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Can sex help start a womens period?

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Dr. Timothy Gorski
Obstetrics & Gynecology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Nope

But sometimes when a woman's period starts she doesn't see the blood right away and having sex can make it come out.
That said, see your doctor if you bleed after sex since it can be a symptom of cancer.

In brief: Nope

But sometimes when a woman's period starts she doesn't see the blood right away and having sex can make it come out.
That said, see your doctor if you bleed after sex since it can be a symptom of cancer.
Dr. Timothy Gorski
Dr. Timothy Gorski
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Dr. Danny Proffitt
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

There is not relationship to sexual activity and menses.

In brief: No

There is not relationship to sexual activity and menses.
Dr. Danny Proffitt
Dr. Danny Proffitt
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