Are you still a virgin if you use a tampon?

Yes, a tampon does not affect your virginity. The hymen that partially covers the vaginal opening (usually intact for girls who have not had sex) is large enough to accommodate a tampon without being affected.

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Yes, but you’ll need to use a tampon ...

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They don't but they're here for a while ...

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Not long enough, for some of us! ...

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Around half of women in the world suffer from period pain ...

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The aim is to feel fresh all day ...

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Are you still a virgin if you use a tampon?
Yes, a tampon does not affect your virginity ...

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It can be pretty gross, but is completely normal ...

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There are lots of products available for each stage ...

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Your period is the beginning of your menstrual cycle ...

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The start of the menstrual cycle varies from girl to girl ...

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How often should I change my tampon?
To stay fresh, change every 4 hours ...

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Most girls get their first period around the age of 12 ...

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You absolutely can! The only fool proof way to keep track of your period ...

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Family and friends might notice some mood swings ...

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The amount of blood you lose varies from girl to girl ...

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Puberty when your body starts to change ...

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Puberty is like a blooming flower rather than a switch ...

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Sadly yes. One STD doesn’t prevent you from another ...

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A pap smear is a short procedure ...

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Does a pap smear hurt?
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