FACTORS INFLUENCING MENSTRUAL HYGIENE PRACTICE AMONG ADOLESCENT GIRLS

Luvi Dian Afriyani, Eti Salafas

Abstract


Adolescents were classified as a healthy group and far from risk factors for illness, but most health problems can occur due to their poor behavior. Menstruation is a sign of adulthood. When menstruation came, the vagina becomes moister, and it increases the risk to stimulates fungus and bacteria to grow. That why menstrual hygiene is important to suppress the occurrence of infection.The purpose of this study is to determine the factors that influencemenstrual hygiene practice in adolescents. A survey method conducted on 82 students from seven and eight grade using a purposive sampling technique. Collected data analyzed by using logistic regression.The results showed thatfactors related to menstrual hygiene practice were knowledge (p-value: 0.002) and family (p-value: 0.004), while unrelated factors were friend (p-value: 0.07) and media (p-value; 0.1) Based on the logistic regression test, the knowledge factor is the most influential (p-value; 0.006 and Exp (B): 4.07) It is recommended to do health promotion regarding menstrual hygiene practices through collaboration with health services.

 

Key Words : Practice, Mestrual Hygiene, Adolescent


Full Text:

References


Kemenkes RI. Standar Nasional Pelayanan Kesehatan Peduli Remaja (PKPR). Jakarta: Kemenkes RI. 2014.

Meilan N, Maryanah dan Follona W. Kesehatan Reproduksi Remaja Implementasi PKPR dalam Teman Sebaya. Malang: Wineka Media. 2018.

Jahja,Yudrik. Psikologi Perkembangan. Jakarta: renadamedia. 2011.

Kemenkes RI. Profil Kesehatan Indonesia Tahun 2014.Jakarta: Kemenkes RI. 2015.

Sinaga E, dkk. Manajemen Kesehatan Menstruasi. Global One.2017.

Lestariningsih Sri .Faktor-faktor yang Berhubungan dengan Praktik Higiene Menstruasi Jurnal Kesehatan Metro Sai Wawai.2015.8 (2):15-22.

Maulana, Heri DJ. Promosi Kesehatan. Jakarta:EGC.2013.

Puspitaningrum D, Suryoputro A, Widagdo L. Praktik Perawatan Organ Genitalia Eksternal pada Anak Usia 10-11 Tahun yang Mengalami Menarche Dini di Sekolah Dasar Kota Semarang. Jurnal Promosi Kesehatan Indonesia. 2012. 7.(2):126 – 135.

Fajri A dan Khairani M .Hubungan antara KomunikasiIbu-Anakdengan Kesiapan Menghadapi Menstruasi Pertama143 (Menarche) pada Siswi SMP Muhammadiyah Banda Aceh.Jurnal Psikologi UNDIP.2011.10(2).133-143.

Gustina E dan Jannah SN. Sumber Informasi dan Pengetahuan Tentang Menstrual Hygiene Pada Remaja Putri. Jurnal Kesehatan Masyarakat. 2015.10(2).147-152.

Mainbolagh et all. The effect of peer education based on health belief model on nutrition behaviors in primary school boys. Journal of Research and Health. 2012.2 (2): 214-225.

Gustina E dan Jannah SN. Sumber Informasi dan Pengetahuan Tentang Menstrual Hygiene Pada Remaja Putri. Jurnal Kesehatan Masyarakat.2015. 10(2).147-152.

WHO. Adolescent peer education in formal and non-formal settings Report of an intercountry workshop Monastir, Tunisia. Dar Mourad:Kairo.2015.

White S et all. Longitudinal Evaluation of Peer Health Education on a College Campus: Impact on Health Behaviors. Journal Of American College Health. 2009. 57 (5):497-505.

Wardani Novit I ett all. Buku Ajar Promosi Kesehatan Untuk Mahasiswa Kebidanan. Jakarta : Trans Info Media. 2016.

Mularsih C dan Rubiyati. Hubungan Tingkat Pengetahuan Dengan Praktik Sadari Pada Wanita Usia Subur di Kelurahan Kemijen Semarang Timur Kota Semarang. SIKLUS Journal Research Midwifery Politeknik Tegal. 2017. 6(2).238-244.

Adibah L, Nugroho J, Winarni S. Hubungan Beberapa Faktor dengan Praktik Hygiene Genetalia Eksternal Pada Remaja Putri Pondok Pesantren Al Ishlah Tembalang Semarang tahun 2016. Jurnal Kesehatan Masyarakat. 2016. 4(3).1-9.

Afriyani LD, Veftisia V, Salafas E. Efektivitas Pendidikan Sebaya Terhadap Peningkatan Pengetahuan Perubahan dan Perawatan Genetalia Remaja Pada Siswi Putri Di SDN 1 Langensari. Indonesian Journal of Midwifery (IJM).2019. 2(1). 53-57.

Notoatmodjo,Soekidjo.Promosi Kesehatan dan Perilaku Kesehatan. Jakarta; Rineka Cipta.2012.

Dolang, Rahma, Ikhsan. Faktor Yang Berhubungan dengan Praktik hygiene Menstruasi Pada Siswi SMA Negeri 1 Sesehan Kabupaten Toraja Utara. Jurnal Media Kesehatan Masyarakat Indonesia. 2016. 9(1). 36-44.

Ningrum MAC,Indriyanti DR. The Influence of Knowledge,Attitude, Family Suppor and Peer Support on The Behaviour of Female Teenage Menstrual Hygiene. Public Health Perspective Journal. 2018. 33 (2). 99-107.

Mubarak W.I., Promosi Kesehatan Untuk Kebidanan. Jakarta: Salemba Medika (2011).




DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.30591/siklus.v9i2.1748

Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.


View My Stats

 

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

 

Counter:

 

 

====================================================================

Indexed By:


Flag Counter