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Why is my period always 3 to 5 days late? I mean, my period was supposed to start april 11, but i went walking on april 10 and my period didn't come.

Why is my period always 3 to 5 days late? I mean, my period was supposed to start april 11, but i went walking on april 10 and my period didn't come.

This is normal: At 13 yrs of age, your ovulation is still immature till around 20. Some women ovulate a little later. Normal cycles are considered between 25-35 days. So don't worry it is normal. ...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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Why am i late on my period?

See your physician: There can be many reasons for missing your period. The most common reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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Im 5days late for my period ?

Im 5days late for my period ?

Many causes: If you are late on your period and are sexually active you could be pregnant. A urine pregnancy test at this stage should be accurate. Other causes include stress, hormone fluctuations, thyroid problems, medications, excessive excercise, changes in body weight, etc. See your doctor to help you figure out what is causing this if your cycle does not resume. ...Read more

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I'm always late on my period, why?

I'm always late on my period, why?

I don't know.: 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. #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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I m late on my period and so scared?

I m late on my period and so scared?

If you are sexually: active than go ahead and take a pregnancy test now. (repeat in 7 days if negative) 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 ...Read more

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I am late on my period what going on

I am late on my period what going on

Test?: Have you taken a pregnancy test? If it is negative, sometimes stress will cause your cycle to be late. ...Read more

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Uhoh. So why am i late for my period?

Uhoh. So why am i late for my period?

Pregnant? : Could be pregnancy, could be perimenopause.. Could something else. First step - take a home pregnancy test. If negative see you family doctor or gyn for evaluation of your status. ...Read more

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How is it that my period would be late?

How is it that my period would be late?

Late period: 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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Im late for my period what could this be?

Im late for my period what could this be?

R/O preg #1: Assuming it is neg could be hormonal imbalance or an ovarian cyst, see your or a gyn for a workup to determine the cause and then the proper treatment can be given. ...Read more

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Why are the causes of my period being late?

Why are the causes of my period being late?

Many: Pregnancy, stress, medication side effects, low body weight, high levels of exercise.Hormonal disturbances such as thyroid disorder, pituitary disorders..., peri menopause or menopause, ovarian cysts, medical conditions........There are too many potential factors. See a gynecologist for an examination and better diagnosis, . ...Read more

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Menstrual Period (Definition)

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