Headache And Vaginal Bleeding Between Periods

Last Editorial Review: 6/15/2020

If your periods are not regular and you are older it could be a sign that you are heading into the perimenopausal period. Headaches can be common during this time as well. Other reasons for changes in your menstrual cycle and headaches could include anything that disrupts your hormone levels, like thyroid disease or stress.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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