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Could binge eating also stop a woman's period like anorexia nervosa?

Could binge eating also stop a woman's period like anorexia nervosa?

Yes: All eating disorders can have this result in some sufferers. It may be more common in anorexia or patients who undertake excessive exercise or purging behaviors, but up to 20% of bulimics report it. Here's good info: http://www.Eatingdisordersonline.Com/medical/amenorrhea.Php find good specialized psychotherapy - it works! best wishes and get this controlled! ...Read more

Menstrual Cycle (Definition)

The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more


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Regarding menstrual cycle n food poisoning.......

Regarding menstrual cycle n food poisoning.......

Question?: Any question here? With any infection, the body's normal functions may be affected. ...Read more

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Can fasting effect my menstrual cycle?

Probably not: Fasting will not affect the cycle in the short term. If you are starving yourself, eventually your cycles could be affected if you become very underweight.. ...Read more

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Does fasting affect your menstrual cycle?

Does fasting affect your menstrual cycle?

Depends: A single fast as an uncommon occurrence is unlikely to affect menses. However, a fasting regimen that results in significant weight loss can certainly end up in changing the menstrual cycle. ...Read more

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C-Section/Tubal Ligation 8/14. Normal cycle started 10/13/14. Next cycle 11/15/14. Started cycle again today 11/30. Part-time breast feeding. Dying?

C-Section/Tubal Ligation 8/14. Normal cycle started 10/13/14. Next cycle 11/15/14. Started cycle again today 11/30. Part-time breast feeding. Dying?

Why dying?: Are you feeling really bad from this early period? You could be anemic if you are postpartum and have too frequent periods, which could make you feel very weak. Irregular periods are common following tubal ligation. Being post-partum and breast feeding can also result in irregular periods. If you feel very weak and drained, you should get the hemoglobin level in your blood checked. ...Read more

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Why wouldes the menstrual cycle affect sugar cravings?

Why wouldes the menstrual cycle affect sugar cravings?

Sugar Cravings: I don't know if we know the reason but it is a common symptom of pms which makes me think it is hormonal but that is just my opinion. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Why can being emotionally upset disrupt a woman's menstrual regular cycle?

Why can being emotionally upset disrupt a woman's menstrual regular cycle?

Interactions: Cortisol is a hormone that goes up with stress; it slows or raises production of other hormones, like dhea, which is the first step in reproductive hormone production, conversion of thyroid hormone to its active state, etc. It's a complicated cascade! ...Read more

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Please answer me. Is a regular 36 day menstrual cycle normal?

Please answer me. Is a regular 36 day menstrual cycle normal?

Most women have: periods every 21 days to 35 days. Being a little bit off the bell curve dose not mean that there is a problem. Be well. ...Read more

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Menstral cycle day 4 frustration, anger, hate, stress and depression is this normal? Im a female age 22

Menstral cycle day 4 frustration, anger, hate, stress and depression is this normal? Im a female age 22

Alternative answer: when I have patients with menses problems, I suggest Evening Primrose Oil and Vit.B6 50mg per day. See how 1-2 cycles later improve. If no change then stop these. Deplin can also be added on if your feeling depression. ...Read more

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Can the menstrual cycle cause weight gain?

Yes: Typically a woman gains 3-6 pounds by the end of her cycle (period). ...Read more

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Do the hormone changes duringmenstrual cycles affect people with bipolar disorder more?

Do the hormone changes duringmenstrual cycles affect people with bipolar disorder more?

Not Usually: Some women with bipolar disorder can have increased difficulties associated with their menstrual cycles, but this does not occur the large majority of the time. ...Read more

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Is clotting with a heavy menstrual cycle normal?

Is clotting with a heavy menstrual cycle normal?

No: Heavy bleeding with clotting usually indicates a arteriole (bright red) bleeding and not normal venous(dark red) bleeding. The clots also confirm that the bleeding is coming very rapidly. Get to your GYN MD when you can so that anemia does not develop. ...Read more

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Is late night binge eating possibly drug related?

Is late night binge eating possibly drug related?

binge eating: It is common in people taking stimulants for add. Stimulants suppress appetite during day and makes them hungry after medication effect goes away. ...Read more

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Could testosterone affect a woman's menstrual cycle?

Could testosterone affect a woman's menstrual cycle?

Yes: Hi. Yes, elevated testosterone can make periods irregular, or stop altogether. Have you had any male pattern hair growth? This is seen most commonly in polycystic ovarian syndrome, but can occur in other settings as well. I suggest you see your gyn. Good luck! ...Read more

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Might diabetes effect a girl's menstruation cycle?

Might diabetes effect a girl's menstruation cycle?

Many things can: Chronic illness, including diabetes, can cause irregularities in the menstrual. In particular with diabetes, poor control of blood sugar can cause irregularities. But there are many other causes of irregular periods that should be checked out as well. ...Read more

Menstrual (Definition)

Menstrual refers to the monthly cycle in women which prepares the female for ovulation, generally once per month, which is that time of month that the egg can be fertilized by the male sperm, for the purpose of reproduction. Menstrual cycles start at the first day of menstruation. (it's always been curious to me that 'menstrual' and ...Read more


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Body Mass Index (Definition)

Body mass index (BMI) is a measurement based on a person's height and weight, to decide if a person is too heavy or too light for his height. The index is a number that can be in the underweight range, normal range, overweight range, or obese range. Children use different number ranges than adults do, ...Read more