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my periods are crazy,help

By Anonymous November 4, 2011 - 7:06pm
 
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my periods was always 28 days apart,lasting 5days no spoting.but starting march 2011 i have started spoting between periods, or aperiod that lasts 13-15 days,now i am having 2-4 full periods a month.i am 42yrs old.help

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Hi Anon,

It sounds like you may be starting to go through perimenopause. One of the first symptoms of Perimenopause is a change in period. Some women have shorter, lighter periods. Other women have longer, heavier periods. For the most part irregularity is the common denominator--but it can go either way as far as frequency goes.

You may find this article helpful: http://www.empowher.com/perimenopause/content/symptoms-perimenopause

If you think you may be going through perimenopause,please consult your doctor.  

Best,

Rosa

November 5, 2011 - 8:18am
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