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Being Overweight And Getting Pregnant
Possibly: Obesity is a factor in infertility, meaning that having a high BMI can make it hard to get pregnant. Talk w/ your primary care provider about how to manage your weight before getting pregnant because we don't want you to lose weight during a pregnancy. Be sure you eat lots of vegetables, fruits & healthy fats (nuts, seeds, avocado, olive oil, salmon, etc) and protein. Take a brisk walk daily! ...Read more
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Can exercise hurt your chances of getting pregnant? I am slightly overweight and I have to work out an hour a day six days a week to even start losing inches not pounds. I have heard that over heating your body could hurt your chances of getting pregnant
Does fat burner pills limit chances of getting pregnant? I am 15 pounds overweight and thinkin of getting pregnant end of this year
There are NO: "fat burners" that actually burn fat. Only eating less than you burn up with exercise will do that. DON'T take any unnecessary medication while you're trying to get pregnant -- who knows what's in it and how it could harm you or your fetus. Why take chances with your pregnancy? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What are the chances of getting pregnant if you had your tubes tied with just a clamp 5 years ago and you were, and still are, overweight?
I'm 21, 5ft, 121lbs. Have small (4-5 in no.) pcos. Am i overweight? Will exercise work for me too? Will I have problems getting pregnant in future?
Exercise is good: There is no way to know if the exercise will regulate your periods or get you pregnant in the future, but it quite often works. More importantly, exercise and weight loss will improve your general health and reduce your risk of chronic medical conditions that are common in women with pcos. ...Read more
After our condom broke i took Plan B one step 1-2 hours after sex but i'm a bit overweight, what are my chances of not getting pregnant?
Not Pregnant: Plan b works. What you failed to mention is anything about where you are in your cycle or when you ovulate in your cycle. ...Read more
I'm on deposit i had my first shot in august and i'm overweight how will that affect me getting pregnant i alwasys had irregular periods?
Other options: Depoprovera is an effective birth control method but it does lead to appetite stimulation which can lead to weight gain. If you are already overweight consider switching to another method. Once you stop a birth control method you will return to your normal fertility state. There are no long term changes to fertility after using birth control. That is a myth. ...Read more
If I am over weighted and im losing weight and im doing sport.Does this overweight affect that im not getting pregnant, all my hormone tests are clean?
What are the odds of a girl with a thyroid the size of a thread and slightly over weight getting pregnant?
May be.: If you are planning on pregnancies in the near future, best to wait on having any type of body contouring surgery at this point. Complete pregnancies, achieve a long-term stable weight, and then evaluate to see whether you will need the help of a plastic surgeon to achieve your goals. Best wishes. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Here are some ...: The odd to conceive from per-cum is probably zero, but no one can guarantee to say it in 100% manner so to serve political correctness and professional self-protection since there is still few sperms in pre-cum. Nonetheless, do HPT in 1 wk after missing period and repeat it in 1 wk if the 1st was (-) and still in doubt. More, seek pro-evaluation & counseling. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not sure...: ...what you're asking. The best time to conceive is when your physical, mental, financial health are optimized, and a caring and committed partner has been selected. ...Read more
I have been trying to get pregnant and I'm not getting pregnant. Does this mean I can't have children
No, but...: Couples can go up to a year w/o conceiving and still have nothing wrong w/either of them. The bigger question is why do u want to have children? I would discuss it with as many people as possible before reaching that decision; as it is a very serious question with permanent effects. It might be best to wait a few years before considering the question again. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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