But if your clots are larger and you also get terrible cramps, have your doctor check you out for polyps and fibroids discussed in the section above. You'd still save a bunch of money and wouldn't be putting potentially harmful tampons into your body, which I will always recommend. The last thing you want to do is stop the action to run to the bathroom and remove a tampon. Basically, it happens when the type of tissue normally found inside the uterus starts growing outside the uterus. All materials on this website are copyrighted.
The experiment wasn't that weird for me, maybe because my long-time menstrual cup usage made me more at ease with my period, and maybe because I think periods are cool.
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I started using pads because that's all the roommates had with them. Want to avoid staining linens? If the BC explanation doesn't sound right to you, have your doctor check you out for other issues like a thyroid imbalance. When it comes to the vagina, there are a lot of myths and misconceptions. He's had girlfriends who've been on their period.