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 What women used for pads/tampons before modern times? For some reason I have always wondered. Especially Native American women, poor women, or those who live outside of "civilization". Maybe I'm just weird. lol

by on Nov. 28, 2012 at 11:49 AM
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dkrmlr
by on Dec. 1, 2012 at 3:31 PM

They did such weird things back then, there had to be a lot of sore and infected genitals.

Quoting cryssi_renee:

Lysol was originally used as a douche and birth control. 

Quoting dkrmlr:

Yes and I've found many answers for this from leaves to cotton or fur on a stick, you wouldn't believe some of the things they used way back in the day, or what they used as birth control. (Ex: turtle shells, drinking mercury and many more) 



Ivayla
by on Dec. 1, 2012 at 3:39 PM

Maybe caveman (or women in this case) didn't use anything. Just let it run down. I know yuck!

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