Menarche

What is Menarche?

Menarche is the first menstrual cycle, or first menstrual bleeding, in female humans. From both social and medical perspectives, it is often considered the central event of female puberty, as it signals the possibility of fertility.

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Why at 52 and half years am I still having periods. I'm not on any hormones is this bad?

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Dear member,
Thanks for writing to healthcare magic.
The age of menarche I.e starting of...

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I am a 30 years old lady.
I suffered from irregular periods till 2011 and after that i started getting regular periods.
However, my cycle was...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
One delayed menses is not irregularity in menses

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Dear Piu,

You are concerned about this delay in menses for mainly...

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My daughter is not pregnant but has missed her period for 2 months. I was l6 before my first period
do you think this is normal for a 15 year old

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Irregular periods at menarche are totally normal and justified!!!

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Warm Welcomes. I appreciate your trust in HCM and...

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