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Waverly, NY
A 20-year-old female asked:

My usual period comes strong with heavy cramps then light.this month i didn't even need a tampon the bleeding was light&brown then medium&red. for3days?

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Dr. Gloria Fong
Family Medicine 41 years experience
Not uncommon: It is not unusual for flows to fluctuate from month to month. This happens especially when you are under a lot of stress.

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Last updated Oct 26, 2013


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