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Period related

By Anonymous April 7, 2016 - 12:45pm
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Since last month I dnt know when I got my period since It looked like I had it but then went away then I spotted again and its been like that for a while on and on and also every time I have intercourse I bleed . What can it be i am worried

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Hi Anon,

Thank you for sharing your question with the EmpowHER community.

Bleeding during sex is not normal and needs to be checked out by your doctor. As for the spotting it could mean a number of things.

Potential causes of bleeding between periods include:

  • a growth in the uterus or cervix
  • stress
  • a change in medication
  • a miscarriage
  • vaginal dryness
  • a hormone imbalance

Make an appointment for a pelvic exam soon, don't put it off.

Be well, 


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