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gee_jade asked:

05 May 2010

swimming during my period?

ok so istarted swimming lessons today.., (yay! ^_^) but my problem is i'm about to have my period. can i go swimming? will pads work along with tight underwear? i dnt really like tampons and they dnt really sell it here in the philippines. help me please!

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barbipixi

barbipixi says:

Posted on 07 May 2010

sorry but it's either find a tampon or sit it out



there are very few WATERPROOF undies you can buy. and if you just use a BATHINGSUIT the water will come in through the fabric and be absorbed by the pad and it'll be useless

_headfirstxfearless

_headfirstxfearless says:

Posted on 06 May 2010

Um, I'm pretty sure pads don't work while swimming. :| I'm a swimmer and I hate tampons but I just have to suck it up and wear them because I don't want any embarrassing accidents happening. ;D Try finding tampons... I'm sure they have them somewhere. If not, try talking to your coach. xD

juicystar07

juicystar07 says:

Posted on 05 May 2010

pads don't work when you wear them swimming. they just get soggy and wet. i would say use a tampon but since the philippnes don't really sell them, then i guess you could be okay with not wearing any protection. i've found that when i go into a bath or pool, for example, my period stops. i don't know if this is for every girl, but this happens for me. i think that you should be okay if you go straight into the pool and then wuickly get out and wrap a towl around your waist and quickly go and change into underwear and a pad. Periods are so annoying, right???

shadyca

shadyca says:

Posted on 05 May 2010

no, you absolutely can not wear pads while swimming. they have no use them. I would suggest tampons but you said that you don't like them and that they don't really sell them where you live. I would suggest that, when you're on your period, you go to your swimming teacher and tell him/her that you're on your period and you can't swim. he/she will understand, it's a normal thing.

raffael

raffael says:

Posted on 03 Jun 2010

Yes. Wear pads with thight underwear.

gee_jade

gee_jade says:

Posted on 05 May 2010

very true.why do they have to bother us?

juicystar07

juicystar07 says:

Posted on 06 May 2010

i think boys should get periods instead!!!!! lol

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