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Mentrual cycle shortening

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BibiThree Mon 15-Aug-11 13:52:45

Has this happened to anyone else? I've always been regular as clockwork, 28 days, 5 days bleed. This last year my periods have been between 5 and 9 days long and over the last 6 months they've been coming every 24 days on average, lasting over a week. That only gives me a couple of weeks off before the next one comes. Is this something that happens with age? I'm 32, have 3 children, youngest is 4.

Thanks

EssentialFattyAcid Mon 15-Aug-11 13:54:32

Sounds possibly perimenopausal to me - your GP could check your hormone levels for you

BibiThree Mon 15-Aug-11 14:06:45

Thank you, that's what I was afraid of sad
Will get to GP as soon as possible.

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