Category Archives: Aunt Flo Answers

Ask Aunt Flo…tampons for young women?

Dear Aunt Flo I’d like your advice on tampons! My daughter hasn’t started her periods yet, but she does love to swim and dance so she will need to use something like a tampon for those times. What would you … Continue reading

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Ask Aunt Flo…nausea & pain when bleeding

Dear Aunt Flo My daughter has had her moon time for a year or so now, but experiences such pain she vomits. Do you have any suggestions to help her ease this? Thanks for all your wisdom – Lou. Dear … Continue reading

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Ask Aunt Flo…heavy periods & cloth pads

Dear Aunt Flo, I am really interested in using cloth pads- having considered making my own in the past but not being sure how to make them absorbent enough. I have a really heavy flow and flood a lot. Are … Continue reading

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Ask Aunt Flo…Moon Lodge Question

Dear Aunt Flo , What exactly is a Moon Lodge? could you explain? thanks Kate. Hi Kate, well, The Moon lodge originates from the Native American Indian tradition. They honoured the moon time as sacred, it was treated with respect. … Continue reading

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Ask Aunt Flo…cycle charting concerns

Hi Aunt Flo I am really interested in charting my cycle, but i’m a bit wary as a friend of mine was using it for natural birth control and became pregnant- twice! One time was while she was bleeding! (the … Continue reading

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Ask Aunt Flo….heavy periods

Dear Aunt Flo, My daughter is 12 and has had her period for about a year.  She is suffering from very heavy periods and our GP wants to try her on the Pill which I am totally against ….do you … Continue reading

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Ask Aunt Flo..IBS

Dear Aunt Flo, I’ve been suffering from IBS for a year or so- I’ve tried loads of different things- changing my diet, herbal remedies, de-stressing techniques etc. Recently my doctor mentioned that IBS can be a pre-menstrual symptom and she … Continue reading

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