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I was a former labor and delivery nurse for 17 years. I am presently a volunteer labor doula. I... More
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Amenorrhea-absence of menstruation by Julia J. Patient Expert for menstruation moves from the belly button down, called Apana Vata. This same aspect of Vata is responsible for childbirth, excretion and reproduction. Apana Vata will be blocked by of the same things that disturb Vata...
Dear Borj, So many things can disrupt our menstrual cycle including stress, illness, excessive exercise and more. If you continue to have irregular cycles when previously you were regular, see your MD just to set your mind
Health Headlines - May 19 by Meredy Registered NurseHealth Maven Pill That Would End Periods to Get FDA Blessing A birth control pill that would eliminate periods completely for women is expected to be approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday, the Associated Press re
Q&A Session at by Alvin B. Lin Medical DoctorHealth Maven I have migraines right before my period and during... Is it because of my birth control pills? I'm on trisprintec Follow @alvinblin This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health in
Contraception during the Postpartum period by Atlanta Mom .. Patient Expert . There are many myths and misconceptions regarding birth control/pregnancy after childbirth. Women who are experiencing... be started six weeks after giving birth (if medically it’s okay to have sex) or when menstruation resumes...
How long were you on BC? Are you under or over the age of 35? Are you charting? Using OPK's?  I would suggest you go to your doc and see what he says.  He may have a blood draw done to determine if you are pregnant...and
Why did you take it during your period? A woman is only fertile in a very small window of her cycle.. since a period is your body shedding the lining then you are not fertile during that time
When you started the birth control- did you start it at the beginning of a new cycle or mid-cycle? With the taking them, then not taking them will cause your cycle to be odd and possibly even later.  What you are doing is i
The only way to know in your case is to take a test
after childbirth and hospitalization/severe illness is loss of hair.  This same stress can alter your menstrual... will stop shedding and will grow back.  It's just a temporary response to the stress of childbirth....

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