Menstrual Flow

  • (noun): Flow of blood from the uterus; occurs at roughly monthly intervals during a woman's reproductive years.
    Synonyms: menorrhea, menstrual blood

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Sanitary Napkin - History
... Through the ages women have used different forms of menstrual protection ... Menstrual pads have been mentioned as early as the 10th century, in the Suda, where Hypatia, who lived in the 4th century AD, was said to have thrown one of her used ... Menstruation has articles and photos of some early forms of menstrual protection, including among other things knitted pads and menstrual aprons ...

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