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what causes cramps after my period is over?

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Dr. Robert Greer
43 years experience Family Medicine
Hormones: Your body lets loose a whole cascade of hormones during menses.Exercise and organic Estrogens as found in tofu may help.
Answered on Jun 25, 2014
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