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Periods...ugh!

We are going out of town this weekend and are suppose to go swimming. Just my luck I started my period yesterday! :( And of all periods since my son was born 6 months ago, this is a heavy period. I have been having super light cycles for 5 months now. So go figure right? My question to you is would you still go swimming? Its in a pool.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 4:54 PM on Jul. 3, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • thats what tampons are for...
    Mamakat90

    Answer by Mamakat90 at 4:56 PM on Jul. 3, 2009

  • I used to swim in highschool. I used tampons during that time, every month.
    vsrillo

    Answer by vsrillo at 6:05 PM on Jul. 3, 2009

  • I take my daughter to swimming lessons...if you wear a tampon yes, if not no, that's gross...
    calliesmommie

    Answer by calliesmommie at 6:21 PM on Jul. 3, 2009

  • Your period tends to slow down when you are in water. So a tampon, yes even for a heavier flow, would work just fine!
    YoungTwinMommy

    Answer by YoungTwinMommy at 8:11 PM on Jul. 3, 2009

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