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A 19-year-old female asked:

Can a girl have six pack abs and have her monthly period?

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Dr. Matthew Wilson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Yes: High levels of exercise and low weight are associated with anovulation and low levels of estrogen. However the amount required to cause this for each person is individual. Exercise as much as you feel you want, but see your gynecologist if you're not having your period regularly.
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