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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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Why do I NOT feel cramps?

 I've started my period very recently, as in a few weeks ago. I know it's not much time to go on, but I still want to ask. My mom and my aunts have felt really bad cramps during their periods, but I don't. I don't even feel a pinch. It feels the same as any other day, except I notice I am much hungrier than normal. Maybe it's because I have.......

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Late period

I am a virgin and i am 16years old, i started working out since dec 2013 and it was only till now that i had a really late period. I am already 48 days late according to my app, my cycle is 33 days. I am experiencing some kind of tummy pain now and i saw some yellow discharge could my perio.......

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SOS, I'm so confused

 So my period is always different; never know when it really will be and it's either short like three days or five never really seven but I always have brown/red blood after. Well this time I had my period and it was only here or four days and it's been a day or two since the seventh day was over and now the dark blood is starting along wit.......

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Why does menstruation matter to YOU?

In preparation for the first annual Menstrual Hygiene Day on May 28th we'd like to hear from the PeriodTalk community, why does menstruation matter to you?  .......

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First period tampon help

  Hi, it's Abbi, I am 17 years old and I got my first real period today, as I got it once before about a year ago but it lasted about a day and didn't come back until today! Like mentioned before I live with my dad and little sisters, so I'm kind of scared! My friend gave me a couple tampons as I'm too scared to tell anyone e.......

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When should i start using a menstrual cup

I got my first period last month and i now hve it for the second time. I am using pads but i got invited to go to the pool. I heard about tampons but mom says they are stiff and uncomfterble and i shouldn't use them. Then i heard about menstrual cups. I asked my mom about it but she had no idea what they were and im afraid im to young to use them (.......

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I haven't got my period.......yet but I've been getting big acne flare ups!?

 My mom said the same thing happens to her before she gets her period,could this be a pms sigh or just a mislead act of puberty??p.s im 12 and my mom has been saying that i have been being a little bit more moodier latly!thanks b advance for answering .......

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First time cup user......?

So I have been sick and tired of pads and tampons so I got a lunette menstrual cup. I'm on my period and so far it hasn't leaked (thank goodness) but I don't know why I am feeling nauseated and constantly really crampy (non stop)....I don't know if they are worse than normal because I normally take ibuprofen but haven't because I ran out. I am 1.......

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