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No sex, no period. Stress?

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Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Happens alot

Mental and physical stress is for sure associated with late, skipped, and missed menstrual periods.
If you are not at risk for pregnancy (unprotected sex) you might talk with your doctor in another few weeks if it hasn't sorted itself out.

In brief: Happens alot

Mental and physical stress is for sure associated with late, skipped, and missed menstrual periods.
If you are not at risk for pregnancy (unprotected sex) you might talk with your doctor in another few weeks if it hasn't sorted itself out.
Dr. Gerard Honore
Dr. Gerard Honore
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: Stress is 1 possible

Reason for lack of period (in absence of sexual activity).
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. Work to start.

In brief: Stress is 1 possible

Reason for lack of period (in absence of sexual activity).
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. Work to start.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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