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Always Maxi Pads
I don't see a : Problem. I assume that the lip gloss is in a it's own sealed container. Assume that the maxi pads are clean and unused. If the maxipads are not individually wrapped then they could get grody if sitting in your purse for a long while. But if individually wrapped they should remain clean. ...Read more
Cycle 26 days. Period 4-5 days. First two days use five pads days 3-5 one pad per day (change more for freshness). Day one sometimes change pad overnight use regular maxi pads only. normal..?
40's periods: Your cycle will vary, some months will be worse than what you describe. See your GYN for help if they worsen. ...Read more
I'm on my second period within a month after removing patch but this period is REALLY heavy. I used 4 night Maxi pads in 1 day and flooding. HELP?!
I have horrible periods. Most drs don't understand by how bad it is. I have to wear 2 thick bladder control pads instead of regular maxi pads! help!
Smoking, Cholesterol: Pad has multiple risk factors. Gender, race, age, and family history are factors which you cannot alter. The biggest risk factor that can be altered is smoking. Other risk factors that can be modified include cholesterol, diabetes, kidney failure, and hypertension. While you cannot control what disease you have, you can control how well they are controlled. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Depends: Where are you using the heat pad? If the back, then 20-30 minutes but not at scolding temperatures. If it's the jaw, probably not a good idea if you just had surgery. Generally, it's recommended to use a cooling pad to decrease swelling (a heating pad will make swelling worse). Hope this helps. ...Read more