Heavy periods (BSL)

Heavy menstrual bleeding during your period can be really distressing.

It’s one of the most common reasons for people who menstruate to see their doctor. According to Women’s Health Concern, 1 in 3 women describe their period as heavy. At least 1 in 20 women speak to their doctor every year about this problem.

Heavy periods (heavy menstrual bleeding)

Contact us in BSL

Our health information team can help you with any questions about periods. You can speak to them using BSL through the Contact Scotland BSL service.

Find out how to use the Contact Scotland BSL service

Last updated:
06 April 2023