New Delhi: WhatsApp has evolved to be just more than a messaging app. The app continues to update itself with new functionalities and the audience is quite pleased with them. Now, women can track their menstrual cycle on WhatsApp. A female hygiene brand named Sirona has launched India’s first period tracked on the app. The female users can track their period by just sending ‘Hi’ to Sirona WhatsApp Business Account on 9718866644.
“Technology has the potential to alter the lives of menstruators, and we are using it to create a better environment and community for them to connect and flourish. We leverage the power of AI and intuitive technology to offer ease of access to our users through WhatsApp, which has become an integral part of our lives,” Deep Bajaj, Co-founder and CEO of Sirona Hygiene Pvt. Ltd said about the collaboration with WhatsApp.
In its press release, the brand stated that the menstrual tracking tool can be used to track three things namely track periods, conceive and avoid pregnancy. The users need to enter their details about their periods and last period details, the chatbox will keep a record and keep sharing reminders about upcoming cycle dates according to the user’s goals. The menstrual cycle works on the WhatsApp Business Platform. Besides, it runs on an intuitive chatbot interface which makes the experience easier and more engaging for the users.
Sirona also offers a separate app that provides a complete ecosystem for menstruators regarding menstrual health and hygiene. It also has an in-built period tracker. Its open platform enables to post experiences, queries, and solutions, helping women to find a single place to connect and share. The app focuses on creating “education, awareness, and utility, and make menstrual hygiene accessible on-the-go.”
Here’s how you can track your menstrual cycle through WhatsApp
— Add 9718866644 to your contacts.
— Then send “Hi” on WhatsApp
— Sirona will provide a list of options
— To track your periods, write “period tracker” in the chat box
—You have to put in the details about the period cycle
— Sirona will show you details like your ovulation details, fertile window, next period and last period, and even your cycle length