A 32-year-old female asked:
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i'm on my period but i'm not using tampons it's not heavy like always. i'm not sure ways going on?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Nice change: If I understand correctly you are saying you usually have heavy periods but this one is light. That is a nice change. Hopefully the light ones will continue in the future. Variations in the cycle from month to month do not usually mean much.
Answered on May 31, 2014

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