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Doctor insights on: Can You Have A Hysterectomy While On Your Period

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
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Hysterectomy (Definition)

The entire uterus (womb), cervix, the part protruding into the vagina, and ...Read more


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Can you swim on your period?

Can you swim on your period?

Swimming with Period: If you are already used to wearing tampons, they are perfect for swimming. You do not have to worry about any leakage, since they expand as necessary to fit your body. Hide the string and you are good to swim in clear water, wearing any swimsuit bottom. ...Read more

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Is sex on your period is the safe?

Is sex on your period is the safe?

Yes.: Yes. Advantage-you probably will not conceive. Vuse protection anyway! ...Read more

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Does your BBT rise on your period?

Does your BBT rise on your period?

Usually not: Basal body temperature is lower before ovulation and rises after ovulation. The temperature stays at the higher level for about 2 weeks and then drops back down during the menstrual period. Of course, there will be some women who don't follow this pattern exactly. ...Read more

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Can AED have a effect on your period?

Can AED have a effect on your period?

Unclear question: If you used an AED on someone, it would not affect your period.
If AED was used on you, you have more serious issues than a delayed period.
Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doctor. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time. You may consider implanted contraceptive or an IUD.
Consult this site for more information on this topic.
http://www. Nichd. Nih. Gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes. Aspx
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more

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How can you diet while on your period?

How can you diet while on your period?

Diet and exercise: Make half your meal vegetables and fruits. Go for variety. And keep in mind that potatoes and french fries don't count. Choose whole grains & limit refined grains. Pick the healthiest sources of protein. Drink lots of water. Stay active. Check out http://www. Sparkpeople. Com or http://www. Myfitnesspal. Com. They offers nutrition, health, and fitness tools, support, and resources that are 100% free. ...Read more

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How long is to long to be on your period?

How long is to long to be on your period?

Menstrual Period.: Normal for a period is 2 to 7 days w an average of 3 to 5 days. ...Read more

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Is there any way to bring on your period?

Is there any way to bring on your period?

That depends: If you are obese -weight loss may allow for return of periods. If you are very inactive – try regular aerobic activity (at least 4 days per week). If you are severely underweight – an ^in bmi may help to restore periods. If you are an endurance athlete – try cutting back on training. If you have polycystic ovary syndrome, metformin may help. Some birth control pills as well as medications like >. ...Read more

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Is it normal to be 3 days late on your period?

Is it normal to be 3 days late on your period?

Anovulatory cycle: Anovulatory cycles are very common cause of irregular bleeding in young women in whom it's very common to have irregular periods. It's doubtful that anything is wrong but best to go see your family doc for evaluation. If you're worried about irregular periods, birth control pills can help regulate them. Or depoprovera can stop them altogether. Obviously risks associated w/both choices so discuss. ...Read more

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What will make you really late on your period?

What will make you really late on your period?

Really late period: 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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Is it normal to come on your period two weeks early?

Is it normal to come on your period two weeks early?

No, not normal: It is not normal to have bleeding mid-cycle. You should check a pregnancy test and then call your doctor to be evaluated. This visit might include labs related to your thyroid, an exam, and an ultrasound. ...Read more

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What can cause you to be on your period for 2 weeks?

What can cause you to be on your period for 2 weeks?

Long period: Normal menstrual periods do not last longer than 7 days. Possible causes / risks for excessively long periods include but are not limited to: uterine fibroids, polyps, adenomyosis, endometrial cancer, type I diabetes mellitus, bleeding disorders (l.E., von willebrand dz), clotting problems, infection, ovarian cyst, endometriosis ; hashimoto thyroiditis. ...Read more

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Is it normal to be on your period for almost 2 weeks?

Is it normal to be on your period for almost 2 weeks?

No it is not.: Please see your gynecologist since you have been bleeding for over a week. ...Read more

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What to do to make the pain go away when on your period?

What to do to make the pain go away when on your period?

? NSAID's: Non steroidal anti-inflammatory medications can be quite helpful for dysmenorrhea. ...Read more

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Is it normal to feel nauseaus while being on your period?

Is it normal to feel nauseaus while being on your period?

Some women do: Experience nausea & other GI upset with their period. Probably the simplest way to reduce nausea is with ginger. You can drink slightly flattened ginger ale or nibble on crystallized ginger. Or pour boiling water over freshly sliced organ ginger & steep x 5 min in a covered pot. Sip. ...Read more

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How often should you change your pad when on your period?

How often should you change your pad when on your period?

Pad change: You should change your pad when you feel that it's wet. The amount of blood that a pad contains will vary with the product. But if you're uncomfortable change it! ...Read more

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Isn't it unusual to to go more then 7 days on your period?

Isn't it unusual to to go more then 7 days on your period?

Probably not: Menstrual flow for most women not on birth control pills averages 4-7 days of flow. More than 7 days is called menorrhagia. If this is a new finding and persistent, an evaluation may be in order to rule out more serious causes of heavier menstrual flow, especially as women age past 35 years. ...Read more

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What happens when your on your period on the harcombe diet?

What happens when your on your period on the harcombe diet?

Nothing: Your period is unaffected by this diet and this diet will not affect your period. ...Read more

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Is it considered unhealthy to exercise while on your period?

Is it considered unhealthy to exercise while on your period?

NO -it's good.: I agree with dr. Namey. Physical activity can actually help with menstrual symptoms. ...Read more

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How come you have such powerful cravings when on your period?

How come you have such powerful cravings when on your period?

Serotonin: Just prior to your period, the levels of a brain hormone called serotonin begin to drop. A stress hormone called cortisol can rise. The changes in these hormones can make you crave fat and carbs. Chocolate, for example, has been shown to raise serotonin levels. Its a subconscious attempt to self-medicate to raise serotonin and drop cortisol levels. Healthy alternates like exercise can help. ...Read more

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What does it mean if you come on your period for only 2 days?

What does it mean if you come on your period for only 2 days?

Is it a period!: In your 40's, your cycles might become more irregular, and ovulation can be irregular or absent. This can lead to irregular bleeding that might be mistaken for a period, or bleeding that is not like a period at all. This should warrant a pregnancy test and a discussion with your ob/gyn if it continues to be a problem. ...Read more

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What does it means to come on your period twice in one month?

What does it means to come on your period twice in one month?

Different things: A normal menstrual cycle lasts from 26-32 days. If you bleed more often this could be do to ovulation bleeding (mittleschmerz), abnormal bleeding due to polyps, fibroids, infections or hormonal disorders (thyroid disease for example). If it happens for a few months, see your ob/gyn! ...Read more

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What does it mean when you come on your period 2 weeks early?

What does it mean when you come on your period 2 weeks early?

Your hormones are in: .. flux for some reason, so hang on for the ride. Irregular periods and spotting could mean you may have some hormonal imbalance that could be affected by many different factors, including age (if approaching menopause?), nutrition, illness, exercise (or lack of it), body girth, psychological well-being, stress, season, or simple fluctuations of other related hormones (thyroid for example). ...Read more

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What does it mean if you come on your period 3 times a month?

What does it mean if you come on your period 3 times a month?

Lots of options: You will need to see your obgyn for an exam and testing. Depending on your age and fertility plans there are lots of treatment options. Birth control pills can regulate your cycle. Mirena (levonorgestrel) iuds can minimize your periods. Lysteda is a great new hormone free drug used to stop heavy periods. If you are done with pregnancies ask if you are a candidate for an endometrial ablation. ...Read more

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Do people ever get positive test results while on your period?

Do people ever get positive test results while on your period?

Unclear question: What test do you have in mind? If you are asking about pregnancy test, there is no need to do one, if you are having your period as you could not be pregnant and have menstrual bleeding. ...Read more

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Sex on your period? Help need answers bc my boyfriend wants to.

Sex on your period? Help need answers bc my boyfriend wants to.

Personal choice: Some women are comfortable with having sex on their period and some arent.

Personal preference. ...Read more

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Menstrual Period (Definition)

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