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i am not prego, why am i not having a period since i had my baby?

had a regular period befor i got prego then after i had my son no period at all and he is almost 1. no cyst or infection

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AnGiE250

Asked by AnGiE250 at 9:40 PM on Oct. 14, 2009 in Health

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  • Are you nursing full time?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:43 PM on Oct. 14, 2009

  • This would be normal if you are breastfeeding.
    Gailll

    Answer by Gailll at 9:50 PM on Oct. 14, 2009

  • If you are not nursing I would do some research and consult your physician.

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    JoyceTN

    Answer by JoyceTN at 9:58 PM on Oct. 14, 2009

  • HI, This is normal, be glad don't have to deal with it. Especially this is expected if you are breastfeeding often enough. My son is 6 years old, and I just got my first period a couple months ago. By the way he weaned himself from nursing at 5 years and 9 months old. So I had no period for about 7 years. It was wonderful! And now I don't even have cramps, my period is pretty good except I get a headache during that week.
    Nasheeta

    Answer by Nasheeta at 11:07 PM on Oct. 14, 2009

  • certain birth controls also will do this
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 4:13 AM on Oct. 15, 2009

  • As others have said, this is completely normal if you're nursing.
    fluud7

    Answer by fluud7 at 4:57 AM on Oct. 15, 2009

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