Post Abortion Care in India?

April 2, 2019 Hidden Pockets 0

A lot of young people in India find it extremely difficult to find good services around abortion. If it is a young unmarried couple, there is always this fear of the law, and fear of doctor. It is legal in India and registered medical practitioners can provide termination of pregnancy Read More

Is India ready for law on periods?

January 18, 2019 Hidden Pockets 0

Mr. Shashi Tharoor recently introduced a private members bill and asked for amendments in some of the existing legislations on women’s health. The Bill ( Women’s Sexual, Reproductive and Menstrual Health Bill 2018) looked at some of the aspects of the women’s health and was ambitious enough to name the Read More

Frequently Asked Questions on Abortions

January 1, 2019 Hidden Pockets 0

Is abortion even legal in India? Yes. And yes, this is unlike many developed countries where abortion is a controversial subject often involving political ideologies. The Medical Termination of Pregnancy (MTP) Act 1971 allows for medical termination of pregnancy (MTP) till 20 weeks of conception. Here’s what you should know: Read More

#OpenPockets Cafe and Health in Jaipur?

November 14, 2018 Hidden Pockets 0

I attended the event organized by Hidden pockets on September 28, 2018. I have never attended a meeting like this; and I have attended a lot of meetings as a part of my job. This was hands down one of the best meetings I have ever attended. Kshitiz sharing his Read More

What is the procedure for Abortion?

November 6, 2018 Hidden Pockets 0

In Indian Medical Termination of Pregnancy is legal under certain conditions. It is important for us understand the procedure for abortion.   For abortion or also known as Medical Termination of Pregnancy (MTP), the woman needs to fill a consent form called ‘Form C’.  Only the consent of the women Read More

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Can a minor girl get an abortion in India?

April 5, 2018 Hidden Pockets 0

Things that minors should keep in mind :  A minor girl is someone who is below the age of 18 years old. Under the Medical Termination of Pregnancy (MTP) Act 1971, a minor girl needs written permission from her guardian to get an abortion The MTP Act defines guardian as Read More

Where can I get an abortion in Lucknow?

July 25, 2017 Hidden Pockets 0

If you are unable to find the service, please do write to us. Write to us at hiddenpocketsinfo@gmail.com WhatsApp us at +918861713567 Finding places in Lucknow can be a pain, especially if you are navigating the old part of city. Narrow lanes, slow traffic and lack of signs, all makes Read More

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