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Will you bloat a lot more if you missed your period?

Will you bloat a lot more if you missed your period?

Depends: It depends on why you missed your period. Women on birth control pills sometimes miss their period because the lining of the uterus becomes so thin there is no blood to come out. If you miss because the cyst formed after ovulation has not gone away, you will continue to get bloating and breast tenderness, or if you are pregnant, you may feel bloated. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have off and on dark brown discharge and you missed your period? I am always regular.

What does it mean when you have off and on dark brown discharge and you missed your period? I am always regular.

Do a pregnancy test: If you are sexually active, then do a pregnancy test to exclude pregnancy. If you are not pregnant you may have spotting instead of a regular period. It's not unusual for women to have missed period or an irregular period. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you missed your period for 2 months and then get it and its dried up blood?

What does it mean when you missed your period for 2 months and then get it and its dried up blood?

Decreased estrogen: This could be related to perimenopausal changes related to decreased estrogen. This is worth running by your ob/gyn in order to discuss ways to regulate your cycle. ...Read more

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If you missed your period, can you go to a clinic or a doctor to assess it?

If you missed your period, can you go to a clinic or a doctor to assess it?

Yes: First do a home pregnancy test. Then make an appointment to see the doctor whether you're pregnant or not, to get appropriate care. They can help you with birth control also. If you're not using birth control remember to avoid mosquitoes and use a repellent with DEET. ...Read more

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What does it means when you missed your period and it comes 9 days after?

What does it means when you missed your period and it comes 9 days after?

Maybe nothing: At your age, periods are often off schedule. There are many possible reasons, most of which are benign. Simple stress or living with other females on different menstrual schedules can often do it. If the schedule regularizes over the next months, you're fine. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you missed your period then the next pone is only two days?

What does it mean when you missed your period then the next pone is only two days?

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

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If I miss my mensural period, whe am I suppose go for a test?

If I miss my mensural period, whe am I suppose go for a test?

If you miss 3: Periods - advise that you see your gynecologist or can be seen sooner (if you are normally regular). ...Read more

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Is it bad to miss a period?

Is it bad to miss a period?

No. It can happen.: Pregnancy is the most common cause of a missed period. If not pregnant, other causes of a late or missed period include: excessive weight loss or weight gain, increased exercising, emotional stress, having an illness, traveling, medicines (especially birth control pills), hormonal disorders, etc… a visit to one’s ob-gyn doctor is a good idea if symptoms are persistent, recurring, or worrisome. ...Read more

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Could it be healthy to miss a period?

Could it be healthy to miss a period?

Occassionally: Missed period can happen. Pattern of missed periods should be evaluated. ...Read more

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How is it that you can miss your period?

How is it that you can miss your period?

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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Could you tell me what are all the reasons you could miss a period?

Could you tell me what are all the reasons you could miss a period?

Some reasons: Reasons for missed /late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight gain or loss, over-exercise such as in endurance athletes, breast-feeding, stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, medications (i.e., birth control) or med problem (polycystic ovary syndrome or asherman’s syndrome. #1 reason for missed period is pregnancy. ...Read more

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A friend of mine has pos and just missed her period is this normal?

A friend of mine has pos and just missed her period is this normal?

Late period: 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

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How do I know if I missed my period?

How do I know if I missed my period?

MIssed Periods: This question appears self evident: if you did not get your period when you expected it you have missed your period. This situation means you need to find out why your period did not start on time. ...Read more

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Recently, I have missed my period twice?

Recently, I have missed my period twice?

If sexually active,: Take a pregnancy test. If you miss x 3 get it checked -unless symptomatic. Reasons for missed / late period include: an anovulatory cycle in which no egg is released, marked v or ^ in weight; eating disorder; over-exercising (endurance athletics), travel, significant illnesses, oral contraceptives ; other meds, illegal drug use, breast feeding, hormone imbalances and medical problems (i.e., pcos). ...Read more

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I miss my period it did not come on this month?

I miss my period it did not come on this month?

If sexually active -: Take pregnancy test. Reasons for missed / late period include: an anovulatory cycle in which no egg is released, marked v or ^ in weight; eating disorder; Over-exercising (endurance athletics), stress, travel, significant illnesses, oral contraceptives & other meds, Illegal drug use, breast feeding, hormone imbalances and medical problems (i.e., PCOS). Pregnancy is #1 reason. ...Read more

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What should I do my period is missed for 7 days?

If you are sexually: Active - then go ahead and take a home pregnancy test. Reasons for missed / late period include: an anovulatory cycle in which no egg is released, marked v or ^ in weight; eating disorder; over-exercising (endurance athletics), stress, travel, significant illnesses, oral contraceptives ; other meds, illegal drug use, breast feeding, hormone imbalances and medical problems (i.e., pcos). ...Read more

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