A 30-year-old member asked:
Can losing weight affect if you get your menstral cycle?
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Gynecology 23 years experience
Yes: There are many different factors that can effect the menstrual cycle. Decreased weight and body fat can effect the cycle. A clinician can assess if weight loss a cause of yor cycle changes.
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Last updated Jul 18, 2012
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