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Can i get pregnant during my period?

Can i get pregnant during my period?

It happens anytime: You can get pregnant at any time during your cycle. The chance is less right before/during/after period, but still happens. Best chance is around time of ovulation--often midcycle for most women. Many women have some light period/bleeding during the first month or two after becoming pregnant. It is very easy and fast to do a home pregnancy test--which is highly accurate. So, check a hpt. Good luck. ...Read more

Menstrual Cycle (Definition)

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


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I have a 26 day cycle, period lasts 6,7 days. Is it true that i can get pregnant during my period b/c it lasts more than 3 days?

I have a 26 day cycle, period lasts 6,7 days. Is it true that i can get pregnant during my period b/c it lasts more than 3 days?

No: you should not generally be able to get pregnant while having sex in the first week of your cycle. no egg is large enough yet, ovulation has not occurred, and though sperm can last for days inside the vagina/cervix, this is a little too much. now if you have a 12 day period that would be different ...Read more

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Can I get pregnant while having sex during my period?

Can I get pregnant while having sex during my period?

NO: If you are having your period, actively menstruating, then you would not be ovulating and would not be in the fertile time of your cycle. ...Read more

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When is most likely to get pregnant during my period?

When is most likely to get pregnant during my period?

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

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Am i likely to get pregnant during my period and when is best time to check for pregnancy?

Am i likely to get pregnant during my period and when is best time to check for pregnancy?

Depends and any: You are unlikely to conceive by having sex more than 6 days before ovulation. The average cycle is 28 to 39 days and ovulation would happen on cycle day 14 to 16. However, if you have short cycles of 21 days, it is possible to have sex during your menses and still conceive. ...Read more

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Can i get pregnant during the 4th day of period?

Can i get pregnant during the 4th day of period?

Yes: I've known a patient who got pregnant on the 4th day of her cycle. Unlikely, but possible. ...Read more

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I had a one day period and had sex during that one day period found out i was pregnant that next month did i get pregnant during that time?

I had a one day period and had sex during that one day period found out i was pregnant that next month did i get pregnant during that time?

I would guess yes...: A woman who has had sex only on one day, and is now pregnant, would presumably have gotten pregnant from that one day of sex. ...Read more

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I've been breastfeeding for 17 months and haven't had a period the whole time. Can i get pregnant during this time?

I've been breastfeeding for 17 months and haven't had a period the whole time. Can i get pregnant during this time?

Yes: Breast feeding and the hormones that you have surging n your body, may be owing to your lack of a period, but you may still be at risk of ovulating any time and therefore can get pregnant. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Pregnancy (Definition)

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


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Menstrual Period (Definition)

Menstrual period is a medical term for the monthly bleeding ...Read more