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Can having sex before your period cause it to come on sooner?

By Anonymous August 21, 2012 - 11:34pm
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After having sex the other day and I am seeing light pink discharge and having cramps. My period isn't scheduled to come for another 5 to 6 days, but I am experiencing typical symptoms now.

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Hi Anon

Thanks for your post - it's a interesting question.

I am unclear as to whether there is scientific data on this but from my experiences and in talking to other women it seems that yes - having sex close to your period due date, can somehow "bring it on". Not quite sure why or how, but it happens.



August 22, 2012 - 1:24pm
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