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On your Period - April 4th 2012, 11:23 PM

How do you feel when your on your period what feeling do you get?
   
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Re: On your Period - April 4th 2012, 11:45 PM

Its different for every girl. Common feelings are:
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-Fatigue

For me, I mostly just get more tired. However I have plenty of friends who get cramps, but its nothing that some Advil can't help.


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Re: On your Period - April 4th 2012, 11:54 PM

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Re: On your Period - April 4th 2012, 11:59 PM

Insane horrible cramps that make me feel like someone his tied my stomach in a freaking knot. My cramps are baaaaad...

Other than that, I don't change much. I crave chocolate sometimes, though. Also, my breasts sometimes tend to get sore during that time.


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Re: On your Period - April 5th 2012, 12:06 AM

Thanks for the tip its goin to help a lot!!
   
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Re: On your Period - April 5th 2012, 01:03 AM

I get really emotional, I crave foods (usually meat since I have low iron levels anyways), I get cramps (pain-relievers work wonders for them, though), and I sleep a lot. Before the pill, I also used to get really bad acne. It's different for everyone, just take some time with what you experience and find remedies that work for you.


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Re: On your Period - April 5th 2012, 01:13 AM

Thank you so much knowing what happened to other girls it relaxes me knowing that everything isnt a surpises
   
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Re: On your Period - April 5th 2012, 07:35 PM

I think my only sign is I get cramps. I don't think I get that moody unless I'm complaining about the cramps
   
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Re: On your Period - April 5th 2012, 07:58 PM

I become slightly irrattible for a day or so , i often get a bad spot on my face that clears quickly, and i actually get a really sick feeling for the few days before my period, but i don't usually get any cramps so i guess i'm lucky






   
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Re: On your Period - April 5th 2012, 08:05 PM

I get cramps, like really, really bad ones (which usually go away with movement or taking warm baths), and I usually get pretty cleared out while I'm on it... I get tired, and slightly more annoyed and angry than I usually am...

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Re: On your Period - April 6th 2012, 01:30 AM

When I get cramps I get cranky, and when I don't I usually just feel exhausted.


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Re: On your Period - April 6th 2012, 06:53 AM

I have really bad PMS, it was basically diagnosed with PMDD, and besides my 15 day natural periods, my moodiness was one of the reasons I got on the pill. Now on the pill, I get a bit of cramps, ridiculously bloated (I bloat a lot, and am not entirely sure why) and tired. Before, I would get:
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The pill helped me a lot, but I still get a bit of moodiness, I guess, after remembering snapping at my partner just last weekend. It's either that, or I'm just mean, and I blame my period. Either way.


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Re: On your Period - April 6th 2012, 08:50 AM

i used to get really bad cramps, now i get pretty normal ones i suppose, mostly in my lower back. i get a little bloated, i gain like a pound usually so not super bloated but yeah, and i crave junk food like crazy. i get slightly more irritable but not really bitchy or anything, i dont really get PMS lol.
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Re: On your Period - April 6th 2012, 05:04 PM

I get break outs and my stomach hurts. Sometimes I get really cold. Right now, I haven't had a period for a month or two, I don't know why. I've read that this might be due to my intense physical trainings as I'm training for a marathon, but I'm seeing my gynecologist if this goes on.
   
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Re: On your Period - April 6th 2012, 11:38 PM

I usually get cramps, some back pain & headaches. Being a girl sucks.




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Re: On your Period - April 6th 2012, 11:59 PM

I get cranky and irritated, especially around family a few days before I know its that time of month again. Other than that, I get quite bad cramps and nausea. Fun times. xD
   
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Re: On your Period - April 7th 2012, 12:06 AM

back pain, bad cramps and real bad headaches and i crave white chocolate around that time too
   
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Re: On your Period - April 7th 2012, 07:06 PM

Well, before my birth control I'd have the usual cramps, fatigue, diarrhea sometimes, bloated, EXTREME moodiness where I'm either waay depressed or angry... And I'd have a heavy and longer period so there would be discomfort. With birth control all of that stuff is a lot better to the point where I barely realize I have a period. But every girl is different.


   
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Re: On your Period - April 7th 2012, 11:20 PM

Let's see. I get:
-Cramps
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-Acne break outs
-Cravings
-Moody
-Irritable
-Very sensitive
-Stressed easily
-Cold very easily
-Sometimes hot flashes

All to different degrees for each period too. My mood swings can get interesting. I can be very sensitive or snappy, although I try to not take it out on the world baha. My cramps lately haven't been that bad, but normally I need to take super Tylenol or something.

Oh and my immune system drops too. Every time I get sick, it's normally around/after my period




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Re: On your Period - April 8th 2012, 10:17 PM

The usual. Cramps, random mood swings where one moment I'm perpy and upbeat and the next minute I'll throwing chairs around and raging at the world. Being a female is suffering.
   
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Re: On your Period - April 9th 2012, 12:31 AM

It was worse before I started on birth control, but generally I get mild cramps, which make me cranky. Pretty much any emotion I'd normally experience is just multiplied. I crave junk food a lot too.
   
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Re: On your Period - April 9th 2012, 01:09 AM

- Terrible cramps
- Moodyness/irritability/emotional
- Increased sex drive
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-The only time I ever really want something sweet


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Re: On your Period - April 9th 2012, 01:14 AM

I don't get cramps but I do crave random foods, use the bathroom more often ( i usually go every chance I get), and I usually feel uncomfortable all the time. The last one is probably something strange but I feel like my body never is comfortable.
   
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Re: On your Period - April 9th 2012, 01:29 AM

I usually have:
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Re: On your Period - April 9th 2012, 03:58 AM

When im on my period for about two days i have terrible cramps ):
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Re: On your Period - April 9th 2012, 08:27 AM

I get really hungry a couple days before, cramps really bad, big mood swings (happy to sad/angry) erm lazy haha, and I bleed really bad too.
   
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Re: On your Period - April 11th 2012, 01:01 AM

with what all of you are saying i am lucky not to have my period


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Re: On your Period - April 11th 2012, 03:21 AM

I don't get cramps or anything, but I get very depressed. I get mad at every little thing and I cry my eyes out. I'm a freak when it comes to my period!


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Re: On your Period - April 11th 2012, 06:19 AM

Personally, I get the worst cramps. I also get really emotional and really tired.


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