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Is there a way to shorten my period?

Is there a way to shorten my period?

Yes: You can shorten your period with a newer birth control pill that has lower levels of estrogen and shorter pill free weeks. One option is loloestrin. There are only 3 placebo pills in this pill pack. ...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


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Is there a way to shorten my nose?

Is there a way to shorten my nose?

Sometimes: Rhinoplasty is cosmetic surgery to change the appearance of the nose. You need an exam with a doctor who performs this procedure. In brief, there are techniques that can shorten the appearance of the nose, usually by elevating the tip. ...Read more

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Is there a way to reduce my menstrual bleeding?

Is there a way to reduce my menstrual bleeding?

Yes: there are many ways to do this. You can take ibuprofen 600mg every 6 hours starting the day b4 your period for 3 days. You can also try almost any type of birth control - pills, the patch, the vaginal ring, the IUD, the implant, depo shot - they will all help. You also could consider something called an endometrial ablation. You would need to see a doctor to discuss that. ...Read more

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Is there a way to stop my period?

Is there a way to stop my period?

Seasonale: There are pharmacologic ways to decrease the frequency of periods--these are used by females in the military and certain training programs. Other options would be permanent and involve surgery. Discuss options with your gyn. ...Read more

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Is there a way to make my period come later?

Is there a way to make my period come later?

Birth control pills: For women who are on the pill, they can skip the placebo pills at the end of the pack and go directly to a new pack. This will "push" their period to the next month. You should however, have a cycle every 3 months or so. There are some birth control pill that are set up so that you only have a cycle every 3 months. ...Read more

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Is there a way to stop my upcoming menstrual period?

Is there a way to stop my upcoming menstrual period?

Yes: Your cycle can be manipulated by using hormones. If there is an important reason for doing so, see your doctor. ...Read more

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Is there a way to induce your period fast?

Is there a way to induce your period fast?

FAST? No: If you are obese -weight loss may allow for return of periods. If you are very inactive – try regular aerobic activity (at least 4 days per week). If you are severely underweight – an ^in bmi may help to restore periods. If you are an endurance athlete – try cutting back on training. If you have polycystic ovary syndrome, metformin may help. Some birth control pills as well as medications like >. ...Read more

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Is there any way to make my period end sooner?

Allow nature to rule: If your period is significantly prolonged and interfering with your health, you should discuss treatment options with your PCP or Gyn. Otherwise, allow your body to handle the period naturally. ...Read more

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Is there a quick way to temporarily stop my period?

Sorry: There is no quick way to stop your period. With the help of your doctor, you could have your period stopped or at least decreased. But, it usually take a few cycles. ...Read more

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Is there any way to make my period come faster?

Is there any way to make my period come faster?

Period come faster: No there is no way and why would you want that. ...Read more

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Is there a way to induce my period while on Nexplanon?

Is there a way to induce my period while on Nexplanon?

Maybe: There isn't much you can do about it. Your Ob/Gyn could put you on a series of medications and make you have a period but this isn't usually done. Most women enjoy not having periods. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Is there a way to reduce menstrual pain?

Is there a way to reduce menstrual pain?

Menstrual pain: You can avoid heavily processed foods (like white bread, pastas, and sugars); caffeine, alcohol, ; tobacco. You can eat more lean proteins such as meats, fish, and beans; also high-antioxidant vegetables ; fruits -- like blueberries, tomatoes, squash, ; peppers. Spices like turmeric. Warm compress on low abdomen. Calcium ; magnesium may help. For additional ideas: http://tinyurl.Com/kw94lmx. ...Read more

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Is it possible to shorten my period length?

Is it possible to shorten my period length?

Yes: Birth control pills, Depo Provera and the Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud can all shorten or cause you to quit having periods. If your tubes are tied, there are minor surgical procedures that can lighten and shorten your cycles. ...Read more

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Is there a way to get my period to come ?

Late for period: If you are late for your period, the first thing you should do is take a pregnancy test. If this is negative, call your gynecologist for an appointment. Many things can cause your period to be late, including pregnancy, a missed ovulation, thyroid or pituitary gland problems, or problems with the uterus or ovaries. Sometimes a medication will be given to bring on a period - talk to your doctor! ...Read more

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Is there a way to reduce my PMS symptoms?

Is there a way to reduce my PMS symptoms?

PMS: Nsaid’s, ssri’s, hormone meds, otc meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise ; acupuncture are excellent for pms / period. Avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol ; salt. Get gyn eval to r/o underlying pathology. Consider omega- 3 fatty acids, magnesium (supplementation or through diet) or black cohosh with dr ok. Sipping chamomile can dissipate pain. Ginger helps w nausea. ...Read more

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Is there any way to get my period to start quicker?

Yes, but: Depends if u are on BC pills. If u are, then u can, by stopping u'r daily dose and going to sugar pill earlier. ...Read more

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Im 40 .Is there a test to know if my ovulation is still active? Is there a medicine to enhance my ovulation? Knowing that my period is regular.

Ovulation: There are tests to check ovarian reserve. There are many medications that can help with ovulation and conception. But, at 40, if you want to be pregnant you need to see the infertility specialist. ...Read more

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Menstrual Period (Definition)

Menstrual period is a medical term for the monthly bleeding ...Read more