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Period and brown discharge

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I am 16 and on January I noticed a brown discharge on my underwear. This lasted for the 3 days and then went back to normal. Then, a month later (February) I got this brown discharge again that lasted the same (3 days). Since that moment it has never appeard again (for about 6 months) and I am scared because my mom and my older sister got their first period when they were 13, and my mom wants me to go to the gynecologist
Please I need help!
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replied August 29th, 2017
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern.
Probably this is an initiation of your cycle.Just relax.Though it is a bit late but I hope you will start menstruating very soon.

I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
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replied January 17th, 2018
Hi again
Im sorry that I came back here, but I am still worried. In 3 months I’ll be 17 and still no period.
(Update) On september I had brown discharge for 2 days, on november for 4 days.
And now (January) I had brown discharge for 3 or 4 days. In 2 of those days, apart from the brown discharge, I also had some blood on my underwear.
Its now been a year since I had brown discharge for the first time, but still no period
Please, I need to know what is going on with my body. Is there something wrong?
Thank you!!
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replied January 25th, 2018
You can try eating couple of dates (about 7) everyday. This always helps me when i'm having bleeding lighter than normal.
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