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A 21-year-old female asked:

why do i have a period every month ? what does it really say about my body?

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Dr. Linda Hamidjaja
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Likely normal: It's normal for a female to have monthly regular period, which is likely related to your ovary releasing an egg.... Relax and good luck!

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A 36-year-old member asked:

Help, how much body fat percentage do you need to start your period?

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Dr. Regina Hillsman
Orthopedic Surgery 44 years experience
Monthly period: Variable s/b calucated based on your metbolic consultation or gynegolcist or an endocronologist.
A 30-year-old member asked:

How bad for the body is it do exercises on your period?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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No: That is just fine.
A 48-year-old member asked:

How does your body know you will start your period when you are on bc?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
It does not know: Your body does not know when you will start a period on birth control. The birth control is in charge not your body. When you withdrawal from hormones this triggers the bleeding.

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Last updated May 6, 2014

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