menstrual cup

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menstrual cup

n.
A rubber cup that is inserted into the vagina and placed over the cervix to collect menstrual flow.

menstrual cup

A reusable cup-shaped device made of latex, silicone or thermoplastic elastome, which is placed inside the vagina, held in place by suction and used to collect menstrual flow in lieu of absorbent pads. Menstrual cups are more cost-efficient and environmentally friendly than tampons, as most are reusable, and they are the method of choice for heavy menstrual bleeding.

menstrual cup

Gynecology A reusable, cup-shaped device placed inside the vagina, held in place by suction and used to collect menstrual flow. See Menstruation.
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Along those lines, the Diva Cup is a reusable menstrual cup made from healthcare grade silicone.
The Diva Cup, which will last a consumer an entire year, enables a single retailer to capture consumers feminine hygiene dollars for 12 straight months.
We wanted to improve that and feature more retail partners that are selling the Diva Cup and the Diva Wash so we can send customers their way.
In a clinical research study over 90% of tampon users preferred the Diva Cup or preferred menstrual cups.
to switch to The Diva Cup and get away from tampons and pads forever by moving to this new, better alternative," says John Szustaczek, director of sales and marketing.