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My menstrual cycle has been coming every 31-32 days and

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My menstrual cycle has been coming every 31-32 days and lasting 7-8 days. Is this concerning?

 

Hello, I´m Dr. Rubio

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Has your period always been like this?

 

Customer: replied 23 days ago.
No just the last 3 months. Terrible pms too

Have you ever been under stress or anxiety?
Are you taking any medication?

 

Customer: replied 23 days ago.
Yes both stress/anxiety. I’m only taking thyroid meds

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Dear friend, the cycle in women can be up to 35 days and is normal, so worry, however in your case for having a history of hypothyroidism and recent stress are reasons that increase the levels of cortisol (stress hormone) so they can affect or generate a hormonal imbalance and see these changes in the period but once your stress improves and is controlled your hypothyroidism your period will normalize.

 

 

Do you have any questions???

Customer: replied 23 days ago.
Ok thank you

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