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How can I deal with a woman's period?

Dr. Alan Ali Dr. Ali
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How can I deal with a woman's period?

Woman's period: What is the woman presenting with, her moods, her attitudes, etc. Be supportive as much as you can until it passes. ...Read more

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What causes a woman's period to be shorter?

What causes a woman's period to be shorter?

Lighter period: The main reason for light periods is a change in hormone levels. Causes for what seems to be a light period can include: implantation bleeding in early pregnancy, thyroid problems, eating disorders, excessive exercise, initial periods for a girl, use of an intrauterine device, oral contraceptives & perimenopause. ...Read more

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Can I tell me how I can deal with a woman's period?

Can I tell me how I can deal with a woman's period?

Are you male or: female. What aspect of it? Please re-ask and be more specific about what you would like to know. For an in-depth discussion consider discussing with your medical provider or asking a provider on Healthtap Prime or Concierge ...Read more

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Does a womans period suposed to come on twice a month?

Does a womans period suposed to come on twice a month?

No: If a woman is bleeding twice a month - it could be a period and an episode of break through bleeding. This can related to an imbalance of hormones. ...Read more

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What can cause a woman's period to change every month?

What can cause a woman's period to change every month?

Some thoughts...: In a woman with periods, some causes of a later period include: excessive weight loss or weight gain, increased exercising, emotional stress, having an illness, traveling, medicines (like birth control pills), hormonal imbalances, etc… seeing a doctor is a good idea if symptoms are persistent, recurring, or worrisome. Pregnancy is the common cause of a missed period, if sexually active. ...Read more

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When a womans period is just a day an half, what does that signify?

When a womans period is just a day an half, what does that signify?

Various Reasons: The main reason for light periods is a change in hormone levels. Causes for what seems to be a light period can include: thyroid problems, eating disorders, excessive exercise, initial periods for a girl, use of an intrauterine device, oral contraceptives, perimenopause ; implantation bleeding in early pregnancy which rarely occurs. ...Read more

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Is it normal for a woman's period to change from 5 days long to 3 days long at age 23?

Is it normal for a woman's period to change from 5 days long to 3 days long at age 23?

Menstrual Periods: Yes. Of course. The body is not static. It is dynamic. Hormone levels change. Weight changes. Your diet changes. The seasons Change. What is your real concern? ...Read more

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What age should a woman's period be stopped. Over completely. I'm 53 soon and has a mental cycle every month.?

What age should a woman's period be stopped. Over completely. I'm 53 soon and has a mental cycle every month.?

Wide range: Entering menopause generally happens for most women between their mid to late 40's- mid 50's. Many times you will likely enter menopause around the same age as when your mother did. It is very important to continue to see your doctor for routine pap smears and female exams. ...Read more

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How can stress affect a woman's period?

How can stress affect a woman's period?

Stress and periods: A woman's reproductive system is quite sensitive to many things. During specific times of stress a woman may not ovulate normally, and that will lead to missing or irregular periods. Stress may increase the discomfort a woman has with her periods in some cases. At age 40, a significant change in your periods could also indicate approaching menopause. ...Read more

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Will MDMA have any effects on a woman's period?

Will MDMA have any effects on a woman's period?

Yes.: MDMA (or Ecstasy, or E) can increase the pain, disrupt the cycle, and cause spotting. Increased uterine contractions may also occur. ...Read more

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What's the best pain relief for a womans period?

What's the best pain relief for a womans period?

? NSAIDS: Certain medications have been used with success, most commonly the class of drugs known as non-steroidal anti-inflammatories (nsaids). Anaprox (naproxen) ds is a rx med that has had good success, and over the counter aleve is in the same category at a lower level. If severe, see your dr. For an evaluation and treatment. Good luck. ...Read more

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Please explain what does fertile mean during a woman's period?

Please explain what does fertile mean during a woman's period?

Conception: A women;s fertile time, is the time in the cycle when it most likely for pregnancy to occur ...Read more

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Is it normal to have pain in the kidney area during a woman's period?

Is it normal to have pain in the kidney area during a woman's period?

Not normal: Do you know where your kidneys are? Way up under your ribs in the back--if it's lower in the back, it's not kidney pain. ...Read more

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I've heard extreme stress can affect the timing of a woman's period, but can it also affect the length and/or heaviness of the period?

I've heard extreme stress can affect the timing of a woman's period, but can it also affect the length and/or heaviness of the period?

Check with your: Physician...medical conditions indicated by the symptoms anxiety, depressed mood, heavy menstrual bleeding and nervousness including Dysfunctional uterine bleeding, Menorrhagia, and Depression (Adult). This is something that coud be possible ...Read more

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I'm 29 and was wondering why a woman's period would go from super heavy her whole life to this month being light and pink instead of dark red?

I'm 29 and was wondering why a woman's period would go from super heavy her whole life to this month being light and pink instead of dark red?

Hormonal changes: I wouldn't question a good thing, but sometimes a shift in hormones based upon changes in diet/weight/stress/lifestyle can affect the way your uterine lining develops and sheds. Having a lighter period would not be as concerning as missing a period altogether. Keep track of what happens next month with a menstrual calendar. ...Read more

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Is there a natural way to delay a woman's period?

Is there a natural way to delay a woman's period?

No: Normal physiological ovarian function/production of hormones will result in usual female cycles. ...Read more

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If a woman period was a day late last month does that mean she might be pregnant this month?

If a woman period was a day late last month does that mean she might be pregnant this month?

Can I be pregnant: Not if she had a period of normal duration. Having periods means one is not pregnant. ...Read more