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Swimming during periods - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Menstruation and Miscarriage
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi im 13 and i was wondering if i can swim while on my period
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   you can
Doctor :   If you do not have any discomfort
User :   can i swim without a tampon
Doctor :   As i said , it is totally depends on your comfort level
User :   so after i get out will i drip or leak....will i bleed in the pool
Doctor :   it would not happen usually
User :   thanks so much........
User :   one last thing at my age is it ok to take diet suppliments
Doctor :   If you feel your food is not nutrient you can take them
Doctor :   otherwise , no need

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