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Why Tampons Have Yet to Catch On in China

Because modern feminine hygiene products help reduce the physical and social costs associated with the menstrual cycle, women and scholars alike have hailed them as an important means of liberating the female body from patriarchal control.

But while Chinese women have embraced the convenience and comfort of the modern, disposable sanitary pad since its introduction to the Chinese mainland in…

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