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Are menstrual cups safe?

Are menstrual cups safe?

Yes: Yes, they are safe to use, and even "may save a few trees". ...Read more

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Menstrual (Definition)

Menstrual refers to the monthly cycle in women which prepares the female for ovulation, generally once per month, which is that time of month that the egg can be fertilized by the male sperm, for the purpose of reproduction. Menstrual cycles start at the first day of menstruation. (it's always been curious to me that 'menstrual' and ...Read more


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How do you use a menstrual cup?

Insert vaginally: Used rarely today the cup is inserted vaginally and removed and emptied periodically and then reinserted. ...Read more

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What are your thoughts on the menstrual cup?

Viable option: They can be used during sports and swimming. They can be kept in considerably longer than a tampon. ...Read more

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Is menstrual cup good to use?

In one study: 91% of women who had a trial with the menstrual cup indicated that they would continue to use them & would recommend them to others. ...Read more

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What kind of wipes should I buy for my menstrual cup?

Goggle or Bing: 'wipes for menstrual cup' and you will find brand names for a number of disinfecting wipes that can be used with a menstrual cup. Healthtap doctors are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines. ...Read more

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Help please? What is it like to use a menstrual cup?

My understanding: is that they are convenient. They can be used during sports and swimming. They can be kept in considerably longer than a tampon. You may opt to purchase disposable or one that can be reused for years. ...Read more

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Can you recommend the best menstrual cup?

Healthtap doctors: Are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines. ...Read more

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Is it more natural and better for the environment to use a menstrual cup?

Yes: It is definitely better for the environment since you're not producing significant amounts of waste. The most natural thing would be to use nothing. I don't know that a cup is any more natural than any other product available. ...Read more