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I'm 17. I'm 18 days late for my period. I've been doing a lot of exercise and have been stressed but I'm starting to get concerned.....

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Dr. Norman Solberg
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Don't be too much

As long as you're not pregnant, your late period is likely due to stress (and perhaps the exercise), both of which can inhibit ovulation and cause a late period.
I would deal with the stress and give it some time. If pregnancy is possible, do a pregnancy test.

In brief: Don't be too much

As long as you're not pregnant, your late period is likely due to stress (and perhaps the exercise), both of which can inhibit ovulation and cause a late period.
I would deal with the stress and give it some time. If pregnancy is possible, do a pregnancy test.
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