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what not to do during menstruation?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Menstruation: Try not to use caffeine, alcohol, extra salt & junk carbohydrates.

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Does menstruation affect seizures?

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Dr. Edward Neilsen
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Sometimes: Many things can affect seizures, even those that are well-controlled. Even "little" things like sleep deprivation or a urinary tract infection can set off seizures that were controlled. Hormonal fluctuations with menstruation is another.
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What is menstruation like?

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Good question: Your closest female companion , whom understands your sincere desire to understand others is best able to answer this.
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Does virginity delay menstruation?

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No delay: Virginity does not delay menstruation.
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Can coffee delay menstruation?

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No: Coffee will not impact the timing of the menstrual cycle.
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Can intercourse induce menstruation?

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If already shedding: If the endometrium is already starting to shed inside the uterus but has not reached the vagina yet the physical act of intercourse may allow the menses to appear.

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