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Why are your periods irregular?

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    Taylor Anderson — 31.12.2017 19:08
    I’m 16 w/ a very active life but w/ a very annoying period. It’s every 2 weeks for the full 7 days and my flow is supper heavy and I get bad headaches the first 2 days, nauseated, and cramping on my lower back and sides. I always feel gross and uncomfortable on my period. Is this all normal?

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      Emma — 03.01.2018 14:13
      Hi Taylor, we know that during our teenage years periods can often be heavier than normal and in many cases this sorts itself out as our hormones begin to calm down. However, although heavier bleeding can be quite normal in many cases, I would still recommend you talk to your doctor here as you may be at risk of becoming anaemic.

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    Babey — 09.12.2017 07:58
    Hi doctor My period not regular since 2,3 months.. From today my period time is end then some blood is out for 2/3 day... It is any symptoms

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      Emma — 11.12.2017 12:22
      Hi Babey, A lot depends on what age you are, what your previous pattern was, and if you are on any hormonal contraceptives. It is always best to check any changes with your doctor first. Best Wishes, Emma

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    Kris — 17.08.2017 22:55
    My period only lasts for 3 days but on the third day its just spotting...is that normal?

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