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What Is The Weirdest Period Misconception You Have Heard?

If only you could actually stop your period by concentrating really hard.

We've all heard, or maybe even believed, some really ridiculous things about how periods work.

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Like that women can hold it in if they try hard enough...

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Or that what comes out is really blue, just like in the adverts.

Or that you only get your period during months in which you've had sex (if only).

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Tell us, what’s the most ridiculous period misconception you've heard? You could be featured in a future BuzzFeed Community post!