A 23-year-old female asked:
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i m 19 and i have secondary amenorrhea from anorexia (recovering and getting help) but i haven t gained weight yet or changed my eating much but all of a sudden i got a period after not having one since june this year. can i really just suddenly get my pe

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Dr. Karen Butler
20 years experience Family Medicine
Ans: Yes. The body will shut itself down to save itself. The first to go is the period. You may not be ovulating though. Not get eating healthy right now or you will ruin your organs and metabolism
Answered on Oct 22, 2015

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