Women's Health Community
Why does my period start and then stop and then start again.
About This Community:

A community for people with Women's Health-related concerns. Ask a question, join a conversation, share experiences: medical conditions, general health, and management.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Why does my period start and then stop and then start again.

Hi,
I'm 18 and ive had my period for 6 years.i am overweight and i wouldnt say have a healthy lifestyle. My periods were never regular and i always had a heavy bleed and painful cramps. For the last 6 months or so ive had fairly light periods every 6 weeks or so. I find it very hard to keep track of them because 1. it starts and goes on for about 7 days but then about 2/3 weeks later i have a bleed for 2-3 days. I dont know then whether this is the start of a new cycle or if there is something to worry about. as it stands im just ignoring the bleed in the middle and counting my cycle as 38 days. This month my period started on wed evening....very light pinkish bleed...i woke up thurs the same light bleed. thurs afternoon nothing. thurs night nothing. fri morning nothing. friday evening it came baack again but again very light. This morning its heavy enough with black clots. I was at the doctor yesterday because i have an infected sebaceous cyst on my bikini line....i also had cysistis 2 weeks ago which seemed to cure its self when i took cystapurin. Ive had alot of pelvic pain since...mainly on my right side...sometimes its sharp trobbing pain other times its just pressure. The doctor tested my urine and said i have blood and protein in it and i hav a kidney infection. So she gave me augmenton duo antibiotic for the infected cyst and kidney infection. She also took blood to test my hormones and see whats going on with my periods. My main questions here are why does my period stop and then come back then stop again etc and may i have a womans health disorder? My biggest fear is that ill be infertile!
THanks,
Related Discussions
Avatar n tn
oh and by the way im not on any birth control pills and i never have been
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Recent Activity
Avatar f tn
Blank
Why is my vagina bleeding again?
1 hr ago by RaginaVagina
Avatar f tn
Blank
Belle313 commented on Belle313's status
5 hrs ago
4769306 tn?1451008167
Blank
KeeLolo commented on Baseline blood work a...
11 hrs ago
Blank
Menstrual Tracker
Track your cycles
Start Tracking Now
Blank
Weight Tracker
Reach your weight goals
Start Tracking Now
Top Women's Health Answerers
Avatar universal
Blank
973741 tn?1342346373
Blank
134578 tn?1455656688
Blank
1340994 tn?1374197577
Blank
Raleigh, NC
136956 tn?1425609872
Blank
Mississauga, ON
4851940 tn?1385441629
Blank
United Kingdom
Women's Health Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488 tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543 tn?1443740527
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
01/15 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGD, FICCMOBlank
Top Women's Health Answerers
Avatar universal
Blank
973741 tn?1342346373
Blank
134578 tn?1455656688
Blank
1340994 tn?1374197577
Blank
Raleigh, NC
136956 tn?1425609872
Blank
Mississauga, ON
4851940 tn?1385441629
Blank
United Kingdom