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Menstrual Period (Definition)

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Can your period get delayed because of travelling?

Can your period get delayed because of travelling?

That can happen.: 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. ...Read more

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Hello docs. I was wondering can traveling delay yor period?

Hello docs. I was wondering can traveling delay yor period?

That can occur: 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. ...Read more

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Will travelling delay my period?

Will travelling delay my period?

It 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. ...Read more

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Can being worried and stressing out. Along with traveling outside the country delay your period?

Can being worried and stressing out. Along with traveling outside the country delay your period?

Yes: stress can delay your period. If you are at risk for being pregnant, I'd suggest a pregnancy test anyway; otherwise, you can wait. ...Read more

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What can delay my cycle for a couple of days I have traveling coming up and I don't want to be on my period just yet?

What can delay my cycle for a couple of days I have traveling coming up and I don't want to be on my period just yet?

Oral contraceptive: Talk to your family doc or gynecologist about your oral contraceptive. When taking traditional birth control pills, the active ones are usually the 1st 3wks' worth while the last week's are placebo or sugar pills. You can delay your period by skipping your sugar pills & starting your next month's pack as soon as you finish the previous month. Best to discuss this w/your doc before doing so. ...Read more

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Could traveling cause me ovulate a week later then usual delaying my expected period date later causing me to test too early?

Could traveling cause me ovulate a week later then usual delaying my expected period date later causing me to test too early?

Traveling: Can throw off your period. If you think you are pregnant take a test. Test again a week later if you think you could be pregnant and dates are off ...Read more

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Traveling to another country in December and seems il be on my period. Are there pills I can take to delay my periods?

Traveling to another country in December and seems il be on my period. Are there pills I can take to delay my periods?

Yes: Consult with a gynecologist about how to do this. Basically, you keep taking active birth control pills through the time of your anticipated period. Whether it is safe for you to do this depends on your health history. ...Read more

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My period is late so I used Primolut nor twice daily for 5 days, it's been 3 days now and still didn't get my period, I'm traveling wz my bf on sunday, is it ok to use it again to delay my period?

My period is late so I used Primolut nor twice daily for 5 days, it's been 3 days now and still didn't get my period, I'm traveling wz my bf on sunday, is it ok to use it again to delay my period?

Yes: Primolut nor works better to delay a period if taken sooner in the cycle, but it may still work. A higher dose may be needed to "hold off" the period. ...Read more

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What delays a period for up to two months?

What delays a period for up to two months?

Reasons: 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 (polycystic ovary syndrome or asherman’s syndrome). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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What is maximum time of delay of period?

What is maximum time of delay of period?

Need diagnosis: Check if you are pregnant first then move on to see your doctor for physical exam. ...Read more

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Period delayed for a week, should I be alarmed?

Period delayed for a week, should I be alarmed?

Have you been: Sexually active? If yes, would recommend taking a home pregnancy test at this time. 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 med problems. ...Read more

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Can sex delay a period?

Can sex delay a period?

Late = pregnant: How late are you? You need to get a home pregnancy test and see your doctor. ...Read more

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Can hookah delay a period?

Can hookah delay a period?

Tobacco yes: There are several studies effect of tobacco on on periods, yes will shorten the cycle, may possible to to delay, should be same with hookah if tobacco is used. L ...Read more

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Can a cold delay your period?

Can a cold delay your period?

The average cold: Doesn't usually get you too sick. Although it might be able to delay a period, usually associate delaying period with illness which is a little more substantial than a cold. ...Read more

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How can you delay your period?

How can you delay your period?

Take continuous: Take continuous birth control pills. That is skip the last week of placebo pills and go straight to a new pack. That will postpone your period until you finish the second pack and get to the last week. I hope that helps! ...Read more

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I take althea: delayed period?

I take althea: delayed period?

That is a potential: Side effect. Menstrual irregularities can occur with oral contraceptives (delayed or missed period, breakthrough bleeding/ spotting). ...Read more

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Can fasting delay your period?

Yes, it's 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. ...Read more