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Could Stress Cause Someone To Have Two Periods In One Month
Stress affects most people in some way. Acute (sudden, short-term) stress leads to rapid changes throughout the body. Almost all body systems (the heart and blood vessels, immune system, lungs, digestive system, sensory organs, and brain) gear up to meet perceived danger. These stress responses could prove beneficial in a critical, life-or-death situation. Over time, however, repeated stressful situations put a strain on the body that may contribute to physical and psychological problems. Chronic (long-term) stress can have real health consequences and should be addressed like any other health concern. Fortunately, research is showing that lifestyle changes and stress-reduction techniques can help people learn ...Read more
I missed two periods but 4 negative test can stressing about my missed periods cause me to not get it and gain weight?
I've had two periods this month and some spotting, does this mean anything? Should I be concerned or mark it down as stress?
Common problem: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then redo a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more
My period is 4 days late as of today (12/24/17). My last two periods came and went. (Oct & Nov.) Is it stress? I had protective sex on 10/19/17.
Some thoughts...: In a woman with regular periods, some causes of a late period include: excessive weight loss or weight gain, increased exercising, emotional stress, having an illness, traveling, medicines (like birth control pills), hormonal imbalances, etc… Pregnancy is the common cause of a missed period, if sexually active. Home urine pregnancy tests are very accurate 3 weeks after sex. ...Read more
My appetite has been decreasing but I have been eating, I am more tired, under lots of stress and I missed two periods in a row should I be concerned?
Hormones: Yes you should work up your symptoms as it could have many different causes such as hormonal imbalance (thyroid) to major depression. ...Read more
My Wife has Uterus didelphys and has been Having signs and symptoms of Pregnecy and her last two periods have been very light and short stress or?
I've had sex in October I have gotten two periods since then. Have been stressed out. Plus I missed my period yesterday on Dec. 2nd. Maybe Pregnant?
I've heard stress can affect the menstrual cycle and make periods late. Can it also have the opposite effect and make periods a couple days early?
Abnoramal hormone: Eitehr too much or not enough of certain female hormones, or polyps or fibroids or too much endometrial tissue, so u neeed to see your gyn for an exam, blood work and an ultrasound. ...Read more
Dysfunctional: We call this dysfunctional uterine bleeding, which means, "your hormones are out of whack." this is a very common phenomena but does not mean that you are seriously ill. This usually happens when you are not making an egg every month and there are many reasons for this from stress to natural physiologic changes in your body at this time. ...Read more
Had two periods in one month, 1 lasted 7 days was gone for 5 then came back even heavier. What could be th cause? Should I see my dr? This irreg 4 me
Irregular periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more
Hormone irregularity: With break through bleeding.Get a more detailed answer ›
Sort of.: Implantation bleeding can mimic a period.Get a more detailed answer ›
What is the cause of getting two periods in one month only four days apart? I'm young and I am not on any kind of birth control method.
I have been having two periods in one month for the pass 4 months now. And I want to know what can cause this? Can I be pregnant? Sexually active.
Periods: Well, to know whether you are pregnant or not, you would normally have absent period if you are indeed pregnant. If you are in doubt, though, go ahead and do pregnancy test. This should help answer that concern. Say, you are not pregnant but still having two bleeding episodes monthly. If there is at least 21 days between them, that may be normal. If less then, you will need to have a work up done. ...Read more
Is it normal to have two periods in one monthand what can cause this. I normally only have one a month and I'm on birth control?
How can I have two periods in one week, my mom said it's cause I'm pregnant but I haven't had sex in 3 months.
I have my tubed tied since april 4 2013 and 01/17 I had two periods and now its 02/20/2017 and I haven't had one what can be the cause.
Two periods back to back with a week inbetween. Now cramping two weeks after last one ended but no blood, just a tiny bit of spotting. Causes?
Frequent periods: This is not normal and there are many causes e.g. You may have an infection. Make an appointment with your doctor for a pelvic examination and checkup. ...Read more
I just went two months without a period (cause of stress) but I just had it like two weeks ago. Now I'm on again and it's way worse than I've ever had!
Vaginal bleeding: Irregular periods and variable amounts of bleeding are common problems in women, and stress might be one reason. However, some bleeding -- especially bleeding between normal periods -- can be a sign of serious problems, and all abnormal vaginal bleeding should be professionally evaluated. So see your doctor about it. Most likely it won't be serious, but better safe than sorry. Good luck! ...Read more
Can stress cause you to miss your period for two months out of the blue? Any answers appreciated!
Dx 5 months ago with three small fibroids, 2 of them subserosal and one being 1.3cm intramural with possible submucosal extension. Period is lasting longer than usual thismonth. Have had extra stress and worry this month could it cause longer period?
Yes: Yes it can as well as bleeding between periods. ...Read more
I just came on my period of the first of this month and I have been on the mirena (levonorgestrel) for two years and now im on again twice in one month is it stress what could it be?
Can stress cause me to have a period every two to three weeks? I have tested negative for everything. So could this be stress? I've been stressed.
Yes it can: Stress can through your cycle off. Emotional turmoil can affect your cycle. It sounds like you might need some professional help or counseling to learn to deal with the stress better. Sometimes talking to a friend or professional counselor helps. Often times adequate sleep, rest and excercise helps. Seek out some form of help for yourself and Good Luck. ...Read more
What could cause a litte bleeding for one day (not period), and after some days the same event? Could stress and anxiety do that & even delay nxt period?
Yes- but that is: Usually due to high stress levels. 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
I had my period one week ago and since then I have been spotting and its slightly heavier at the moment, could this be caused by stress?
Common problem: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more
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