Had my period last month, but a week after my period I was spotting, had sexual intercourse. Now my period is late. What is happening?

Check pregnancy test. Because you're late, check HPT. Irregular menses are very common in young women. Check out http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/anovulatory_cycle for info re anovulatory cycle as cause of irregular menses. Hormonal birth control pills can be used to regulate menses but don't prevent sexually transmitted diseases. You'll need to make your partners wear condoms each & every time to lower infection risk.

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I have no sexual intercourse, yet my period is late. What's wrong with me?

Probably nothing. Some variation in cycles is normal and expected. If there is no pregnancy and you have no period for 3 months, then further checking is indicated. Read more...

I had sexual intercourse on sept. 25 and got my period oct. 10 but my period is late this november. Is it stress or could it be that I am pregnant?

? If you have not had intercourse since your last period and that period was completely normal for you i would highly doubt you are pregnant. On the other hand if you have had intercourse or that period was exceptionally light and short then it is possible. Read more...

I started my period on the 5th of this month. It's the 19th. My boyfriend and I had sexual intercourse last night and this morning I'm spotting?

Question. You're likely spotting due to hormone imbalance, the ratio of Progesterone to estrogen in your female reproductive tract. Another possibility is that there's a low level infection (hpv, for instance) on your cervix that's causing post-coital spotting. An exam with your gynecologist and making sure you're up to date on your pap would be a good idea. Bottom line: see doctor to rule out pre-cancer. Read more...

2 week long light-med period ended four days ago. Sexual intercourse past three days and now I'm spotting again. My period has never been this long.?

Irregular bleeding. Irregular bleeding is not an unusual phenomenon among women of childbearing age although it can be confusing for many. Sometimes our hormones are just a bit out of tune some cycles and thus produces periods that are too long, too short, too light, or too heavy, all of the above, or somewhere inbetween. If it continues for many cycles you may want to talk to your doc about it and possible options. Read more...

Late period without having sexual intercourse? Is that normal? How many days could a period be late? And could it be missed until the next month?

Late periods. It's hard to say why, but sometimes we are just late for our period. Even if it's never happened before, it could happen now. Things like medications, stress, travel, changes in your weight, can all cause a late period. I wouldn't worry yet. When you are more than 1 month late, see your gyn doc for a check up. S/he might order some hormone tests and maybe an ultrasound. Read more...
Several reasons. The menstrual cycle can be delicate and inflenced by hormones, stress, other medical illnesses, weight loss. If you are having unprotected intercourse and your partner is late, i recommend doing a pregnacy test. Infections can also cause menstrual cycle abnormalities. I recommend condoms for birth control as well as prevention of stds. Read more...

2 days late period. Never had sexual intercourse only dry hump with clothes no ejaculation. Traveled internationally this month with emotional stress.

Not pregnant. If ALL of your clothes were on, and you or your partner did not touch his penis and then your vagina (possibly transferring semen), your chance of pregnancy is ZERO! Travel and emotional stress are two known reasons why your period might be a little late. If you are more than a week late and you DID have contact with sperm/pre-cum/cum to vagina --> get a pregnancy test. Good luck! Read more...