A 26-year-old female asked:
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why is it my breasts get sore and tender two weeks before my period? i'm on the pill.

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Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience Pediatrics
Hormones: Your body is anticipating pregnancy by preparing the breasts for lactation. So they become sore.
Answered on Oct 21, 2012

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Pregnancy test?: May just be phase of the cycle causing soreness, but make sure you're not pregnant.
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No: no not normally might be pregnant chick a pregnancy test and check on once a week to your next normal period
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