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Can you start your period early

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Possible reasons: Reasons for early periods or bleeding can include: intensive exercising, anxiety, stress, fatigue, poor nutrition, anovulation, rapid loss or gain of ... Read More

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
If you actually: Had a period (even if earlier than normal) then you are not pregnant. If you just had spotting but miss your period - take a home pregnancy test to kn... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 29 years experience
Count back: It's by no means exact, but best guess is to go back 14 days from the first day of your early period and ovulation was likely then.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
No: If you actually have your period then you aren't pregnant. But a woman may experience some bleeding while pregnant. So, if uncertain take a home pregn... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Raichle
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Control of period: It is easier to delay your period using birth control pills that it is to induce an early period. If you are trying to avoid your period during a cer... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Period: Not likely if a few days but if bleeding persists see you physician.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Obstetrics and Gynecology 30 years experience
Unsure: A woman only has a menstrual period after ovulating. The period will occur about 14 days after ovulation, unless conception occurs. The shortest men... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
Obstetrics and Gynecology 39 years experience
Possibly a day: or so prior to the expected period, however if negative, repeat in a few days.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
Obstetrics and Gynecology 34 years experience
No: I presume you are talking about a Pap smear. Some people do have some spotting/light bleeding for a few days after
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Blazar
Obstetrics and Gynecology 62 years experience
No: After stopping the "pill", you usually will bleed wihin a few days. After that, you expect to have a period about a month later.

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