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Period query - warning tmi

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tb Sun 02-Dec-12 09:59:57

Could it be that the effort of cycling has an effect on any uterine contractions and so speeds up the 'travel' of the blood you are losing - hence the bright red. If the blood hangs around a bit, or drips slowly, it will be brown as it isn't quite as 'fresh' iyswim.

Uppermid Tue 27-Nov-12 22:51:56


Uppermid Tue 27-Nov-12 21:27:18

Is it normal that after I've cycled to or from work when I'm on, that the blood I lose is bright red? Even if its towards the end of my period when it's usually a bit darker and browner (sorry!) after a cycle ride its bright red again.

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