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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Bluman
23 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Yes: Yes.
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
28 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Yes.

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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Safe: People can have sex during menses. However if you are asking if this means pregnancy won't occur - the most I can say is the probability would be quit ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rowan Paul
16 years experience Sports Medicine
Perfectly safe: Use a towel, or menstrual cup but if you are comfortable with it, it is perfectly safe to have sex during periods.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
Doubtful: A women ovulates 2 weeks before her period, so having sex during the period would be very unlikely to get a women pregnant.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Rare: When it comes to sex and pregnancy there are no zeros. However, the risk of pregnancy is nearly zero when you start your menses. Especially first tw ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Please Clarify: If you are having periods you are not pregnant. What do you mean 'effect on pregnancy?".
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Edwards
27 years experience Pediatrics
Definitely: People commonly think they can't get pregnant if having sex during a woman's period. However, it is certainly possible to get pregnant, having unprote ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carol Peters-tanksley
35 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Pregnancy symptoms will begin only after embryo implantation, which should be shortly before the time of your period. Intercourse during your period w ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
There is no such: thing as 100% safe against pregnancy when no protection is used. However, if your partner used a condom correctly, that would lower the already excee ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Likely, no: If you had unprotected sex during your period, the chances of pregnancy are low but not zero. Your discharge now doesn't say a lot about whether or n ... Read More
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