rrhea is when a woman who has had no
rmal menstrual cycles stops getting her monthly period for 3
or more months
Causes of secondary ameno
rrhea include stress and anxiety, malnutrition, depression, overexercising, sudden weight loss or gain (obesity),thyroid disorders and hormonal imbalance due to polycystic ovarian syndrome(PCOS).Smoking is also associated with secondary ameno
rrhea. Sometimes tumors of the ovaries and brain may also cause absence of menstruation.