Dr. Sania Siddiqui
Menstrual Health Activist, Health & Wellness Coach
Dr. Sania Siddiqui is a certified Health & Wellness Coach with experience and expertise in areas of clinical practice, preventive healthcare and medical content writing.
Dr. Siddiqui is passionate about spreading awareness around menstrual health and hygiene in not only young girls and women but also in boys and men. She conducts sessions and workshops in organisations and schools/colleges to imparts the much-needed knowledge about menstrual health and issues related with it.
She has reached to thousands of women and girls through her educational and awareness gatherings, conducted over 350 online and ground sessions, trained more than 300 volunteers and distributed 50000+ sanitary hygiene products so far.
For her exemplary work in this field, she is conferred with ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao Award’ , Woman of Influence Award, Excellence Award and Trailblazer of the Year Award.
Dr. Siddiqui has authored unique books on period education for young girls in Hindi and Urdu, which are in the story format and covers all aspects of menstruation in a simple and fun way. The Urdu book is also taken up by Indian Army, Srinagar Regiment (Chinar Corps) for mass distribution among young girls under their ‘Mission Sadbahvna’. Several schools are also using this book to educate their teachers and students.
She has been featured in Times of India, FEMINA, The Logical Indian, Sakal Times, and several other print and online media platforms and is frequently invited to various FM channels and talk shows to speak on the topic of menstruation and breaking myths around it.
Dr. Siddiqui is also a successful health & lifestyle blogger. Her blog all things GUD! is amongst the top blogs in health and lifestyle category.
Dr. Sania Siddiqui is based in Pune.