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Are you fertile a week before your period?

Are you fertile a week before your period?

Possible: It is possible. physiologically in a 28 day cycle, ovulation take place 2 weeks before your period. The ova -egg- usually lives up-to 4 days. Now, could your ovulation time changes couple of days, yes (because your period time is not known), could the egg live longer than expected, yes, and therefor it is possible to be fertile 1 week prior to your "expected period", although the chances is low. ...Read more

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If you have sex on your ovulation day are you suppose to miss your period right after ovulation?

If you have sex on your ovulation day are you suppose to miss your period right after ovulation?

You could miss your: Period at it's anticipated time if you are pregnant. Having sex does not guarantee that you have become pregnant. If your period is late then please take a home pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Are you fertile about 2 days before your period?

Are you fertile about 2 days before your period?

Midcycle: Ovulation happens about 14 days before the onset of a menstrual period. An ideal menstrual cycle last 28 days, so ovulation occurs around mid cycle. The "window of opportunity", i.e., the chance to get pregnant around this time is about 24 hours. ...Read more

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Are you supposed to ovulate before getting your first period after stopping bcp?

Are you supposed to ovulate before getting your first period after stopping bcp?

Yes: You cannot have a true period naturally without ovulating, so that must happen before the first (natural) period. ...Read more

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Are you fertile the day after your cycle?

Depends on: The details, number of days, but - that would be early for most women. ...Read more

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Are you fertile the day before your period?

Are you fertile the day before your period?

That would not be a: Good time to try to get pregnant. However, if you don't want to get pregnant then please use protection every time you have sex. ...Read more

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Are you able to get pregnant if you are not ovulating? For example, if you had sex the day after your period ended.

Are you able to get pregnant if you are not ovulating? For example, if you had sex the day after your period ended.

No: There is a very short window of time during which a follicle (egg) can be fertilized once released from the ovary. You can't conceive earlier or later than this window of time, which is about 2 weeks after your period ends. Birth control pills prevent ovulation anyway (99.9%). ...Read more

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If you missed your period and your not pregnant ..Next month can you still ovulate?

If you missed your period and your not pregnant ..Next month can you still ovulate?

Yes: You could ovulate at any time. If you have irregular cycles it's impossible to predict when ovulation is going to occur. ...Read more

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If you miss your period after unprotected sex what are the chances that you're pregnant?

If you miss your period after unprotected sex what are the chances that you're pregnant?

Take a test: If you think you might be pregnant check then check a home pregnancy test. They are cheap, reliable and available at any pharmacy. You do not need to guess if you are pregnant or not. With a simple easy home you can have an answer in minutes ...Read more

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If you are fertile seven days before ovulation and you are intimate four days before ovulation can you get pregnant ?

If you are fertile seven days before ovulation and you are intimate four days before ovulation can you get pregnant ?

Yes: It's all a matter of semantics. Unless you're using contraception, you're considered fertile as long as you ovulate regularly. However, you won't get pregnant unless you have sex a few days before thru a few days after ovulation (sperm can live for several days inside you). So yes, you can get pregnant by engaging in unprotected sex 4 days prior to ovulation. ...Read more

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Do you ovulate after your period or before your period?

Do you ovulate after your period or before your period?

Before and after: Before and after, in your mid-cycle, 14 days after your period starts, and if you have a period every 28 days, 14 days before the next one, approximately. ...Read more

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If your late on your period are you pregnant?

If your late on your period are you pregnant?

Possibly: Purchase a home pregnancy test. They become positive at about the time you would be 1 week late. If its negative, repeat in 1 week. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant after your ovulation period?

Can you get pregnant after your ovulation period?

For a short time: After ovulation, the released egg is viable for approximately 24 hours. If you are trying to get pregnant, tracking ovulation basal temperature monitoring or an LH surge kit can help to roughly identify when this period will occur. If you are trying to avoid pregnancy, keep in mind that up to 25% of couples using the rhythm method (also called natural family planning) will get pregnant! ...Read more

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Are you fertile the day after you get off your period?

Are you fertile the day after you get off your period?

Ovulation: You are fertile when the ovary releases the readied egg. This process is known as ovulation. Sperm, which can live up to five days inside of the female, can cause pregnancy if left in the vagina on any of the five days before ovulation. Ovulation happens just shy of half way through the menstrual cycle. ...Read more

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How many days after your period do you start ovulating?

How many days after your period do you start ovulating?

You count backwards: from your next anticipated period. Take number of days long your cycle and subtract 14. If you have a 28 day cycle - you would ovulate on day #14. If you have a 30 day cycle you would ovulate on day #16. Etc. ...Read more

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How long will you ovulate after your period of 5 days?

How long will you ovulate after your period of 5 days?

14 days before: Ovulation occurs consistently about 14 days before your next cycle. If you know how many days there are from the first day of the bleeding to the next during your normal cycle just subtract 14 days. This allows you to predict when you should be ovulating. ...Read more

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Do you ovulate after your period or before your period?

Before and after: Before and after, in your mid-cycle, 14 days after your period starts, and if you have a period every 28 days, 14 days before the next one, approximately. ...Read more

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At what maximum rate can you ovulate after your period ends?

Depends : The older you are the quicker it tends to be till the time of ovulation. In general you take your cycle length and subtract 14 to figure out your approximate day of ovulation. For example a woman with a 30 day cycle ovulates around day 16. ...Read more

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How early can you ovulate after your period?Im a 30 day cycle lenght

How early can you ovulate after your period?Im a 30 day cycle lenght

It can vary: The timing of ovulation can vary, however, if your cycles are consistently 30 days apart, you are probably ovulating around days 15-16 because after you ovulate, if you're not pregnant, it should be about 14 days until your period starts. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you ovulate right after your period?

Shorter cycles: A women could ovulate as soon as 7 days after her period starts and still be normal. She would be having periods every 21 days because the period always starts 14 days after ovulation. ...Read more

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Do you ovulate right after your period? Mine was only 3 days. Ended yesterday with intercourse yesterday and ejaculation.

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Do you ovulate right after your period? Mine was only 3 days. Ended yesterday with intercourse yesterday and ejaculation.

Here are some ...: Regardless of personal period regularity, ovulation, i.e., fertile time takes place some 2 weeks before period. So, the degree of female fertility starts 1-2 days before ovulation and gradually decline over a duration of about 5 days. Based on these, you would be more accurately counting the timing for actions. But still remember, failure rate of such contraceptive measure is still never perfect.. ...Read more

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Do you ovulate 2 days after your period?

Do you ovulate 2 days after your period?

Unlikely : Normally you ovulate on about day 13 or 14 counting as day 1 as the first day of your cycle. ...Read more

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Do you ovulate 14 days after your period?

Do you  ovulate 14 days after your period?

Yes: Yes, this is a fairly accurate statement, but it's not set in stone. If you have a 28 - 30 day cycle, you can expect to ovulate close to day 14. Day 14 is by starting to count with day one on the first day of bleeding of your period. ...Read more

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Do you ovulate before or after your period?

Do you ovulate before or after your period?

Before: Ovulation causes changes to the uterine lining preparing it for pregnancy. If conception does not occur, the change in hormonal levels (dropping) causes menses (the lining is shed) to occur and the menstrual cycle to begin again. Women who do not ovulate, often do not menstruate. ...Read more

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Can you ovulate 2 days after your period ended?

Can you ovulate 2 days after your period ended?

?, see below: What we know for sure is that we have our period 14 days after we ovulate, not the other way around. If one ovulate 2 days after the period, then one will have the next period in 16 days. Some people have their periods ea. 21 days but aren't the majority. If one have a long period &a short cycle, it could be possible but it's not the majority of the cases. ...Read more

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Can you ovulate 8 days after your period?26d cycle..

Can you ovulate 8 days after your period?26d cycle..

14 days before: An easy way to remember ovulation is that it occurs 14 days before your next cycle. If you know how many days between periods then you can calculate an approximate ovulation date. ...Read more

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Can you ovulate 7 days after your period also what are ovulation symptoms thanks?

Can you ovulate 7 days after your period  also what are ovulation symptoms thanks?

14 days before : Ovulation occurs 14 days before your next menstrual cycle. If you had a menstrual cycle every 21 days then yes you would be ovulating on day 7. The best way to know if you are ovulating is to use a home ovulation kit available at any pharmacy. This is more reliable that tracking symptoms. ...Read more

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Do you ovulate 8 days after your period finishes every month and is it normal to have light blood when I wiped but this has only happend once ?

Do you ovulate 8 days after your period finishes every month and is it normal to have light blood when I wiped but this has only happend once ?

Ovulation: It depends on your length of cycle. Typically women ovulate mid cycle. Normal cycle is 28 days so one would expect to ovulate around day 14. If you have a 6 day menses, then yes, you could ovulate 8 days after the end of your period. having some light spotting or pains around that time can be normal. ...Read more

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Can you ovulate few days after your period has just finished have pcos so irregular periods on metformin since march how do I know when i'm ovulating?

No: Ovulation does not occur soon after menses. The problem is that women with pcos can have bleeding that is not infact menstrual bleeding, but rather is abnormal bleeding that is out of sync with the normal cycle. I recommend you see your gyn as despite metformin treatment your cycles are still irregular. Treatments can include clomid, (clomiphene) ovarian drilling, increasing metformin dosage, excercise, etc. ...Read more

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