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Should I be worried?  I have a 26 month old son who still nurses frequently, so I am figuring maybe my hormones are just messed up right now from that.  But I'm still concerned. 


I thought I had my first post partum period back in September or October, but now I don't know what is going on, what is a period and what isn't.  I had that episode, pretty light, lasted about the right length of time.  Then a little over a month (maybe month and a half, but I have NEVER been regular as far as timing of my period, so that part is normal for me) later, beginning of November, I thought I started my period, but it was only very light spotting for 2 days.  Then, in mid December, I had a similar episode as the first, which I considered my period.  But then I started bleeding again on Christmas, and have been bleeding off and on since then.  Sometimes it starts with bright red gush and then turns into spotting for a few days, then stops for a few days, then starts again!!! 



What is going on?????  Anyone had this happen when their periods started up again?



Heather, Vegan Dietitian, Wife to DH since 9-04, mom to Pepper : and mom to born 10/09
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