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ok i fixed it so its not complicated..question, might be tmi adult content

so my what i am gonna assume is my period this month is nothing but old blood and rusty colored blood, its very light..any ideas of why it is like that? is that normal? ive never had one like that before..its been this way for 4 days now.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 2:34 PM on Jul. 23, 2010 in Health

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  • sometimes stress can cause your periods to be light and off.
    sandraberke

    Answer by sandraberke at 2:35 PM on Jul. 23, 2010

  • When I have a period like that, where it seems more like heavy spotting than even a light period, it's because I didn't ovulate. If you're not charting, then you can't know for sure, but that's what it means for me.
    DragonRiderMD

    Answer by DragonRiderMD at 2:37 PM on Jul. 23, 2010

  • You might have not ovulated last month. Its not "old" blood,its just so light it dries up on the way out.
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 2:37 PM on Jul. 23, 2010

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