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September 26 was the World Contraception Day. Unfortunately, despite modern family planning methods now being available for decades, several myths and misperceptions about them continue to persist. Can you distinguish the facts from the myths?

Here is the first one: Many people believe that breastfeeding is a natural contraceptive and women who breastfeed need not use any family planning method. True or false? ‪#‎ContraceptionMyths‬
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The UN has officially adopted the Sustainable Development Goals: What does this mean for women and newborns?

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September 26 was the World Contraception Day. Unfortunately, despite modern family planning methods now being available for decades, several myths and misperceptions about them continue to persist. Can you distinguish the facts from the myths?

Here is the third one: Many people believe that female sterilization causes irregular menstrual bleeding. True or false? ‪#‎ContraceptionMyths‬
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September 26 is the World Contraception Day. Unfortunately, despite modern family planning methods now being available for decades, several myths and misperceptions about them continue to persist. Can you distinguish the facts from the myths?

Here is the second one: Many people believe that male sterilization causes men to lose their sex drive. True or false? #ContraceptionMyths
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Frontline quotes PFI Executive Director, Poonam Muttreja, in their Cover Story ‘Hiding Facts behind Rhetorical’.
“There is nothing in a religion or approach to life that leads a community to have larger families; rather, one should look at their economic circumstances, poverty, marginalisation, etc.,” says Poonam.

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The government may soon introduce an injectable contraceptive for women under the national family planning programme. The country's top drug advisory body has approved the use of Deoxy Medroxy Progestrone Acetate (DMPA) and recommended its inclusion in the government programme.

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‪#‎AgainstAllOdds‬ Ritika Amin, Head – Creative Designing, has made it big in life, here is how, “Success does not come over night and it didn’t for me either. 
Long working hours do not bother me. Having worked hard all these years, I have proved those people wrong who once told me that this industry doesn’t suit a girl. I can and I will!
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Lucky is the woman, whose first child is a daughter.

Share if you believe!

‪#‎Quote‬ ‪#‎GirlChild‬
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We wish our Executive Director, Poonam Muttreja, a very Happy Birthday today.

We couldn’t have used better words than Maya Angelou’s, to describe the indomitable spirit behind PFI.

Watch her in the ‘Still I Rise’ campaign. ‪#‎StillIrise‬
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