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Ive had hair under my arms and "down there" for about 2 and a half years. Ive been getting discharge for about 1 year and a half. I dont feel any attitude changes, or mood swings, or cramps, like symptoms of a period. I am 14 years old, my grandma got hers when she was 14, and my cousin got hers when she was 16. idk when my mom did because I was from a donor egg.. so. When am I going to get it i dont want to start bleeding out of nowhere!
by kiwi135 on 12/28/2013 8:57:17 PM
MOD MOD MOD MOD! Ok I really don't know if this is my period or its something else. Well there was a dot of red in my panties this morning. So I changed and its back. I have some sighs. Sore breasts,mood swings,cramps,headaches,i can fall asleep anywhere,also forgetfulness and hair ) up and down). So plz plz plz plz write back!
by Alexa:) on 10/20/2013 1:56:37 PM
MOD MOD MOD MOD!!! my discharge.was brown for a week and then i gors the.next week and happens agains . i never had my period but im teally moody sore breasts always hungry cramps ! also hair up and down. idk whats wromg with me!! Plz help
by Alexa:) on 9/17/2013 11:39:13 AM
MOD MOD MOD! I think my period is coming (its my first time). I get cramps and headaches a lot. my allergies are worse than usual. I have pubic hair (armpit and down south). I forget thing a lot. im really cranky. im achy and tired (I get great sleep). my breasts are sore (size 34a). I have discharge for 2 years now. also on saterday in my discharge was little spots of blood. has not happened since. is this my period? Plz plz plz write back.
Hey girl! It may be your period, since those are a lot of the symptoms. Everyone is a little different though, so there's no way to know for sure until you get it. xoxo
by Alexa:) on 8/23/2013 2:13:32 PM
MOD MOD MOD! Im pretty sure im getting my period (my first time). I get cramps and headaches. My allergies are a little bit worse (doc said im not sick). Mood swings. in the morning im happy, noon cranky. tired during the day. I sleep very good. I had discharge for 2 years now. also my breasts are sore (size 34a). Saterday in my discharge was red spots ( a lot). has not happened since. plz write back. plz plz plz.
Hey chica! Sounds like that might be your period- take some ibuprofein for youe cramps and headache and take a nap in the middle of the day, which should help your mood swings a little. xoxo
by Alexa:) on 8/23/2013 1:38:58 PM
MOD MOD im 13 years old i have had the icky gel stuff for a long time close to a year or so. i always get really depressed at night or even in the middle of thee day and i feel like just bursting into tears. i dont ever get cranky though randomly. i wear a 32 a bra. i dont really know when my mom got hers. i have had hair under my arms for 5 years... and down under for like 2 years. i dont really get any cramps. i get hungry really fast and always eat a lot. I have a little bit of a belly but have always had one. I'm freaking out because i "blossomed" early but just went through a growth spirt (that i think has stopped") and i am worried about not getting mine. Plz respond! i have taken a bunch of quizzes that tell me I'm soon but i just dont know
Hey girlie, you're definitely going through puberty. Unfortunately, there is no real science behind when you get your period. Even a doctor couldn't tell you for sure. Just be prepared. Ask your mom to buy you pads and keep one in your purse or in your locker just in case you get it while you're out or at school.
by lizzy51500 on 8/12/2013 6:45:42 PM
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Ok look I'm eleven and most of my friends have their periods and I don't the talk about it all the time plus I have some of the symptoms cramps mood swing stuff like that so is it coming soon?
Hey Hg10120, it probably is coming soon. No worries girl, when the time is right, it will come. Xoxo
by Hg10120 on 8/11/2013 11:19:41 PM
I have spent awhile looking up sighs and I have all from this site and other sites should I be worried I know it happends to everyone (girls) but I'm kind of scared and I'm around the age when my mom her hers too ( like 1yr older) and I just want to know if I should be scared cuz I am also school Is staring in 15 days I think and I don't want to be in gym and then it happen and everyone see soo can I have some advice thanks byee😘😁
by Austynbaby on 8/11/2013 12:54:13 AM
Hi My name is Esmeralda im 14 years old. I fist got my period 3 moths ago it is july and i still havent had it yet so im concerened of its happening? it all started April 19 when i used the bathroom and wiped and saw red blood on the paper toilet.I then put a pad and went to school at school i changed it once the blood was now brown during that week on saturday it turned light purple sort of lilac-ish. I told my mom and she saw but was not convinced it was my period because the flow was medium and it still hasnt returned. But i told my doctor and she said it was my first period. But i'd like to know the signs of its return?
by esmelicious on 7/23/2013 5:05:02 PM
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Im 12 and 1/2 my mom thinks I will my period soon. Im a little scared but I also think she's right. I have lots of discharge and I have to use panty liners. I havent been been feeling well lately and my nose bleed this morning. I've been kinda grumpy lately and feel tired most of the time. I can't stop eating. I weigh over 100 pounds and I have breasts and pubic hair. I know the non stop eating could be caused by just growing but the rest is kinda anonymous in my mind. ?.? Any ideas
Hey girl, I think it will definitely be soon!
by Tess<3 on 7/6/2013 11:25:05 AM
So I haven't gotten my period yet, I'm 13 and I have a few questions to make sure I'm growing normal...
I've been getting discharge daily, (few months now) but randomly ill get green dots in it
Is my down south area suppose to smell creamy every now and then?
My boobies have felt tender for a while now
My guts have been hurting
I get frustrated easily/ I always want to be right
(Here's a random one: at what age do you get turned on at?)
I've talked to 3 of my bffs and asked them for advice about how to tell my mom and they tolde to tell her straight up...
My mom hasn't given me the talk yet(but I've looked up and googled some stuff)
My mom have me some pads last summer in case I got my period during camp... (Didnt and have t used them) should I use them now during discharge? They are kinda big and don't fit in my undies... Just the travel sized ones).
So if anyone knows or feels the same way leave me a message please! I'm really worried about the smell though... Thanks
by Pineapplesweets on 6/25/2013 8:07:44 PM
by xoxomaddie2 on 6/25/2013 12:04:22 PM
What does it mean if you have clumpy dark brown discharge? I looked up online and it says it could be signs that I'm getting my period. Is this true??
by snowbellcat on 6/13/2013 6:51:18 PM
by lyv15 on 6/13/2013 10:28:24 AM
by Diana113 on 6/13/2013 8:21:40 AM
by Sophie_2501 on 6/9/2013 6:09:03 PM
Am unsure about when my period may start as i havent had any of that discharge and the hair under my arms hadnt grown but everything else is happening like i am always really crampy and sooo hormonal somtimes i just break down in tears for nothing and i am worried and my friend has had her period so i sorta want mine to come and i am twelve and a half now so it is really due. I an like super skinny so i havent really being geting breasts as obviously as everyone else put now i am and i just need to know if i sorta have all the synptoms and i need some advice on how to cope and find it easier writing things down and reading than talking to my mum or anything like that so ya. Umm i also have hairs down south and sweat and smell qite alot so what is the verdict ? Please help me !
by Sophie_2501 on 6/9/2013 5:36:56 PM
by watsmyuser on 6/8/2013 1:11:51 PM
When it comes, you'll know, I promise. There will be no mistake. If you're worried about stains, wear panty liners. xx Hannah M
by lilibet112 on 6/3/2013 4:23:30 PM
by lilibet112 on 6/3/2013 4:21:05 PM
by cheergeek_xo2001 on 6/3/2013 2:41:59 PM
by cheergeek_xo2001 on 6/3/2013 1:34:48 PM
by pokerface16 on 5/30/2013 5:10:51 PM
Oh, and I've having trouble sleeping for a week or two, plus been kinda foggy.
by lil'beautylover27 on 5/26/2013 11:38:52 PM
by lil'beautylover27 on 5/26/2013 11:37:30 PM
by Morgan.m2001 on 5/22/2013 3:17:03 PM
Hi my name is morgan
Recently I have been experiencing :
Are these signs that I'm close please help
by Morgan.m2001 on 5/22/2013 2:43:18 PM
by question22 on 5/19/2013 9:02:42 PM
by kirbypower1 on 5/18/2013 12:33:13 PM
by daddysgirlxoxoxo on 5/11/2013 9:23:52 PM
by DONT.BLINK. on 5/9/2013 8:46:41 PM
I got super sore boobs, sweated a LOT, and a month before I got these break outs that wouldn't go away no matter what I did.
by physicschick on 4/23/2013 4:19:59 PM
My name is Alea and I'm 11 years old. I've been throwing up almost every month since November of 2012 and its April 2013. I just got sick yesterday. When I got sick I saw that there was white fluffy and gooey stuff in my panties. Also I have been having diarrhea. I would really like to know if my period is about to come on. I have also been having cramps every now and then. Please help me!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
by Booswagg99 on 4/13/2013 6:16:02 PM
by chacha_mochacha12 on 4/8/2013 7:44:57 PM
Hey meand my friend Haley have a "growing up" club we talk about puberty periods boys bras etc. I almost have all of the sign. I haven't had discharge yet... Well can someone explain what it looks like.. I had kind a gooey white stuff down there but it was omly gooey for a few minutes then it soaked up in my undies is that normal??
by foxy roxy on 4/2/2013 10:33:12 PM
I have all of these signs before I get my period. except before now i never knew that they were signs!
by torib on 3/31/2013 7:16:45 PM
I'm 12 allmoust 13 and I haven't got my first period yet. I've been having these signs like 2 years for now. I have rally bad head in my tummy and headache, slight cramps and mood swngs which started 2 days ago and haven't stopped yet. (I have disarche for 2 years too) Could this mean I'm going to start my period?
by zozannu on 3/30/2013 5:29:17 PM
i got cramps like 6 months ago. yesterday i saw what looked like blood in my panties. i havnt seen it since then. ive been nauseous and clumsy and have headaches and slight cramps. will i start soon??????????????? im 12
by ctillis on 3/26/2013 10:36:32 PM
by ginita0302 on 3/23/2013 1:10:07 PM
by MTC 415 on 3/22/2013 11:30:55 PM
For girls who need other symptoms:
confusion or fuzzy thinking
changes in libido
cravings, especially for salty or sweet foods
abdominal and pelvic cramps
breast swelling and pain
edema (visible swelling, particularly in the hands, feet and legs)
worsening of chronic conditions like arthritis and ulcers
difficulty with coordination, being more prone to accidents
dizziness, decreased balance
heart pounding (palpitation)
by mackie70 on 3/22/2013 11:36:21 AM
by mackie70 on 3/22/2013 2:23:12 AM
I'm 11years old and I just had a really bad cramp I told my mom and she gave me some medicine for it and she told me to keep checking my underwear for blood and that she thinks I might be starting my period and I believe her because my boobs have been sore and swollen,I just had a cramp,and I have pubic hair growing down there and under my arms. But I'm really scared about starting my period. Do u have any tips for me? I do keep pads and tampons in my purse and stuff. And I just had a headache. Any tips??
by Love turtles on 3/18/2013 5:31:30 PM
My name is Hannah, and I am 13, almost 14. My middle school days are drawing to a close, and yet I haven't started my period yet. I have all of the signs and symptoms. I have had them for months. I've researched very possible symptom, and I have almost all of them. Moodiness, bloating, cravings, cramping, boob growth, pubic and underarm hair, and stomach problems. I don't know what's wrong with me. All of my friends have started, even my younger friends. I asked my mom and she said she started at the beginning of 8th grade. For me, 8th grade is almost over. Help?!?
by PixieLicious60 on 3/17/2013 6:51:14 PM
by naenae14 on 3/14/2013 6:30:08 PM
by GL4life1 on 3/9/2013 10:54:55 PM
I am 11 and I want to know when will I get my period.A few days ago I got cramps and I didn't feel good and sometimes I crave for sweet things to eat.And I also got a lot of hair down their and little armpit hair .When will I get my period cause I want to know when.
by ginita0302 on 3/9/2013 10:14:54 AM
by hottie1250 on 3/8/2013 7:02:21 PM
by ghalyahasproblems on 3/8/2013 11:01:36 AM
I have all of the following stuff listed but yet I still dont have my period it really upsets me when I see all my friends getting theres and I'm all left out ! I have had discharge ever since the beginning of 6th grade and now I'm about to be in the 8th grade.I havent talked to my mom about it because my mom is not really the understanding type, so I kinda feel like im on my own with this whole thing and I could really use some pointers with this whole thing so that I am not completely alone.
by jordantluvsu on 3/6/2013 8:50:17 PM
by ChristinaXxoxxo on 3/4/2013 12:40:47 AM
I am 14 and i've never had my period and my lil sis and older sis have theirs they both started when they where around 11 and 12 y didnt i my started hers then too
by chelsea04 on 3/2/2013 1:40:03 PM
by Fizzo13 on 3/2/2013 10:46:10 AM
I'm 11. I haven't had my first period yet!! I'm scared it will start soon. I started getting discharge in 5th grade and starting wearing bras in the middle of 5th. now being in 6th, I notice I am getting some of the signs. Maybe a month or so ago I stsrted having painfully cramps. I told my mom and she said to wait a little while to see if I start. I have waited but nothing has happened. I eat a lot more now ( idk if that is craving) and gaining wait very easy. I am not over wait, but I am afraid that if this is a sign of my period i might get stuck with eating to much. my sister started a month ago, but she gets kinda annoyed when I ask her questions . I am really shy around my teachers , so if I start my period there I would be to scared to tell someone. what are some ways I can be prepared?
by PurpleRain08 on 3/2/2013 10:11:27 AM
by SILly0905 on 3/1/2013 9:42:51 PM
by ataylor on 3/1/2013 5:59:13 PM
by ataylor on 3/1/2013 5:39:16 PM
by lovesoccergirl00000 on 2/25/2013 2:05:23 AM
Ok this is awkward but here goes. I am 11. I am always self conscience about myself. I am 5'7" and weigh 104 pounds. I can never be positive about myself. The worst of all, I started puberty. I am getting boobs and Mom won't let me get cups even though my boobs stick out of them. I got my period in November and then again on December but it is now February and I haven't seen it. I am very worried. I am scared that it won't come back since it been a while. I just feel out of the ordinary since kids pick on me and I got called the grossest girl in school because I started all this. Please help me! ASAP
by $lover on 2/21/2013 7:01:21 PM
Omg thank you!! You were a bigger help than the other person!
by $lover on 2/21/2013 3:32:35 PM
by $lover on 2/21/2013 3:21:29 PM
by $lover on 2/20/2013 8:29:55 PM
chelsea_99- Hey just want to let you know since Mods are busy. It is normal to be irregular for the first few years. My mom wasn't regular until after I was born, so don't worry that is completely normal. One month you could have it.. then two weeks later again.. then 3 months later. Your body takes a while to get used to these change.
by bluegirl80 on 2/19/2013 5:24:08 PM
I have had my period for just over 2 years, my period was due 2 and a half weeks ago and i am late, I have not be sexually active at all! I am just really worried,a few days after my period was due I had cramps and a few other symptoms so i assumed it was coming but it didn't. I also know that this might be because of stress and i just started school three weeks ago and i have been pretty stressed due to school, is that what may be delaying my period, i have had dishcharge over this time. Is this normal ? Thankyou ! xo
by chelsea_99 on 2/19/2013 12:37:14 AM
this isnt really about this but how do i ask my mom to buy me pads im a beginner and me and my mom arent really close what do i say help!
by watermelon55 on 2/12/2013 12:56:19 AM
by Tumblr8012 on 2/11/2013 5:36:46 PM
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by animallover0 on 2/8/2013 11:12:23 PM
It never fails: I always talk about/wonder when my period is coming the day before it happens. CRAZINESS! >.<
by the_girl_in_goal on 2/5/2013 5:04:10 PM
by caterina on 2/4/2013 5:28:40 AM
by kimchacha on 2/4/2013 3:42:13 AM
by kimchacha on 2/4/2013 3:40:26 AM
I have never had my period and everyone in my family has even all my friends and im 14 my little sis started it and she is only 12 why am i the only one who hasent my mom says I should have got it by now should i be worried?
by chelsea04 on 2/3/2013 10:01:08 PM
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I wear pads but my mom says I should wear tampons cause their easier but the thought of a tampon makes me feel so
uncomfortable I like pads I dont like the thought of tampons they creep me out
by redvelvetluv on 2/1/2013 10:46:11 PM
Lately I have been feeling very queezy,little off balance,and I have been really grumpy , I asked my sister and she said, you might be starting soon. Is that true?
by Maddie12001 on 1/30/2013 1:36:33 AM
by gigiluv on 1/22/2013 9:01:32 PM
I have been having some discharge and I found a little blood the other day in my underwear. How soon should I except I full blown period. I just want to be prepared. Thanks
by dancergurl42 on 1/20/2013 10:44:02 PM
Hey girl, check out this page and see if it helps:
We have everything you need to know about all things period! ♥, Your Blog Patrol Babes
by Kayla_Mariee on 1/19/2013 11:48:04 PM
by Kayla_Mariee on 1/19/2013 11:33:11 PM
by PinkiePie413 on 1/19/2013 1:37:02 AM
Hey there. I'm almost 12 and I haven't had my period yet. All of my friends have. My sister had it when she was 12 as well. Should I be worried?
by ilovecookie1 on 1/18/2013 4:50:35 PM
Okay I'm a little freaked out about this and I didn't know what I should do. Well I'm 14 and in less than a week ill be 15. Anyways I have never had a period. a couple months back this white stuff started to come out of me and I'd have to wash underwear so many times because if this. Well today these awful pains were going on in my stomach. I actually had to stop myself for a minute until they passed on. Anyways after u got home from my basketball game I took a hot bath to help ease my stomach pains and this dark reddish brown stringy discharge like fluid was hanging out of that area so u got out and took toilet paper to just pull it out. I asked my mom and she said that I was probably getting my period and that it was just a blood clot. But after about 4 or 5 hours nothing else has came out. Should I be worried or is this just my period starting? Please please help.
by annie1234 on 1/15/2013 10:52:48 PM
I'm 16 I am sexually active . My period is almost two weeks late and my breasts are feeling tender and my face is breaking out. I am physically active running and playing basketball about two hours everyday. Can you tell me why I'm late?
by Ashlibabey10 on 1/15/2013 9:38:54 PM
by Rachel001 on 1/15/2013 4:22:40 PM
So Im 13 and I have all of the signs:
-boobs growing (I'm a 34A) been developing for 3 yrs
-loads if discharge 2 years
- moodiness depression
- Underarm hair
- leg hair
-lots of hair down there
And after I read this (I've never heard if this being a sign) I realized for the past couple days I've been forgetting lots of stuff
Please help Im not desperate for it but I want to know when it's coming
by jess-styles on 1/13/2013 9:15:45 AM
by lovely440 on 1/12/2013 8:05:45 PM
I have Celiac Disease and since I go to boarding school, i can never get entirely away from gluten. I notice that the hives/rash gets worse.
by Cocoa Loco! on 1/12/2013 11:01:47 AM
by jodie114 on 1/10/2013 2:03:15 PM
by Ggirl00 on 1/9/2013 7:48:32 PM
Hey, im not the only girl in my family, i have an older sister... but shes away for college. I live alone with my dad, and im 13 years old so you know im having girl problems. From what i read here, i understood that my period is going to beging soon, and im kind of freaking out. Theres no one around me that i can talk to about this, and what makes it worse is, i suck at being a girl. im not fashionable, i dont do makeup, I never had a boyfriend (dont want on) and I do not like to talk about this. I don't live in America anymore, so i have no idea where im going to get pads. I dont know how often im supposed to shave, or anything like that. what am i going to do?!?
by Asena K. on 1/9/2013 5:32:06 AM
Hello I am almost 14, I'm in high school all my friends have there periods and I just feel I'm never going to get it !The only person I No that didn't have it Just got it Two days ago so I feel alone.i have some sign like moody and I'm growing everyday I'm 5'4 and I kinda have a problem with my weight I'm skinny for my age My Dr. said that at my age I should be 115 pounds but I'm 97 I hate my body cause I look like as stick and I eat a lot I have Barely any acne I can feel the acne but you can't see it .I have armpit hair and hair down there.I have barley no boobs and I hate it !I can barely fit in a A32(the first size)My Mom got her period at 14 and I don't want to wait any longer,I know people say that your time will come and it will happen when it's supposed to happen then why's it taking so long I can't sleep at night or wake up! I feel like I need to take night pills My Stomach has been Hurting a bit I also get Discards sometime and it's Happening Since September,What should I do?
by Sara778474 on 1/8/2013 7:15:53 PM
by forever21gurl on 1/6/2013 5:09:41 PM
by JussMe Michelle on 1/6/2013 1:34:37 AM
Ok, so I am 10 years old 4'9" and about 90 pounds. And so like ive been sleeping like a vampire up all night sleep all day almost. i've been getting acne for a year now. i have a lot of dark thick curly pubic hair (hair "down there") and ive been noticing that my leg hair is becoming more darker, im starting to get armpit hair. i do have very small breasts like a little bit tiny bit bigger than breast buds. ive been mooody all week. ive also been craving a bunch of junk food like candy, pizza ice cream cones, and stuff like that lately for about 2 1/2 weeks. and then there is this spot it my back that has been hurting its hard to describe the pain because it almost like i just need to pop it or something. today my stomach hurt in the car for like only a minute, i didnt tell my mom because i thought it was just nothing. I'm to afraid to tell my mom because she doesn't know that "i know" and what i mean is she doesnt know that i know about periods, vagina, sex, etc. And i wouldn't have
by JussMe Michelle on 1/6/2013 1:12:05 AM
by JussMe Michelle on 1/6/2013 1:11:49 AM
by animallover0 on 1/4/2013 11:07:58 PM
Hey I'm freaking out!!!! I've been very mood swingy and I get cramps in my stomach then I have diarrhea for like 3 weeks then it goes away!! I don't know what's going on and I haven't gotten my period yet and I've been getting yellow stuff in my undies and I feel wet all the time!! Please help!!!!
by meghan s. on 1/4/2013 6:14:52 PM
I've been getting yellowish stuff in my undies and I had cramps and dirrahea for like 3 weeks and I think it's coming back. I've been having alot of mood swings and I'm growing underarm hair and my boobs are very tender they have been growing for about 2 and half years so please help!!!! And get back to me as soon as possible I'm really worried
by Meghan S. on 1/4/2013 6:04:07 PM
i'm still confused on how i'll know when exactly when my period will start again
by jaynasa on 1/4/2013 12:55:03 PM
by Bebe4x on 1/3/2013 2:56:23 PM
by hopie9351 on 1/2/2013 4:11:22 PM
by kenbon on 1/1/2013 11:20:03 AM
by unicornteaddybear999 on 12/30/2012 7:38:07 PM
im thirteen next week.
ive been having discharge since i was 10 years old, my breasts have been growing for 2 and a half years
they are really tender
i always have stomach cramps and it really hurts
im always crying at the minute and half the time i dont even know why.
i never used to crave food but recently i have been like all the time. sometimes its foods i dont even like.
by MilliesCookies on 12/30/2012 6:51:32 PM
by kyky357 on 12/29/2012 1:28:35 PM
by acodyluv13 on 12/29/2012 12:08:17 AM
by WinnieGirlie on 12/28/2012 6:26:14 PM
by WinnieGirlie on 12/28/2012 4:42:11 PM
Hi girls! I just opened to clubs and I have open spots and positions for you to apply for!
Club1-writers circle<3 is a club for aspiring young writers like myself. We offer story advice, character inspiration, criteria and more! It's also a great place to meet other young writers
Club2-TeensForTeens is a group that handles tougher issues that girls are facing such as bullying, drugs, fights, and more. We offer mild friendly advice and ban hate.
Hope your interested!!
by kenbon on 12/28/2012 2:29:33 PM
Guys just get it so easy.....
by myfatsquirrel on 12/28/2012 12:40:32 AM
by dancer4life<3! on 12/27/2012 1:50:01 PM
by luvleylady13 on 12/27/2012 12:37:13 PM
OMG. I HAVE ALL 4 SYMPTOMS!!!!
by Bobalina on 12/26/2012 10:49:08 PM
by nicole.michelle on 12/24/2012 4:53:56 PM
Okay, I have had trouble with my period for about two months now...There was a time when I was on it for over 3 weeks and it was extremely heavy..that was about two weeks ago.I became anemic and I am taking vitamins and doing everything in my power to get it under control and I have already seen a doctor about my periods and she put me on birth control...which seemed to be working but once again I am on my period! But this time it is really light and it seems like instead of just blood, I might have skin coming with...I am really concerned and I don't know what it could be! I know this can not be normal so I am just wondering what could possibly be wrong with me..?
by Nicole.Michelle on 12/24/2012 2:47:28 PM
by cutedoggy411 on 12/20/2012 11:48:24 AM
I'm usually hyper on my period, so I don't have to worry about hormones making me cranky :p
by MsKCupcake on 12/17/2012 1:33:41 AM
by evenkath on 12/14/2012 3:49:54 PM
by faith3799 on 12/7/2012 6:30:51 PM
for me, it's still difficult to tell whether or not it's coming since pain and acne pretty much occurs on a daily basis. i never know when it's coming and it makes me mad because it always occurs when i least expect it to.
by monicagrace on 12/6/2012 9:33:26 PM
by GlitterGirl14 on 11/26/2012 7:33:00 PM
by soccacheer on 11/15/2012 9:33:58 PM
by ashbabe567765 on 11/12/2012 3:34:13 PM
Hi I am 11 my birthday was in late August I got my period in early September is that weird at all? I am in fifth grade but I got held back so I should be in sixth grade. I told 5 people about it and none of them got theirs and anyone else that I know of. I know everyone gets it at different times but I feel alone like if I have any questions I can only ask my mom but that feels strange to me. My mom got hers at 9 so I guess it is about the time I am supposed to get it. Any advice. Also I was in the bathroom(I carry a bag with stuff that I need in it.) and when I came out the mean/popular kids were in there and were like did you change I said no then they looked at me weird. By the way my homeroom teacher, gym teacher, and nurse knows. What to do???
by beca11 on 11/10/2012 5:00:32 PM
a day i think
by dana0323 on 11/6/2012 10:04:12 PM
by dana0323 on 11/4/2012 10:01:14 PM
by wesdelwarrior on 11/1/2012 9:40:40 PM
by chic_gracie on 10/29/2012 6:51:27 PM
by KMBSmiles on 10/28/2012 8:53:53 PM
by ROBOTUNICORNZ on 10/27/2012 3:57:59 PM
by KMBSmiles on 10/25/2012 9:24:43 PM
When Aunt Flo comes to town for me,she brings LOTS moods swing,hunger,a bit of breakouts,and maybe even some cramps or tiredness.
by GirlyGaby on 10/23/2012 9:55:49 PM
by olivia19 on 10/21/2012 10:17:21 AM
by olivia19 on 10/20/2012 9:06:31 PM
by olivia19 on 10/19/2012 4:09:36 PM
by purple10115 on 10/19/2012 6:56:37 AM
Hi once a month i have a pea size amount of blood when i wipe.I have it once a day for one or two days is this my period?I always have very bad cramps and headaches around that time.I have had this since may.I have had discharge for almost two years and it is very heavy.
by olivia19 on 10/16/2012 4:47:05 PM
by JadeLover231 on 10/14/2012 6:02:37 PM
by doglover463 on 10/12/2012 10:19:03 PM
by soccacheer on 10/11/2012 9:19:49 PM
Hi, I am twelve and I have so much discharge and have had hair down there for abt a year and I still haven't gotten my period and all my friends have. Do you know when I will get it?
by JadeLover231 on 10/9/2012 5:19:41 PM
all these signs ek
by mibby1 on 10/7/2012 5:26:34 AM
by mibby1 on 10/7/2012 5:20:37 AM
by animalgurl on 10/4/2012 9:25:03 PM
by cookiemonstah123 on 10/1/2012 3:20:08 PM
by swifty#1 on 9/28/2012 11:59:16 PM
by fantastic8805 on 9/28/2012 10:28:42 PM
by fantastic8805 on 9/28/2012 10:20:02 PM
by fantastic8805 on 9/26/2012 2:42:00 PM
by fantastic8805 on 9/26/2012 10:55:06 AM
by fantastic8805 on 9/25/2012 1:55:57 AM
Oh wow ok some of these I have been experienced
by nymah08976 on 9/24/2012 7:09:13 PM
I have these terrible cramps and I talked to my doctor and she didn't now why I was cramping up and I still don't now what these cramps are, I also have think milky colored discharge and I ask my mom if something was wrong but she didn't know what to say and I'm not sure if this a sign of my first period I don't know what to do!
by Oreodiamond on 9/22/2012 12:26:57 PM
by Oreodiamond on 9/21/2012 8:36:49 PM
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I'm 14 and i didn't start my period yet. But when i do, i want to know, can you still take showers when your on your period? Does it make a difference the way you wash yourself?
Also, sometimes at school, i can tell when a girl might be on her period because i can smell it!!*eww* :'(
I don't want to be like that when i'm on my period, so what are some tips to make sure i keep the "scent" hidden? Thanks!! oxoxo
by Sparksfly on 9/20/2012 6:04:32 PM
by kat_147 on 9/16/2012 11:33:16 PM
by cuddlebug143 on 9/15/2012 4:49:44 PM
by cookiemonstah123 on 9/10/2012 2:46:00 PM
I just came out of the bathroom and I think I started my period. It's just that it's a week early and there's this weird brown discharge. I've had it for 5 years so far and I've never seen that color discharge. Is it normal?
by sonnet on 9/3/2012 3:26:34 PM
hi ma friend has been having cramps but she has not started her period . is it normal??
by lovy on 9/3/2012 11:40:52 AM
by coolchick110 on 9/2/2012 11:47:51 PM
by kpriest on 9/2/2012 9:45:25 PM
by purple10115 on 9/2/2012 5:19:44 PM
by purple10115 on 9/2/2012 4:19:21 AM
I should be getting my period soon, I have all the signs of it coming, and my sister got hers when she was about my age, so I want to ask my mom for pads to keep at school just in case I get it at school. The problem is, I always get SO embarassed asking and end up asking about our schedule for today. Here are some questions:
How do I get that last minute courage?
Should I ask for liners, too to wear everyday?
by elizabeth01 on 9/1/2012 8:41:26 PM
by taytaychicken331 on 8/31/2012 1:18:37 PM
by mibby1 on 8/31/2012 7:42:22 AM
by thtblondgirl on 8/30/2012 8:42:42 PM
I have been getting cramps for the past few days an today I was mad at the world an then I started crying randomly. I have had discharge for about two year now and I haven't had one day when I hadn't gotten it. I also felt really tired and had big headaches (annoyed by everything). I really wan my period to come. Are these signs?
by thtblondgirl on 8/30/2012 8:05:54 PM
by talitha on 8/30/2012 5:37:07 PM
by talitha on 8/30/2012 5:28:34 PM
by Justine.Ross16 on 8/29/2012 1:15:57 PM
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by Angel2012xxx on 8/29/2012 9:00:11 AM
by justkeepswimmin98 on 8/27/2012 8:34:55 AM
by Girlzrock123 on 8/26/2012 11:59:56 AM
by Raina_smith on 8/22/2012 4:36:31 PM
by Raina_smith on 8/22/2012 1:52:27 PM
by Pinkcupcakekitties on 8/22/2012 12:34:18 PM
by Raina_smith on 8/22/2012 12:00:20 PM
by ilovedance12 on 8/21/2012 7:13:30 PM
by Raina_smith on 8/20/2012 6:26:01 PM
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i gave up and just put some paper towels in my underwear like u said to do.... But now my stomach hurts really bad. So does my head and my back, is this normal? And how do u relieve cramps and headaches and
Hey chica! Try taking a warm bath (it'll help with the cramps) and call your dad to see if he's okay with your taking ibuprofen for your aches and pains. xoxo
by Raina_smith on 8/20/2012 3:56:50 PM
by Raina_smith on 8/20/2012 3:49:03 PM
Hey girly! Sorry to hear about all the tampon trouble! Tampons can be tricky and take some getting used to. If it hurts, you might not have the right angle. Try reading this article: http://www.girlslife.com/post/2011/04/19/Tampon-trouble-It-still-hurts.aspx
If you’re at your wits end with tampons, stuff some paper towels in your undies and wait for dad to get home with some pads. They are much easier! Try a nice hot shower to pass the time. The hot water will help with cramps and distressing and you won’t have to worry about blood in the shower!
by Raina_smith on 8/20/2012 3:10:54 PM
by Raina_smith on 8/20/2012 1:36:46 PM
by Raina_smith on 8/20/2012 12:15:36 PM
by Sarah_12 on 8/20/2012 11:40:45 AM
by hope0515 on 8/20/2012 9:41:02 AM
by purple10115 on 8/20/2012 6:27:49 AM
by amanda16 on 8/17/2012 11:16:44 AM
by sophiabest1 on 8/17/2012 10:14:24 AM
by katester on 8/17/2012 2:17:16 AM
I've been extremely aggressive for no reason lately! Does it mean I might have my period soon?
by artgirl16 on 8/16/2012 8:00:25 PM
by emilee571 on 8/16/2012 5:16:19 PM
by liliesandroses on 8/15/2012 12:34:51 PM
by alyssadiver on 8/14/2012 1:34:33 AM
by hermionegirl12 on 8/13/2012 8:31:54 PM
before i had my period i was like crying for no reason and thinking too much and was also breaking out like...ALOT. Then goes the period...
by iluvbtr on 8/11/2012 10:35:11 PM
Also should i ask my mom if she could schedule me an appointment to ask the doc about how long it will be till i get my period
by rainbow2girl on 8/11/2012 3:03:33 AM
by Girlzrock123 on 8/10/2012 10:48:45 AM
i have all the signs but its not coming is this bad????
by sweetycake on 8/10/2012 3:46:28 AM
So if I had went to Busch gardens then got sick on a ride two day before my first period would that be why I got sick
by Cookie318 on 8/8/2012 7:12:58 PM
I've missed my period for 2 months! I don't have a boyfriend and I just got my first period about 4 months ago! Is this normal?
by pokemonchic on 8/8/2012 1:48:09 PM
by jellybean411 on 8/7/2012 6:15:28 PM
oh, I wish I had read that sooner, I would have been more prepared cuz it was only like 2 weeks after my last 1 so I wasn't worrying ugh....
by hellokittyhasissues on 8/6/2012 9:33:38 PM
by GlitterGirl14 on 8/6/2012 7:56:08 PM
by twigflick on 8/6/2012 5:28:35 PM
by m2addyoliver on 8/6/2012 1:17:13 PM
You could put them in your pants right at the top and have half of it sticking. Then put your shorts over it.
by m2addyoliver on 8/6/2012 10:14:12 AM
by GlitterGirl14 on 8/6/2012 9:18:21 AM
I usually don't have any room in my bookbag for pads. After a pad bad experience (it fell out of my bag right in front of my crush and I tried to play dumb... it didn't work) I have settled on tampons. Anyways, any suggestons on where to 'hide' them?
by nike836 on 8/6/2012 2:10:48 AM
I got my first period about 4 weeks ago. (I'm eleven) So I asked my mom if I could try a tampon. She saidyes so we went to Walmart and got the super skinny ones. When I got home my mom showed me how to put them in so I did. But one it got to a certain point in my vagina it would stop and if I would try to put it in more cause it wasnt in all the way it would hurt and not go in. She said that I have a tiny piece of skin up there and it breaks when I have sex but how do I break it to put a tampon in?
Please help my period is coming soon and it would be better to wear a tampon instead of a pad.
by m2addyoliver on 8/5/2012 7:05:54 PM
I got my first period almost four weeks ago.(I'm eleven) So if I get my next one on time I should get it in five days. The past two days I've been getting this white sticky discharge (I know this sounds wierd but) that you can rub between your fingers is that normal?
by m2addyoliver on 8/5/2012 6:46:33 PM
by purple10115 on 8/5/2012 8:05:46 AM
Hey LOLGirl109, yep while discharge is annoying it is normal. You could always wear a pantyliner, which is like a really really small and thin pad that goes in your underwear. It keeps the discharge from staining your underwear. You can find them for cheap at CVS, Rite-Aid, Target, Wal-Mart or any grocery store. Hope this helps! Xoxo
I'm kinda embarrest to ask my mom because in December I thought I got my period but it was actually discharge. But my discharge has been in my underwear for more more than 6 months! And also, Is it normal not to see discharge when I wipe, but only in my underwear? Lynae P.
by LOLGirl109 on 8/4/2012 11:09:42 AM
by Glitterheart16 on 8/3/2012 7:50:17 PM
by Sarah_12 on 8/3/2012 12:57:10 PM
by Sarah_12 on 8/3/2012 12:34:23 PM
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by Sarah_12 on 8/2/2012 8:31:07 PM
by Littlepuppygirl on 8/2/2012 4:37:12 PM
by isyrocks on 8/2/2012 3:03:38 PM
Ok, this is really embarrassing, but I think I'm depressed. At first I thought it was just because I was on my period, but for 4 months now I've been smiling a lot less and withdrawing from everyone. I feel useless. I don't want to talk about it with my parents because they might make me go to counseling, and my friends will think I'm just being dramatic. What should I do?
by PeAcHeS!!!! on 8/1/2012 2:42:43 PM
by Girlzrock123 on 7/31/2012 12:20:39 PM
by hannahrose116 on 7/30/2012 5:20:21 PM
I got my first period, and it was pretty heavy. Is that normal? I heard that your first period was supposed to be light.
by madds07 on 7/28/2012 9:31:36 PM
by Lovestruck11727 on 7/28/2012 1:00:28 AM
by sassystriker on 7/27/2012 8:19:04 PM
by Gymnastics172 on 7/26/2012 9:24:26 PM
Um, just wondering, how to do you sneak a pad into the bathroom without anyone noticing? I have to wear a uniform every day and I don't have any pockets!
by alexia_directioner<3 on 7/26/2012 7:35:32 PM
by flufkim8 on 7/26/2012 6:19:39 PM
I'm so confused about my period! A year and a half ago, I saw a reddish brown stain in my underwear, but I haven't seen it since. My doctor says I should be getting it soon, and I felt really bad cramps, but then they went away and I haven't seen any blood!! I'm so confused this is my first time is it normal for this to be happening?
by briannaf202 on 7/25/2012 4:21:16 PM
by Bannana99 on 7/24/2012 2:59:45 AM
by kaymalu on 7/23/2012 4:24:20 PM
i like it
by donna1 on 7/23/2012 1:27:11 PM
by donna1 on 7/23/2012 11:17:48 AM
by LoveHappens on 7/22/2012 10:20:47 PM
Hey donna1, yep girl that's normal. Every girls flow is different, and yours is just heavy. My period was the same way. Xoxo
I just had my first period and its really heavy is this normal? Lynae P.
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by Nightless on 7/21/2012 3:36:58 AM
This is a great article! I just got my period a month ago so its still irregular, but I've had a lot of the signs on here and its really helpful to know because I'm going on vacation in a week. Thanks for the article!
by awesomegirl4everandalways on 7/20/2012 11:06:29 PM
by WhiteStripe3 on 7/20/2012 10:23:10 AM
My period is going to start soon my aunt just died and cheer
leading is starting im hating it!!!
by Luna8844 on 7/20/2012 12:52:04 AM
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by rockstar58 on 7/18/2012 2:07:03 PM
by pccool on 7/18/2012 12:11:58 PM
I start getting a lower back and stomache ache about a week before my period comes. Then,about a day before,I get a really bad headache. I'm one of those girls who has craving. I need,need,need salt!
by iluvmusic♥ on 7/18/2012 10:22:00 AM
2 weeks ago I started coughing a little bit. And I hardly ever eat and here lately I've been eating A LOT! About 3 days ago I got 2 cold sores. And I have a TON of acne all of a sudden. Could this mean I'm going to start my period?
by kourtnee24 on 7/17/2012 4:21:02 PM
by ars511 on 7/17/2012 3:32:34 PM
by WhiteStripe3 on 7/17/2012 2:00:45 PM
I always get a painful pimple when my period is about to come. If I'm really diligent in my skin care around the time it comes, then it really isn't that bad. I'll probably get one pimple on my chin or something. But if I slacked, then it would be worse.
by NJessicaN on 7/16/2012 10:24:24 PM
by iluvflowers on 7/16/2012 6:04:28 PM
OMG! ME TOO! But, it was my first period..and I got it this morning...
by georgetownroad on 7/16/2012 1:55:35 PM
That's so funny because I was literally going yes, yes, yes, yes, and then I got my period this morning lol :p
by MusicIsLove123 on 7/16/2012 1:03:59 PM
by Symphoni789 on 7/16/2012 12:30:49 PM
by sugar7410 on 7/16/2012 12:27:52 PM
i dont know if im getting my period. there has been white goo in my underpants and my breats are very sore. this has been going on for a very long time. does that mean im getting my period soon and how can i know before it comes so i can be prepared?
by pigzrock on 7/16/2012 10:43:59 AM
i havent had my period yet,but i have brown spots in my underwear! is that bad? my mom is scared and taking me to the docotr but i think its juust my period... ive had it for 3 days now
by lolo1298 on 7/15/2012 9:30:43 PM
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by kikidee12 on 7/15/2012 8:40:39 PM
aleve to the rescue! i HATE cramps!
by myfatsquirrel on 7/15/2012 8:32:19 PM
by georgetownroad on 7/15/2012 5:10:48 PM
i seriously just got my period on July 10. but a couple days before i had serious headache, dizziness when standing, and not eating anything in 3 days, for people that have had there period did this happen to you?
by bandbuddy on 7/15/2012 11:04:11 AM
by neonroxursox on 7/15/2012 2:11:11 AM
okay sooo... this week im goin camping with my friend and we r going to be going swimming.. and this week im supposed to get my period. and i never used a tampon before.. and i told her im not going to use a tampon.. and she said come on.. u have to learn sometime.. im really scared of tampons. i dont wanna use them.. HELP!!!
by love4321 on 7/14/2012 11:51:53 PM
ughhh gotta hate periods i wonder what its like for guys hmmmmmmm...............i hate when you r on vacay n it comes on like really mother nature!!grrrrrrrr and im kinda scared of tampons:/ so that doesnt help at all!
by kay/rocki on 7/14/2012 10:54:22 PM
by kay/rocki on 7/14/2012 10:50:02 PM
i havent had mine
by gigigirl83 on 7/14/2012 9:33:03 PM
Mine usually only last 5 days but they are the worst 5 days ever! I hate it! I used to be anxious to have mine now I envy girls who don't...haha
by Acutiebookworm on 7/14/2012 8:28:05 PM
I keep my spirits up when I have my period by going for a run. It always leaves me feeling refreshed and less tired and achy.
by supersingershannon on 7/14/2012 7:03:28 PM
i HATE the days leading up to my period. my face(and my back sometimes..ew) breaks out and my boobs and pretty much the rest of my body is sore and i eat more and i have trouble sleeping and concetrating sometimes and i'm always tired and grouchy...and EMOTIONAL! UGH good thing its only for a few days each month...:/
by Alykat18 on 7/14/2012 5:29:14 PM
A few months agoI thought I had gotten my period. It didn't come back the next day, and I haven't gotten it since. Is this normal? Did I get my period? I'm confused... (._.) What does that mean? Thx-a-million! Xox<3
by Vjazzy08 on 7/14/2012 4:58:51 PM
Hey smiley.<3, yea it shouldn’t be that irregular. My period was the same way and I had to go to the doctor. Now I take birth control to regulate it, so that may be the solution for you. Head to the doctors and see what they recommend. Hope it gets better. Xoxo
by Lynae P. on 7/14/2012 3:52:59 PM
Hey heather99, I think now is a good time. You’ve already had your period so you know what to expect and how to take care of yourself. Tampons come with a list of instructions just in case you get confused. Go for it girl. Xoxo
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by gleek18 on 7/14/2012 3:26:06 PM
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I've had my period for 4 years now but they are still irregular. Each month I write down how many days between the start of each period and it varies anywhere between 22-41.It's not a very big deal except for I am usually surprised when I do get it. Do you think this is something to worry about? Thank you!
by smiley.<3 on 7/14/2012 2:53:00 PM
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I'm 12 and i've been having my period for about a year. Its not exactly regular, but i can etimate hen its about to come. I want to start using tampons but idk what is a good age. What do you think?
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by xXMissBehavedXx on 7/14/2012 12:41:51 PM
I am 12 and I haven't had my period yet. I have been having all these signs! I am really worried about getting it for the first time. How to I relax myself so I stop freaking out?
by missyrox18 on 7/14/2012 10:11:39 AM
To keep my spirits up when that time of the month rolls around, I read a good book.
by otter77 on 7/14/2012 9:42:04 AM
ugh I start getting these symptoms up to 2 weeks before each period, plus mine last for 5 days then 7 more of spotting!And I can't take birth control or other meds to take down the severity!
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