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Does stress can cause you to miss a period ?

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In brief: Yes

Extreme stress can often cause you to have s delayed or even miss a period.
Likewise, extreme exercise can disrupt your cycle. Anxiety & stress can cause all kinds of negative physcial reactions to the stress - it is your body's way ot dealing with the stress. If you remain in constant stress, seek help from a counselor or psychologist or possibly even short-term medication therapy will be needed.

In brief: Yes

Extreme stress can often cause you to have s delayed or even miss a period.
Likewise, extreme exercise can disrupt your cycle. Anxiety & stress can cause all kinds of negative physcial reactions to the stress - it is your body's way ot dealing with the stress. If you remain in constant stress, seek help from a counselor or psychologist or possibly even short-term medication therapy will be needed.
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