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Can I Be Pregnant If I Just Had My Period
Can i be pregnant if i just had my period like a week ago on february 1st and today is the 11th. I just feel like throwing up but i don't feel dizzy?
Too early, but...: That's too early to get pregnant from this cycle, but if worried, one can do a home pregnancy test in case pregnancy actually started last cycle (which would mean the feb. 1st "period" was not a normal regular menstrual period). If the feb. 1st period was perfectly normal in appearance and timing, then one can also just wait to see if the next period is missed, before doing a pregnancy test. ...Read more
The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more
Took Plan B pill 2 hours after having unprotected sex 6 days later im light bleeding now.Can i be pregnant? I just had my period 2 weeks ago.
When you ovulate: The best way to achieve pregnancy is to use ovulation predictor kits and time intercourse for when you are ovulating. If you have normal menstrual cycles, this should be around day 14 (day one being the first day of menses). But, success depends on your fertility (age, health, husbands health and sperm count). ...Read more
Just had my period about a week and a half ago but I am getting pregnancy symptoms can I be pregnant ?
Have you had sex?: If you have had sex, you could be pregnant. While uncommon, I have personally seen women who had bleeding regularly and monthly while pregnant, (usually not a normal period) but it can happen. Also spotting can occur early in a pregnancy as a sign of miscarriage. Please go see a doctor and have a proper exam and find out for sure. ...Read more
How long should I wait to re test if I just had my period 4 days but I feel I have pregnancy symptoms ?
I just had my period, but am still having pregnancy symptoms. I took a test and it had a positive. Is this common?
See an OB: If you are pregnant with bleeding as you describe then you should be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more
I just had my period exactly two weeks ago from today and now I am bleeding again is this normal or could i be pregnant?
Take the test: If you want to know if you are pregnant, take a test. In today's world you do not need to wonder if you are pregnant or not based on symptoms. Pregnancy tests are available at any pharmacy and in minutes you will have your answer. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. ...Read more
Is it normal to have brown spot after my period? I just had my period on June 8th. My husband and i have been trying to get pregnant.
Not unusual: It's not unusual to have some mild abnormal bleeding like this. If it keeps happening, you may need to see your GYN. ...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