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what is considered day 1 of menstrual cycle

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Yes, that is fine.: It may be a mix of older and not so old blood.

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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Jacobs
46 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Question ?: There are different options for when to start the first pill of your new contraceptive. Some women start on the sunday of the week in which they star ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Norma jo Waxman
33 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: are you on hormonal birth control? If so then the bleed you have between cycles may continue to get lighter and lighter. Yif you are on the pill or ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
A light period: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
13 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: Possibilities include: normal short menses, effect from hormonal contraception, pregnancy, thyroid disorder, other. If that's your only symptom an ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Enrique Madrigal-segura
54 years experience Psychiatry
Alcohol a culprit?: People should learn how to drink rationally, not to abuse alcohol. That is if they are not alcohol dependent. I don't believe an episode of too much d ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Red Alinsod
35 years experience Gynecology
Menses: Normal range is 21-35 days. Two periods in one month is probably too close together. Should be checked. If you are on birth control pills it is eas ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
See below.: If you did not have unprotected sex, there is no need to worry. Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joel Rivera Jimenez
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Paragard: The copper iud devive is not supposed to affect your cycle. If any it will increase some the amount of bleeding that you see during the first couple o ... Read More
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