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sore tender breasts after period, is this normal?

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Dr. Regina Hampton
Breast Surgery 23 years experience
Fibrocystic changes: You could have fibrocystic changes. This is the most common cause of breast pain. It can be aggravated by caffeine, stress, menstrual cycle and hormonal supplements. If you are over 40, then you should have a mammogram and ultrasound. Please get evaluated by a breast specialist.

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A 41-year-old member asked:

What would be definition for tender breasts?

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Dr. PAUL EUN answered
Obstetrics and Gynecology 38 years experience
When it hurts: When it is painful or uncomfortable, you qualify!
A 32-year-old member asked:

What are common causes for tender breasts?

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Dr. PAUL EUN answered
Obstetrics and Gynecology 38 years experience
Hormone: The most common cause of breast tenderness is the hormone changes related to menstrual cycle.
A 45-year-old member asked:

What to do with tender breasts?

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Dr. PAUL EUN answered
Obstetrics and Gynecology 38 years experience
Support bra: Using a good support bra may be helpful. Evening primrose oil is known to help this condition. See your doctor if it persists.
A 37-year-old member asked:

Why am I so horny and have tender breasts?

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Dr. Ricardo Fontillas
Child Psychiatry 37 years experience
Natural: Being horny is natural condition. Some women will masterbate for relief and decrease breast tenderness. Try to avoid getting into to many relationships because there is just too many std's and unwanted pregnancies.
A 29-year-old member asked:

Can a period tracker provide information about tender breasts ?

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Dr. Regina Hampton
Breast Surgery 23 years experience
For some, yes: This can be helpful since many women will have pain and tenderness around their menstrual cycle. There are some who will have pain when they are not on their period. This is fibrocystic change. Tenderness can be caused by caffeine, hormone intake and stress.

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