Category: General Menstrual Guides

How to Deal with Irregular Periods Naturally

Irregular periods can occur due to a number of causes, ranging from a flawed diet or lifestyle to hormonal imbalance, genetic or otherwise. These, although always a little irritating, can become a big hurdle if you’re planning to conceive, as this way it becomes virtually impossible to decide which time is the best to try […]

June 15, 2012 | 0 Comments More

How to Slow Down a Menstrual Period

Some women experience an unusually heavy blood flow during their menstrual period. Menorrhagia is the term given to this phenomenon, and it may be caused by abnormalities or a blood condition that is affecting all systems of the body. It has to be noted that not all cases of heavy bleeding are necessarily Menorrhagia. In […]

February 29, 2012 | 0 Comments More

How to Use a Tampon

It is often undesirable for a girl to talk to someone when they first get their period. Some girls even find it difficult to discuss the subject with their parents, and vice versa. Girls have to therefore divert to other means of information. When you first get your period, there are many options available to […]

December 29, 2011 | 2 Comments More

How to Sleep With a Tampon

Tampons are products designed as more “freedom-oriented” alternatives to pads. They allow you to swim or wear certain clothes that pads don’t allow. There are, however, certain steps that you need to follow to make the tampon totally safe to use. Instructions A tampon can be worn for up to a maximum of eight hours. […]

December 29, 2011 | 0 Comments More

How Do You Know When You’re Ovulating

Figuring out whether they’re ovulating or not is often very tricky for women. Finding this out can help them in knowing what the best time to try conceiving is. There is no specified day for all women so a general method has been devised to judge each woman’s menstrual cycle according to their respective duration. […]

November 24, 2011 | 0 Comments More

How to Stop Menstrual Bleeding?

Many situations can come up to compel a woman to stop menstrual bleeding temporarily. In any such case, it is advisable that you talk to your doctor and make sure the method you plan to use is safe for you. Instructions Using birth control pills can alter your cycle by continuously taking the active pills […]

November 16, 2011 | 0 Comments More

How to Use a Menstrual Cup?

Menstrual cups are alternatives to tampons that are considered to be more Eco-friendly than the latter and other feminine hygiene products. The following steps have been arranged to help you use one safely and effectively: Steps to follow: Hold the menstrual cup upright and fold the upper, (larger end) of the cup in half. Repeat […]

November 12, 2011 | 0 Comments More

How to Get Rid of Menstrual Period Odor

Each vagina has its distinctive scent, and this holds true for menstruating vaginas as well. The odor for menstruating vaginas is usually quite mild and virtually undetectable by people around you. However, it can get stronger in a few cases. If that happens, make sure it isn’t an infection. If you have one, go see […]

November 12, 2011 | 0 Comments More