“Keep calm and carry on" is a great piece of advice to follow, but the only thing you'll find in the 23 awful suggestions below that's even close to that is a sign that says, "Keep calm and eat more pies" (OK, so awful things can still be delicious).
Check out 23 pieces of (probably) bad advice from around the web below, including several suggestions that might actually kill you. Save yourself from future pain and embarrassment by making sure you avoid trying these tips when out in the world, except for maybe that maxi-pad trick. We're really curious to hear how that one works out.
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