In recent years, the topic of periods and period blood have become much less taboo in our society. It’s important to know exactly what your particular period blood looks like, as this can save you from dangerous health conditions. To give you an example, if your period is colored a lighter pink, this may signify lower estrogen than normal and may be a sign of osteoporosis later on in your life.
uDoggybag can help you find out what exactly the color and/or consistency of your period blood will tell you about your health situation and how to deal with anything it reveals.
Below we break down 7 different period colors and/or consistencies, and what they mean for your health: