Posted by: HI | 2009/03/23

Mixed up periods

These last 6 months my period is very mixed up, normaly I would bleed for 4 days from start to finish in a 28 day cycle, then all of a sudden after 12 days I start bleeding again, not heavier but longer - 6 days and then my cycle change again to a 32 day cycle with 6 - 7 day bleeding, now all of a sudden this month its back to 21 days. Whats happening with my body and how can I correct it without BC pills as we ttc? Had a papsmear which was normal about 2 months back and the gynea which I saw said she couldn' t see anything wrong with my uterus or tubes, When I asked her about my mixed cycle, she only told me I must loose weight before she can help me further. Please help me as this is very uncomfortable. (Sorry for TMI)

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If you are overweight, this can cause you not to ovulate, which may be responsible for the mixed up cycle. You should have a scan to exclude PCOS. The next thing would be to check whether or not you are ovulating.

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