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What do you do to make traveling with your period easier?

I hate long car rides as it is, and Aunt Flow is tagging along for our 9 hour trip. What do you do to make it easier? Tampons and pads? Overnight protection? Frequent stops?

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Winter1derland

Asked by Winter1derland at 2:24 PM on Dec. 15, 2010 in Health

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  • Tampons and frequent changes.
    older

    Answer by older at 2:25 PM on Dec. 15, 2010

  • I only use tampons. Get super size.
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 2:25 PM on Dec. 15, 2010

  • Diva cup.
    CraftingMama

    Answer by CraftingMama at 2:27 PM on Dec. 15, 2010

  • nuthin.... i would just get super tampons so i wouldnt have to worry about changing it more than once on the trip. you will be fine!
    AmaliaD

    Answer by AmaliaD at 2:41 PM on Dec. 15, 2010

  • To the drugstore I go lol. Def hate being in the car. Nothing is worse than sitting 9 hours straight with AF. Between being pregnant with my daughters and then breastfeeding I went about 2 years straight w/o a period. It's like I forgot how to have one lol.
    Winter1derland

    Comment by Winter1derland (original poster) at 2:44 PM on Dec. 15, 2010

  • I would use a panty liner as backup too...just in case. :-)
    ss_mom

    Answer by ss_mom at 3:50 PM on Dec. 15, 2010

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