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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maureen Mays
Specializes in Clinical Lipidology
Yes: It sounds like you have that? I'm not sure what the question is. If you've had it all your 'adult' life, then it's just you. If you've become much ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Kramer
36 years experience Gynecology
Allows Activities: The functional answer is bleeding that doesn't interfere with your daily activities (work, exercise). If you have accidents staining sheets or clothe ... Read More
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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Menstrual bleeding: The duration of menstrual bleeding is generally 3 to 5 days. The quantity varies, but if you are saturating more than 3 pads/ 30 minutes or having bl ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Lawson
28 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
AUB: A variety of things from irregular ovulation, to low platelets, fibroids, adenomyosis, endometriosis and the perimenopause. Because of the variety of ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
If your period has: Lasted longer then a week then please consult with your gynecologist so that the cause can be determined.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Probably normal: Its common and normal for menses to vary from bright red to black and everything in between.
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Daus
37 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Birth control pills, endometrial ablation to name a few.
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
10 years experience Family Medicine
Menstrual bleeding: If the bleeding last more than 7 days then we should try to investigate it further especially if the cycles have been following an unusual pattern for ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
If you have been: Bleeding more than a week - contact you gynecologist to evaluate.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Medical evaluation: It is very important for you to see your gynecologist if you have consistently bled for a year as that can lead to anemia.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paula Hillard
44 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not possible: It's not possible to stop or slow your period if you're already on it and want to have sex today. Birth control options can make periods generally li ... Read More

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