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I am wondering is if anybody has had an irregular period this extreme?

Hey everyone! Okay so I am 17 years old and I've been getting my period since I was about 12 years old. It used to come every month and was pretty normal. However, now it comes every 4 to 5 months. I read all the possible reasons behind irregualar periods and I don't seem to have any of those problems. (Extreme weight loss, eating disorder, extr.......

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Second period

I have a heavy flow and no overnight pads. I'm 12 also and I don't want to tell my mom. What should I do? Also, I have to go swimming tommorrow and I can't wear I tampon. Not ready. .......

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How do I know if it's the flu or Toxic Shock Syndrome?

How do I know if I have the flu or Toxic Shock Syndrome?  I have heard TSS can look like the flu at first (or some other simple illness such as stomach virus, strep throat, bad cold), and then rears it's ugly head when it's almost too late.  I've also heard that many of the symptoms (which I would need to know, because I use tampons re.......

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I go through a heavy flow always infinity in 3 hours but a "light" tampon was dry after 3 hrs??

My first two days are always heaviest and I just started yesterday afternoon. I decided to try tampons again and after going through three heavy flow pads in a 9 hour work day I picked up some light tampons because I have had issues with pulling out dry tampons before, and figured I would fill up a light one in much less than the recommended max.......

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Should I go to the doctor for a checkup and what difficulties might I have?

My period started when I was 10 years old. I've only had my period one a year until I was 12 or 13. After that it still became irregular. Every few months I get my period. The closest I've ever had was 43 days. Now I'm 15 and my period is still irregular. What should I do?.......

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Hurts to Remove Tampon

I put a tampon in for the first time six hours ago. I'm only thirteen but I really wanted to go in the pool and obviously you can't swim with a pad. It's full definitely and it's not dry. It won't come out and it really hurts when I pull hard. I already tried it submerged in water and that didn't help, it won't budge. Help?.......

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Vienna
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How long does a period last?

It's my first period. I started on Thursday and now it's Monday so I was just wondering how long does it last?.......

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Jennica
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Actual Experience Using Softcup during intimacy?

Hello! I am a 35 year old woman who is getting married in early July and will unfortuantly be on my period.  I am a virgin and just began using Instead Softcups a few months ago.  Instead says you can be intimate on your period while wearing the Softcup with no problems, but my fiance is a little nervous about it being more painful for.......

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Using tampon as "back-up" to Softcup on Wedding Day?

Hi! I am a 35 year old woman who just started using the Instead Softcup a few months ago.  Up until then I had been using tampons.  I have an especially heavy flow the first several days of my period and it is a bit hard to predict how often the Softcup is going to need changed.  I am getting married in the beginning of July and w.......

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How can i reduce clotting and cramping, and do you think using a menstrual cup would be a good idea for me?

 i have heavier periods with largs clots (larger that half dollar sometimes) . When i get these clots i get really bad cramps. ive been thinking of using menstrual cups and been looking at the Meluna small cup with a stem handle in classic softenss. i dont like putting all of the clemicals in my body or filling up landfils. Im 14 and was a .......

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