A 16-year-old female asked:
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i haven't had my period in months! i am a virgin and i'm 16. could the foods that i eat, have something to do with my irregular periods?

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Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Hormone Imbalance: There are several reasons for amenorrhea in a young female. These include too little caloric intake or 'anorexia'. They could include too much exercise. And there may just be a hormonal imbalance. Your family doctor or a good gynecologist may need to do an exam and some testing.
Answered on Jul 24, 2013

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