But what if your daughter had the opposite problem once she starts her menstrual period? What if no products were available or they were too expensive for the family to afford?
Filmmaker Nina Srivastava is trying to shed light on the fact that many women across the globe don’t have access to feminine hygiene products, which can cause severe health issues for those women. As part of her film project, entitled “The Unusual Inventor”, she is highlighting the story of Arunachala Murugantham — a man whose invention not only will improve the heath of women, but will encourage women entrepreneurs, as well. Take a look at her Kickstarter video. You’ll be shocked at what you learn: