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I'm 16 sexually active for a year now and just this January 2015 I've been getting my period every 2weeks I'm not on birth control And?

Anovulatory bleeding. Pregnancy is always on the list of possibilities when a woman has abnormal uterine bleeding or cycles. You may be having anovulatory cycles (cycle without producing an egg from the ovary). If a urine pregnancy test is negative, i would recommend evaluation by your gynecologist, and treatment will depend on the cause of the abnormal bleeding and your current short-term pregnancy goals. Read more...

Taking birth control consecutivly every month without stopping for a period. Sexually active, now want a period. Period late. Help?

May be ok. After being on the ocp for months the lining of the uterus will be thin (not a lot of blood). When you stop the pill it may take a while (a month or so) for the lining to build up. Read more...

I've been having 2 week early periods for awhile now. Not sexually active. I'm 20 years old. Not on birth control. Why is this happening?

Cycles. Over the last year count the number of days from first day of bleeding to next first day of bleeding. If the number is between 21 and 32, then you are having normal cycles. . Read more...

I take birth control (since may) but my period hasn't come for over a year. Am not pregnant or sexually active. Should I be worried?

No. Periods on the pill are completely artificial and generally will be lighter. In some they will completely disappear. There is nothing wrong with this and you can expect them to return to normal when and if you stop the pill. Read more...

Period was only 1 day. What could it be? I started birth control this year and my periods are regular. They last for about 6 days. My last period only lasted 1 day. I'm sexually active but don't use condoms. I don't believe im pregnant I would like to kno

If . If you are taking your pill every day around the same time every day, then you have about a 99% chance that you are not pregnant. There are other reasons besides pregnancy that can cause a woman to miss a period such as: stress, diet, excessive exercise or a hormone imbalance such as with a thyroid disorder or poly cystic ovarian syndrome. If you continue to not have your period or if they become consistently irregular, you should contact your doctor. Read more...
Risk. It sounds like you use oral contraception but we don't know what your compliance is. If you use it consistently and correctly it is quite protective against pregnancy. You would benefit from take a home pregnancy test. Read more...

Been on birth control for 8 years. I am sexually active and just lost 10 lb in two weeks on the South beach diet. Started my period 8 days early? Why?

Menstrual. "Irregularities" are commonly associated with dieting! I However I do NOT UNDERSTAND ! Are you still on BC pills?????????This should give you regular periods and if this has changed a change in your pill may be indicated!\! Check with your Gynecologist> Hope this herlps Dr Z. Read more...