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I don't have mine yet, but thanks! This might help in the future.
by liveonice on 8/30/2013 3:02:39 PM
my period went on for 60+ days and i don't know why i didn't say anything until then. my doctor put me on birth control
by cutedoggy411 on 8/29/2013 11:02:25 PM
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So I've had my period for over five years, since I was 11, and it's always been pretty regular. I've also been on the pill for a year and a half to help really bad cramps. But just the other day I had my period for only two days. Its always been five to seven and on time. Should I be worried? I know on this site you keep saying its OK to be irregular, but I've had my period for five years now...
It might be an after
effect of your medicine, but I would talk to your doc about it just to be safe.
Even though it’s probably nothing to worry about, it’s good to get a pro
by mesuchrecarpendaes on 8/29/2013 10:07:32 PM
I tried tampons and they were a saving grace, they are not as bad as I thought and def worth a try
by poetpower on 8/29/2013 9:04:57 PM
by DMlover123 on 5/8/2013 9:32:33 AM
by swifty#1 on 3/25/2013 12:23:39 PM
by DMlover123 on 3/15/2013 8:48:12 PM
by Sarah_12 on 9/25/2012 3:18:12 AM
by Sarah_12 on 9/24/2012 12:12:07 PM
by swifty#1 on 9/21/2012 10:31:34 PM
by uraveragecanadiangurl98 on 8/7/2012 6:10:12 PM
by fantastic8805 on 8/2/2012 4:32:33 PM
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Hi I asked this question to a different mod and they didn't know how to answer it and i lloked it up on google and instill didnt understand so maybe u can answer it please?
Okay so Im home alone I have my period and we don't have any pads. I called my mum and she said not to go and buy some and I can just use her menstrul cups. I said ok but there is one problem, I don't know how to insert it. Can u help me?
by fantastic8805 on 8/2/2012 4:27:50 PM
How do you know if your flow is heavy or light? It's not like you can compare with someone else.
by anirtaK on 6/27/2012 12:35:32 PM
god, this month, i got my period for 23 days, and lost soooo much blood that i became animic. my flow was nutz!! i went through a super plus tampon every hour!!! NO JOKE!! i had to go to an obigini!! AKWARD!!!!
by Sam Cool1038 on 3/26/2012 8:50:58 PM
by abbysea on 2/17/2012 3:50:31 PM
by kjcoolieo on 2/14/2012 7:59:30 PM
by Pinklife on 2/13/2012 2:27:10 AM
by Kstar101 on 2/8/2012 6:27:56 PM
by divachick422 on 2/7/2012 4:46:14 PM
by LouLou Monkey on 2/2/2012 4:19:01 PM
mine r so painful, i have to stay home from school for a few days. my mom has to take a birth control pill for that reason. my mom is thinking that thats what i have 2 think of doing soon. its aweful, yes. but ur not alone!
by susper on 2/2/2012 3:37:42 PM
reply to sarahrose: im 12 too and that happens to me too so your not alone. <3
by katieoct30 on 2/1/2012 5:00:08 PM
by katieoct30 on 2/1/2012 4:56:46 PM
i have a really hevey period sometimes and i need to check my pad every 10 mins ! also i need to change my pad every 2-3 hours but sometimes its every hour is this normal ?xoxo
im 12 years old !xx
by sarahrose on 1/29/2012 11:26:26 AM
by spencer9800 on 1/28/2012 9:19:43 PM
Hey fbvb13, no your period won't stop if you don't continue taking pills. It may become irregular or how heavy or light it is might change. No worries though. Xoxo
I got my first period yesterday.... But a day b4 my doctor gave me Melatonin for my sleeping insomnia. It works great but I hear they were some type of hormone. I think it caused me to start which I'm perfectly fine with but if I stop the pills will my period? Because I didn't have many signs that it was coming anyways I just don't want my period to stop bcim14!!!!! Lynae P.
by fbvb13 on 1/27/2012 3:23:31 PM
by spencer9800 on 1/27/2012 9:17:17 AM
by softball6 on 1/26/2012 1:47:04 PM
Hey say. Xoox, the first year after you get your period they tend to be irregular. So no worries you're fine. Xoxo
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so I've had my period since the end of June last year and my cycle is averagely 32 days but this time I'm already 7 days late! I'm not sexually active of anything, but this is the latest it's every been! Do you think it's normal? Or what's up with it!? Lynae P.
by say.xoxo on 1/21/2012 6:07:16 PM
Does anyone know of the other ways of regulating our hormones other than being on the birth control pill? I thought that was the only way was to be on the pill but the article says there are other ways. One of my bff has been on the pill for a while to help regulate her periods and she said she has weird cravings during certain times and its all hormonal related.
by luckykel on 1/11/2012 10:58:04 PM
Hey emvhorses, yeah sounds like your period is on it's way. Be sure your mom gets you some pads and medicine just in case you get cramps. Xoxo
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I am 11 and have had discharge for almost 2 WHOLE YEARS!!! I am also 110 lbs and 5'3. I have had boobs for almost 2-3 years. My mom had hers when she was 10 or 11. Do you think I'll have it soon? I also had the tiniest bit of blood when I wiped the other day. :-| Lynae P.
by emvhorses on 1/11/2012 4:52:20 PM
by scgogirl on 1/9/2012 9:01:24 PM
by smiley.<3 on 1/7/2012 10:44:28 AM
by Nikichic on 1/6/2012 7:18:23 AM
by Chrysanthymum on 1/5/2012 10:36:01 PM
by Girlzrock123 on 1/5/2012 7:34:28 AM
by alil2perfect2knoit on 12/16/2011 10:22:33 PM
by Gigilove321 on 12/12/2011 3:12:47 PM
by krazykotabug on 12/10/2011 10:29:57 PM
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by winxclub37 on 12/2/2011 7:54:44 PM
ok is a mood swing getting mad over little things? cause i yelled that my brthers and sisters told my dad to take out vechtables of our food then got all mad. then i almost cried! over vetcchtables!!!!!!if you dnt know i understand, thx though!
by winxclub37 on 12/2/2011 7:21:14 PM
ok so im in 7th grade and ive had discharge ever since 4th grade! is that normal? thx!!!!
by winxclub37 on 12/2/2011 7:17:31 PM
I am not on birth control but my cousin has been for a while and I have friends on it to regulate their periods and then others because they have bfs. I have been looking into it so I have been doing my searching and I have found some interesting facts.
1)50% more teens are on the pill than 10 years ago.
2)1 out of 5 teens 13 to 17 are on the pill.
3)Doctors are often prescribing the pill for girls 12 and 13 because of the pressures we are all dealing with.
More people are on it than you think, but just because you are on it doesnt mean you have to do anything, it just means you are being smart. Just thought you all wanted to know.
by luckykel on 11/28/2011 10:07:35 PM
yea the doctor put me on the pill too because of my period and it helps clear up acne on your face! its a win-win situtation lol. and its for "just in case i need them" ;)
by awesomeful on 11/23/2011 12:53:50 PM
by Girlzrock123 on 11/19/2011 9:19:45 AM
by Kikikim8 on 11/11/2011 2:33:34 PM
by cherryblossom108 on 11/6/2011 10:21:02 AM
by marym320 on 11/3/2011 5:31:51 PM
My period i so messed up its anywhere from 7-16 days long and sooooo heavy. I have had to change my tampon every 30 mins to a hour before. What should I do ? Do I need to see a doctor or what ?
by ccsierra on 10/31/2011 7:24:22 PM
1) how old were you when you got it? 12
2) How long have you had it? 4-5 months
3) Do you like/want your Period? I like it(: Its fun to say I do xD
4)Pads or tampons? Pads
5) What brand? U By Kotex ! <3
6) Bra size when you got it? 28A
7) Bra size now? 31A
by LoveHappens on 10/30/2011 7:22:16 PM
by rachelrox123 on 10/27/2011 7:00:26 PM
when I get mine I take a hot bath for cramps and it calms my muscles down which relieves the cramps. My sister asked why I took so many showers and I told her and she thought I was crazy but the truth is she does the same thing
by fordgirl13 on 10/24/2011 7:08:49 AM
by mkroberts96 on 10/19/2011 5:10:59 PM
by horsebackrider12 on 10/17/2011 6:46:47 PM
midol complete works REALLY well, i dont get cramps, but i get backaches, and like 30 minutes after i take the midol, i feel like i dont even have a period. same with my sis who gets super bad cramps. its amazing!
by guitargirl7321 on 10/15/2011 4:52:10 PM
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by facebooker1240 on 10/15/2011 2:38:45 PM
by Gymnastics172 on 10/14/2011 12:05:31 AM
by LAS625 on 10/13/2011 7:21:47 PM
by LAS625 on 10/13/2011 7:05:22 PM
There is no reason to suffer. If its bad enough the doctor will suggest you getting on birth control. A few of my friends had to do it when they were really young like at 12 and 13, so if its out of whack you may need to get on the pill.
With one of them her dad knows and with the other her dad doesnt and we still talk about her not wanting her dad to find out because he may not let her do some of the things she is doing. But we all deal with things differently, and I wouldnt be embarrassed about getting on birth control because more people are on it than you think. Plus you may never know when you may need it for what it was really made for.
by luckykel on 10/12/2011 11:18:48 PM
by millina*girl on 10/12/2011 5:16:13 PM
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um yesterday my period bled through my pants and i had a tampon in. so when i went to bet at night i put in the kind that is the biggest absorbency there is...i still bled through it. at school i changed it 3 times... but i dont want to do that everyday HELP!!!
by allys_pig on 10/12/2011 3:58:37 PM
by nerdisthewurd26 on 10/12/2011 2:47:53 PM
by kikidee12 on 10/12/2011 10:26:32 AM
Mod!!! Again sorry.. So abut the doctors, when u went hat happened I am only 13 and too scared!! Thanks(
by Fashion21 on 10/12/2011 1:17:40 AM
by Fashion21 on 10/12/2011 12:58:46 AM
Nothingn helps my cramps. To the point where I look and feel so bad my guy friends ask what's up. And I get really short tempered. I always feel bad that the have tondeal with that throughout the month. Because more than 50% of my grade are girls. Yaaaa... Sucks to be them.
by Stormynow on 10/11/2011 11:55:38 PM
Yeah,I'd bust out the midol.
by iluvmusic♥ on 10/11/2011 9:03:07 PM
by wishuponastar97 on 10/11/2011 9:00:30 PM
go to the doctor!! i used to have horrible horrible cramps but the doctor put me on birth control pills and now its all better!
by mesuchrecarpendaes on 10/11/2011 6:46:25 PM
Hey I'm so sorry this keeps happening . But do try the midol! Also I love taking naps... The heating pad helps and I also like every once and a while ask my mommy for a massage. It helps keep ya relaxed. Hope I coul help and good luck finding remidies!
by cuddlebug143 on 10/11/2011 4:49:02 PM
I get that too!! i have to stay home from school all the time!! thanks this really helps a lot! im trying to do really good this year in school and i cant be missing school all the time! thanks!!!! ;)
by lilriver123xD on 10/11/2011 4:19:39 PM
by BeachCoffee on 10/11/2011 4:17:54 PM
I've been getting mine every 2 weeks.
Not fun at all, especially since I get killer cramps when I'm on my period.
by rock-itpop on 10/11/2011 3:38:45 PM
by Gotducttape on 10/11/2011 2:31:25 PM
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