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How to skip a period naturally?

Naturally?: Naturally? There is really none. Some oral contraceptives can impact number of periods. ...Read more

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How can you skip a period on nuvaring?

How can you skip a period on nuvaring?

Yes you can: Just like with the pill, you can skip the week off and just replace the ring with the next one. If you experience breakthrough bleeding, then take a week off and start again. Remember, the NuvaRing does not offer 100% protection from pregnancy and it does not protect against std's. You already know that I am sure! ...Read more

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How can you tell you're going to skip a menstural cycle?

How can you tell you're going to skip a menstural cycle?

Impossible Question: There is no answer to this. There is no way to predict you are going to be late or miss a menstrual cycle. ...Read more

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How to stop a period for a day?

How to stop a period for a day?

You can not: With hormonal treatment you can postpone your period for as long as you want. But once you stop taking hormone you might get heavy withdrawal bleeding. Once you start to have period you can not stop it for only one day by any means. ...Read more

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How to delay your period for a week naturally?

How to delay your period for a week naturally?

Unknown: Sorry, but I am unaware of any way to delay your period for a week but using natural means. ...Read more

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How long can it take for my period to establish a regular cycle after weight restoration?

How long can it take for my period to establish a regular cycle after weight restoration?

Depends: Many factors involved like how much weight did you lose & in what length of time, is your thyroid working normally, was your period regular before you became overweight? These questions and a couple more need to asked of & answered by your OB/GYN. ...Read more

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How many time a month does a woman ovulate? Do I have to have a period to ovulate?

How many time a month does a woman ovulate? Do I have to have a period to ovulate?

Once and Yes: The ovary releases an egg (ovulation) a few weeks before your period (menstruation). The uterus prepares itself for the fertilized egg by forming a specialized lining on its inner surface. If no sperm reaches the egg then the uterus sloughs its inner lining (your period) and the whole process starts again. Ovulation and menstruation occur in sequence each month and are inextricably intertwined. ...Read more

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How long is it supposed to it take for a menstrual cycle to regulate after breastfeeding?

How long is it supposed to it take for a menstrual cycle to regulate after breastfeeding?

8 to 10 weeks: Please remember that you can still get pregnant while you are a "lady in waiting" for that "cycle" as ovulation can occur without warning and you can repeat the wrong "cycle" of repeat pregnancy. So, use contraception! ...Read more

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Do you have to have/get a period? Can you take birth control for a long period of time?

Do you have to have/get a period? Can you take birth control for a long period of time?

Yes: It is best to have a period at least 3-4 times a year. That is important for renewing the lining of your uterus and always is related to having good bone density. ...Read more

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What to do to get a irregular period back regular?

What to do to get a irregular period back regular?

Irreg cycle: Assuming no intercourse risk and irregular cycle of menses, if you have irregular bleeding or miss x 3 months, then a course of birth control pills are needed to regulate your bleeding cycles. This you can get from GYN MD locally prescribed. ...Read more

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How long is it supposed to it take for your cycle to become regular after having a baby?

How long is it supposed to it take for your cycle to become regular after having a baby?

Ovulation: It all depends on how long the woman decides to breastfeed. When breastfeeding is over some women take 2 weeks to ovulate again and some women can take a longer time. There can also be spontaneous ovulation while breastfeeding so birth control is recommended. Pregnancy and labor are extreme changes for the hormonal environment of the female body. It could take a while to return to normal. ...Read more

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Is okay to skip placebo pills in birthcontrol? If I don't take them can I start the next pack of pills or do I need to skip a week to get a period?

Is okay to skip placebo pills in birthcontrol? If I don't take them can I start the next pack of pills or do I need to skip a week to get a period?

Probably OK: Many women do have an extended cycle with the pill by doing just what you suggest. It is safe to skip the placebo pills and just not have the period. It is probably a good idea to have a period every three or four months when doing the extended cycle. ...Read more

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Can you let me know how many days after a period does a woman ovulate?

Can you let me know how many days after a period does a woman ovulate?

Day 14 but it varies: In an idealized 28-day cycle ovulation occurs 14 days after the first day (cd 14) of the last mentrual period. In real life, most of us have seen apparently normal ovulations between day 11 and maybe 15-16. For women with regular but longer cycles, let's use 35 days as an example, best guess is usually 35-14= cycle-day 21. With irregular cycles, there is no general reliable rule of thumb. ...Read more

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How can I take the combined pill to miss a period?

How can I take the combined pill to miss a period?

Talk to your doctor: Birth control pills typically consist of a pack with active and dummy pills. If you take an active pill every day, and no dummy pills, you will continue suppressing your period. ...Read more

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Do you ovulate when on birth control & is it normal to miss a period when you have taken it for a long period of time, like a year?

Do you ovulate when on birth control & is it normal to miss a period when you have taken it for a long period of time, like a year?

Depends: Birth control is a generic label that includes barriers,IUD's, and hormonal preparations. Most hormonal pills are designed to suppress ovulation while the other methods do not. ...Read more

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Can you concieve a week before your period suppose to come?

Can you concieve a week before your period suppose to come?

How to get Pregnant?: Wow. Nope. Not likely. But, it all depends on when you ovulate in your cycle. You are most likely to get pregnant with exposure to fresh semen during the five days prior to and the day of ovulation. Every female is responsible to know when they ovulate in their cycle. This is pretty basic information that I am shocked you do not seem to know. ...Read more