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A 19-year-old female asked:

Period was a few days late but it finally came and it was normal flo but i was scared about being preg still scared shld i be stressed still? stressed

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Dr. Elizabeth Wallen
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Stop stressing: You have your period, you aren't pregnant. Stress can disrupt your normal menstrual pattern. I hope you are using some contraceptives because it sounds like you aren't ready for parenthood.
Last updated Jun 28, 2014


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