How Late Can Your Period Be?

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Regular menstruation (also called eumenorrhea) lasts for a few days, usually 3 to 5 days, but anywhere from 2 to 8 days is considered normal. The average menstrual cycle is 28 days long from the first day of one menstrual period to the first day of the next.
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Generally, it takes 28 days from the last time your period started for you to have your next period. This is especially true if you have a regular menstrual cycle. Some women though wait up to 35 days for their next period to start. You can find more information here: women.webmd.com
Your period can be so late that you can totally skip it. Late or skipped periods can be a result of many things including anxiety, stress, illness, medications and both physical and emotional exhaustion.
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