Want to avoid pregnancy? Learn how your fertility cycle works — and whether period sex is ever risk-free.
Few women love having a period every month, but menstruation is an essential part of womanhood. Skipping your periods (amenorrhea) for more than three months could indicate hypothalamic amenorrhea, a problem that needs medical attention.
Worried about a period that’s lasting too long? Find out what’s normal, what’s not and when it’s time to see your gynecologist.
While there’s no such thing as a “normal period,” there are some generally accepted characteristics of a healthy period. Here’s a look at some of the notable period changes women can expect throughout their lives.
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Losing your period can be one part of the Female Athlete Triad, a potentially serious syndrome of three interrelated conditions of health risk factors.