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A 38-year-old female asked:

Women who have their periods is ok for them to wear diapers?

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Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 49 years experience
Your choice: If a diaper is needed because of a very heavy flow the woman needs a dr history and exam. Pads or tampons should be enough in a normal flow.
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Dr. Maritza Baez
Family Medicine 18 years experience
Yes: Other options include wearing 2 sanitary pads, or a tampon and a pad, or an instead or diva cup. See your doctor if your periods are very heavy. She may be able to help.
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