A 21-year-old female asked:
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Is it wise to weigh yourself at any point during your period? Thanks!

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Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience in Podiatry
Heavy knowledge.: Why not. The results are a consequence of a normal bodily function. You would be all the more wise to know the facts and become familiar with the physiology of your body.
Answered on May 1, 2016

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