A 42-year-old member asked:
period one week late can i be pregnant?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Heidi Fowler answered
24 years experience Psychiatry
That is possible.: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems. #1 reason is pregnancy.
Answered on Oct 14, 2013
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