Usually abnormal uterine bleeding (AUB) results from
unpredictable hormonal changes, so it cannot be prevented. But
being overweight can affect your hormone production, which increases your risk for irregular menstrual bleeding. If you are overweight, losing weight
may help prevent abnormal uterine bleeding.
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