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Doctor insights on: Could Stress Cause Someone To Have Two Periods In One Month

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Stress (Definition)

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


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I've had two periods this month and some spotting, does this mean anything? Should i be concerned or mark it down as stress?

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

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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?

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?

Perhaps : Uterus didelphys is a double uterus. The uteri may have a single cervix or 2 separate cervix. A pregnancy may proceed normally or there may increase risk of miscarriage or preterm labor. If she develops any cramping or pain she should be evaluated immediately. ...Read more

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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 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?

Take a test: You can buy OTC pregnancy tests at the pharmacy. The tests are very accurate. You may want to schedule an appointment with a Gyn for pelvic pap and Std check. It might be a good time to consider contraception. Stress reduction advised. ...Read more

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What common conditions could cause two periods in one month?

What common conditions could cause two periods in one month?

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

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What could cause two periods in one month and zero the following month?

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

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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

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