life, menstruation marks the entrance into the world of womanhood. It holds great cultural significance and is also a source of various myths and misconceptions. While to some it may come at the least expected moments, others are prepared in advance for the same.
As a parent, it is extremely important to educate your daughters about periods and other functions of the female reproductive organ. Due to various taboos in our society, often parents refrain from touching such topics and fail to prepare their children for changes that ought to come.
That said, if you’re a parent to a growing girl, here are some ways you can help her for her first period and also help her acknowledge its importance.