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Dear Dish it: Should I Use Pads or Tampons?

Torn asks: I just got my first period and I’m trying to decide whether to use pads or tampons. I don’t like the feeling of pads but I’m afraid that it will hurt to put a tampon in. I’m also afraid I will lose the tampon inside of my body. Help! Back to Article

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kerilover123
kerilover123 wrote:
2013-05-14 14:06:53 -0700

ur rude. how could u say that. im gonna report ur comment

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gymnastkitty
gymnastkitty wrote:
2013-05-11 12:46:47 -0700

the tampon won't get lost in your body,don't worry! Wink

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goldenstar4ever
goldenstar4ever wrote:
2013-05-11 11:54:41 -0700

dont worry about what other people think yeah get their opinion but reallly its up toy you i use pads and they are so much more comfy and they help during the course of the day stay strong xx

add me please for more advice smile xx

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cbaby233
cbaby233 wrote:
2013-05-11 11:12:24 -0700

u r so gross y u ask that and y am i yo friend if u so nasty

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21inkiepielover
21inkiepielover wrote:
2013-05-11 11:02:04 -0700

I use pad.

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Kaykaysgonecraycray
Kaykaysgonecraycray wrote:
2013-05-11 11:00:33 -0700

UGH lady-hood sucks. I hate my period. >_

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gymnastkitty
gymnastkitty wrote:
2013-05-11 10:50:28 -0700

u really already use now these things? how old are u? Confused

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rockiesbaseball964
rockiesbaseball964 wrote:
2013-05-11 08:09:34 -0700

That's not appropriate for a kid's website,

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flirtaddict
flirtaddict wrote:
2013-05-10 21:04:13 -0700

if you have your v-cardem use a pad !!!!!!!!! thts all imam sayyyy

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gerballuv2002
gerballuv2002 wrote:
2013-05-10 16:31:55 -0700

pads

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mazzyds105
mazzyds105 wrote:
2013-05-10 13:28:17 -0700

uuugggghhhh!

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lostergrl
lostergrl wrote:
2013-05-10 08:38:54 -0700

I haven't had mine yet but I too am scared of
Using tampons

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kittennumber7
kittennumber7 wrote:
2013-05-10 07:45:49 -0700

I use a mix of both.

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unicornsforever123
unicornsforever123 wrote:
2013-05-09 14:52:57 -0700

I wear pads. I'm only 10 and I don't think i'm ready for a tampon til' i'm a teen.

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-Allie-
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-Allie- wrote:
2013-05-09 09:10:26 -0700

Tampons.

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fluttershy77
fluttershy77 wrote:
2013-05-08 18:47:21 -0700

ICK!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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PrettyAllDayEveryDay
PrettyAllDayEveryDay wrote:
2013-05-08 18:32:11 -0700

Well Its kinda of hard to say it depends on your age and
whats comfortable for u

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thatloser
thatloser wrote:
2013-05-08 13:47:34 -0700

depends on age and if you feel ready since its your first time i think you should use pads at least until you have talked to your mum or older sister if you have one. i started using pads on my 3rd period and i thaught they were better but its totally up to you. smile

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cassy579
cassy579 wrote:
2013-05-08 11:11:55 -0700

tampons is way better

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Georgia Collis
Georgia Collis wrote:
2013-05-08 09:00:39 -0700

pads much better than tampons xxxxx

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