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How to know when your first period is coming.

How to know when your first period is coming.

First period: Menarche usually occurs between ages 11 & 13 in the US. However for some their period could start as early as age 9 & for others not until 16. Before you have a period, you will have noticed breast development, pubic hair & white to yellowish vaginal discharge. Before the first period a girl may feel bloated, develop cramps in legs or abdomen & feel moody (depressed or anxious). ...Read more

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How to know if your period is going to come ?

How to know if your period is going to come ?

There Will Be Blood: This is how one person described it to me (disclaimer: each person is vastly different): Your pelvis will feel like it's being filled by half of Lake Meade and your uterus will go into a variation of St. Vitus Dance. Your legs will begin to shlog, your head pulse and you will succumb to fits of anger or rage at the slightest provocation (e.g. an uncapped catsup bottle). Then the blood will flow... ...Read more

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How would you know when your period's about to start?

How would you know when your period's about to start?

PMS: Women experience certain symptoms prior to their period. This is called pms (premenstrual syndrome). Symptoms vary from woman to woman but commonly include bloating, GI distress, mood swings, breast tenderness, and fatigue. ...Read more

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How to know when you start to ovulate?

How to know when you start to ovulate?

OvulationTest kits..: Do an ovulation prediction test! You can buy test kits at the pharmacy without a prescription that will tell you when you are about to ovulate. They can help you time intercourse to achieve pregnancy. Best wishes! ...Read more

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After trying to get pregnant, when is a good time to go to the dr to see what is going on to why your not getting pregnant?

After trying to get pregnant, when is a good time to go to the dr to see what is going on to why your not getting pregnant?

Age related: If you are under 30 and have had unprotected intercourse for one year then it is time to go to the MD to obtain and evaluation. since you are only 20, there is plenty of time to try. Women over age 30 to 35 have less time to wait and are encouraged to see the fertility MD after at least 6 months of unprotected intercourse instead of one year. ...Read more

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How to tell when is my menses going to come?

How to tell when is my menses going to come?

First period?: Menarche usually occurs between ages 11 ; 13 in the us. However for some their period could start as early as age 9 ; for others not until 16. Before you have a period, you will have noticed breast development, pubic hair ; white to yellowish vaginal discharge. Before the first period a girl may feel bloated, develop cramps in legs or abdomen ; feel moody (depressed or anxious). ...Read more

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Can you tell me how to know when your period is coming?

Can you tell me how to know when your period is coming?

Menarche: Menarche usually occurs between ages 11 ; 13 in the us. However for some their period could start as early as age 9 ; for others not until 16. Before you have a period, you will have noticed breast development, pubic hair ; white to yellowish vaginal discharge. Before the first period a girl may feel bloated, develop cramps in legs or abdomen ; feel moody (depressed or anxious). ...Read more

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How to determine when you start to ovulate?

How to determine when you start to ovulate?

Varies: If your cycles are regular then learning to check cervical mucus or temperatures may help, opk may help if you are less regular. Ultrasound is completely reliable, but obviously means you need doctor. ...Read more

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How can you really tell if youre pregnant before going to the doctor?

How can you really tell if youre pregnant before going to the doctor?

Pregnancy Testing: I am not sure of your real question. The answer seems obvious. If you have a positive pregnancy test you are pregnant. ...Read more

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How to determine when your period starts?

How to determine when your period starts?

First period.: Menarche usually occurs between ages 11 & 13 in the us. However for some their period could start as early as age 9 & for others not until 16. Before you have a period, you will have noticed breast development, pubic hair & white to yellowish vaginal discharge. Before the first period a girl may feel bloated, develop cramps in legs or abdomen & feel moody (depressed or anxious). ...Read more

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What can you do to tell when your period is "due"?

What can you do to tell when your period is "due"?

Firsst period: Menarche usually occurs between ages 11 & 13 in the us. Before the first period a girl may feel bloated, develop cramps in legs or abdomen & feel moody (depressed or anxious). ...Read more

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How do you know when your period is coming?

How do you know when your period is coming?

PMS symptoms: Most women have some kind of premenstrual symptoms before their period like cramps, breast tenderness, bloating, mood swings, etc. some however don't and if your periods are irregular you may have no warning before bleeding happens. ...Read more

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How to know when your ovulation is due?

How to know when your ovulation is due?

Do an ovulation : Kit should be 14 days before your period would start if u do ovulate which u may or may not be, so if your cycles are every 28 days u should ovulate on day 14 , if they are every 30 days u should ovulate on day 16 go colts. ...Read more

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How would i be able to tell that my period is going to come?

How would i be able to tell that my period is going to come?

Your 1st period: Menarche usually occurs between ages 11 & 13 in the us. Before the first period a girl may feel bloated, develop cramps in legs or abdomen & feel moody. ...Read more

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What is the average age to get your first period. What's best to do when she gets slightly emotional if you will.

What is the average age to get your first period. What's best to do when she gets slightly emotional if you will.

Menses: Usually 12 and about 2 years after the onset of breast development. Remain calm yourself and make sure she has been well educated and understands it is a normal phase of maturity. Treat any pain or discomfort and avoid embarrassing her. All the best. ...Read more

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How to know when your period is coming? Discharge

How to know when your period is coming? Discharge

First period.: Menarche usually occurs between ages 11 ; 13 in the us. However for some their period could start as early as age 9 ; for others not until 16. Before you have a period, you will have noticed breast development, pubic hair ; white to yellowish vaginal discharge. Before the first period a girl may feel bloated, develop cramps in legs or abdomen ; feel moody (depressed or anxious). ...Read more

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What age is to young to start on the pill and how do you convince your daughter to go to the doctor?

What age is to young to start on the pill and how do you convince your daughter to go to the doctor?

Never: If you are old enough to have sex then you are old enough to start on oral contraceptives. What's worse- being young and on medication or being young and giving birth and raising a child? You and your daughter need to have some heartfelt talks. ...Read more

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Can you explain how to get my period to start?

Can you explain how to get my period to start?

It depends: If you are late and not pregnant, your provider can often bring on menses with pills for 5 days (provera). ...Read more

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How to know when do you get your period back after delivery?

How to know when do you get your period back after delivery?

Your OB doc should: Have gone over that with you at your post partum visit just like I do with all of my patients in coral springs, fl. If u are breast feeding you will not get a period until you cut way down on your breast feeding, if u are not breast feeding then u should get a period by 8-10 weeks after delivery at the latest, if you do not, then u need a workup by your OB doc. ...Read more

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How to know if your period is going to come ?

There Will Be Blood: This is how one person described it to me (disclaimer: each person is vastly different): Your pelvis will feel like it's being filled by half of Lake Meade and your uterus will go into a variation of St. Vitus Dance. Your legs will begin to shlog, your head pulse and you will succumb to fits of anger or rage at the slightest provocation (e.g. an uncapped catsup bottle). Then the blood will flow... ...Read more

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How do you know when your period ends?

How do you know when your period ends?

Please clarify: When the bleeding ends. But, I am sure you know that. Are you asking something else that you could not express? ...Read more

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How do you know when your period is coming?

PMS symptoms: Most women have some kind of premenstrual symptoms before their period like cramps, breast tenderness, bloating, mood swings, etc. some however don't and if your periods are irregular you may have no warning before bleeding happens. ...Read more

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How would you know when your period's about to start?

PMS: Women experience certain symptoms prior to their period. This is called pms (premenstrual syndrome). Symptoms vary from woman to woman but commonly include bloating, GI distress, mood swings, breast tenderness, and fatigue. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how to know when your period is coming?

Menarche: Menarche usually occurs between ages 11 ; 13 in the us. However for some their period could start as early as age 9 ; for others not until 16. Before you have a period, you will have noticed breast development, pubic hair ; white to yellowish vaginal discharge. Before the first period a girl may feel bloated, develop cramps in legs or abdomen ; feel moody (depressed or anxious). ...Read more

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What to do if i was wondering how do you know when your period starts?

What to do if i was wondering how do you know when your period starts?

First period: Menarche usually occurs between ages 11 & 13 in the us. Before the first period a girl may feel bloated, develop cramps in legs or abdomen & feel moody (depressed or anxious). Bleeding is when you can really know that your period has begun. ...Read more

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How to know when your period is about to come? Is there any signs or feelings that happen i your body a few or couple days before period?

How to know when your period is about to come? Is there any signs or feelings that happen i your body a few or couple days  before period?

Moliminal symptoms: Look up moliminal symptoms. I.E. Mid cycle clear copious elastic mucus signals ovulation, breast tenderness weigh gain is common due to progesterone, the hormone produced at mid cycle (ovulation). No fertilization occurs then the ovary producing Progesterone that cyst reabsorbs flow occurs and the cycle starts all over again. ...Read more

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How to know when your period is coming? Discharge

First period.: Menarche usually occurs between ages 11 ; 13 in the us. However for some their period could start as early as age 9 ; for others not until 16. Before you have a period, you will have noticed breast development, pubic hair ; white to yellowish vaginal discharge. Before the first period a girl may feel bloated, develop cramps in legs or abdomen ; feel moody (depressed or anxious). ...Read more

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How do you know when your period is too heavy? Lately i've had to change my tampon more often than usual. About 1 and a half i last.

How do you know when your period is too heavy? Lately i've had to change my tampon more often than usual. About 1 and a half i last.

Then that is too hea: Heavy for you, no reason to suffer or put up with that please see a gyn for a proper evaluation and you will have different options to slow down or stop the flow , which after a workup you can get on meds to prevent a period if you want. ...Read more

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How do I know when your period gone to soon go off does it get lighter and can u get pregnant after period?

How do I know when your period gone to soon go off does it get lighter and can u get pregnant after period?

HPT: Sometimes a woman may have vaginal bleeding that is not caused by her period. If she isn't sure if bleeding is due to her period and she has been sexually active, a home pregnancy test can help to determine if she is pregnant. ...Read more

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If you don't know when your period will start how long after sex can you take a hpt and get an accurate result??

If you don't know when your period will start how long after sex can you take a hpt and get an accurate result??

3 weeks after sex: A urine pregnancy test done correctly gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have happened) or 1 week after missing a period. If done sooner, a positive result is likely real, but a negative result may be due to testing too soon, and therefore lead to a repeat test. If a woman has her normal regular period, then she is not pregnant, and a test is not needed. ...Read more

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Is it recommended to go canoeing when on your period?

Doesn't matter: If the bleeding isn't extremely heavy and you feel well otherwise then go. There isn't any medical reason why you shouldn't if you feel up for it. Some women prefer to rest and take it easy on their periods, others need to because of cramping pain. ...Read more

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If you missed your period and your not pregnant then what's going on?

If you missed your period and your not pregnant then what's going on?

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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What does it mean to go get your period a week early?

What does it mean to go get your period a week early?

Bleeding/ period: Menarche usually occurs between ages 11 ; 13 in the us. However for some their period could start as early as age 9 ; for others not until 16. Before you have a period, you will have noticed breast development, pubic hair ; white to yellowish vaginal discharge. Before the first period a girl may feel bloated, develop cramps in legs or abdomen ; feel moody (depressed or anxious). ...Read more

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How do you know when you are going to get your period?

How do you know when you are going to get your period?

Your 1st period: Menarche usually occurs between ages 11 & 13 in the us. However for some their period could start as early as age 9 & for others not until 16. Before you have a period, you will have noticed breast development, pubic hair & white to yellowish vaginal discharge. Before the first period a girl may feel bloated, develop cramps in legs or abdomen & feel moody (depressed or anxious). ...Read more

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What Does It Mean If Your Period Do Not Go Away At All ?

What Does It Mean If Your Period Do Not Go Away At All ?

Not normal: There are a lot of things that can cause this including fibroids, polyps,infections,medications, and diseases such as thyroid disease, diabetes, and PCOS. It is not normal and you need to be seen promptly. Do not wait until you stop bleeding. You need to be seen and examined right away. ...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 does it mean if your period goes for two days and goes off and on?

What does it mean if your period goes for two days and goes off and on?

Can be normal: There can be variations in a woman's menstrual cycle that are considered normal and not to alarm about. If these changes become consistent and constant, then evaluation with a provider can shed some light on a problem. ...Read more