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I Accidentally Had Two Tampons In. What Should I Do?

The Cut | Posted 09.29.2016 | Healthy Living
The Cut

Yes, it's disturbing to realize you've been harboring a forgotten guest, but it's not as unhealthy as you might think.

Anna Almendrala

Why Some Women Are Giving Up Tampons For Good

HuffingtonPost.com | Anna Almendrala | Posted 01.26.2015 | Healthy Living

Maryann Flasch, a 32-year-old office manager from Austin, Colorado, used to suffer from vaginal itching, dryness and infections when she got her perio...

Women Beware: Most Feminine Hygiene Products Contain Toxic Ingredients

Dr. Joseph Mercola | Posted 08.17.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Joseph Mercola

In my opinion, feminine hygiene products can be likened to a "ticking time bomb" due to years of exposure. The average American woman uses 16,800 tampons in her lifetime -- or up to 24,360 if she's on estrogen replacement therapy.