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Dr. Peter Ihle
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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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Can I get pregnant faster if I be on top having sex?

Can I get pregnant faster if I be on top having sex?

No: Body positions during sex have no bearing on getting pregnant. As long as sperm enters the vagina around the time of ovulation, when you are fertile, you have a chance of getting pregnant. Best wishes. ...Read more

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And I still don't get my period as yet can I may be pregnant or something I have this bitterness in my mouth I have it when I was pregnant with my son?

And I still don't get my period as yet can I may be pregnant or something I have this bitterness in my mouth I have it when I was pregnant with my son?

Pregnancy Test: A pregnancy test is a very reliable way to determine if you are pregnant. Bitterness in your mouth can be caused by so many different things, and is usually not associated with confirming pregnancy. All the best.... ...Read more

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What can I do if my breasts hurt and I am a virgin, so i can't be pregnant, can i?

No: If there has never been sperm in your vagina (through vaginal intercourse or penetration with fingers that have semen on them) then you can not become pregnant. Some women have painful breasts just prior to their period. ...Read more

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If my doctor said I can still become pregnant after chlamydia can I? Been stressed and worried as to why I'm not getting pregnant now

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If my doctor said I can still become pregnant after chlamydia can I? Been stressed and worried as to why I'm not getting pregnant now

Here are some...: Some 10-15 % of couples have difficulty to conceive in a year of unprotected coitus. Among infertile couples, 50% of causes for infertility lie directly in women and 30% in men, and 20 % partly in women and women. So, chlamydia infection may contribute to infertility but not in 100% of cases. To reveal the detail for individual couple, seek pro-evaluation and counseling timely. ...Read more

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Can my dock test my ovulation becuase I have irruglar mentration n ovulationa in im currently tryin to have a baby but think I have tyroids?

Can my dock test my ovulation becuase I have irruglar mentration n ovulationa in im currently tryin to have a baby but think I have tyroids?

Yes: Your doctor can test for all of that, including the thyroid. Go see your obgyn or primary care doctor and he/she will test for you or send you to the appropriate specialists as needed. ...Read more

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I want to know if i can feel if im pregnant or not by feeling my abdomen and how i can balance out my hormones as last year they were un balanced?

I want to know if i can feel if im pregnant or not by feeling my abdomen and how i can balance out my hormones as last year they were un balanced?

Feeling your: Abdomen is not a reliable way to detect pregnancy until very late when it's quite obvious. I don't know what you mean about balanced and unbalanced hormones, there are thousands of different hormones and "balanced/unbalanced" are lay terms not medical ones. Check w/your doctor. ...Read more

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I want to get pregnant but my period is very irregular and I have cyst in my ovaries. Can i still get pregnant?

I want to get pregnant but my period is very irregular and I have cyst in my ovaries. Can i still get pregnant?

Yes: Most list an average of 6 months trying until success with a desired pregnancy.Irregular cycles may make it hard to "time" conception but nature tends to work that out if you quit worrying.If you have gone a year without success, a consultation with a fertility center by both partners would be reasonable.They can sort out issues and provide info on assisted reproduction if needed. ...Read more

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How can I avoid making my partner feel bad if I don't want to have sex in pregnancy?

How can I avoid making my partner feel bad if I don't want to have sex in pregnancy?

Talk to them: If you're having trouble communicating with your partner now, think about how bad it may become once you have a child..... You two need to communicate better before it's too late. ...Read more

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What will happen if I have unprotected sex if I have pcos? Will that cause any harm to my bf? Will i get pregnant even tho my period doesn't come for

What will happen if I have unprotected sex if I have pcos? Will that cause any harm to my bf? Will i get pregnant even tho my period doesn't come for

Possible : There is certainly no risks to your boyfriend having sex with you due to pcos. Because people with polycystic ovaries are not ovulating consistently pregnancy is less likely but certainly possible. Unless you are wanting to be a mother i certainly would recommend you begin birth-control before you have intercourse. ...Read more

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Can i have a tattoo on my kness even if im breastfeeding?

Can i have a tattoo on my kness even if im breastfeeding?

Yes with caution: Make sure the Tattoo Artist uses clean hygienic tools and techniques to avoid risk of infection in skin and the knee joint itself. That would be bad for you and the baby. ...Read more

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How can I know if im pregnant . My husband came in the cervic can I be pregnant?

How can I know if im pregnant . My husband came in the cervic can I be pregnant?

Do a HPT: Home pregnancy tests are easy to do, fast, and highly accurate. They typically able to detect a pregnancy after missing your period--after 2 wks. So, if seeing your doc/ob is not of great convenience, a hpt is quite reasonable. If negative, repeat in 3-5 days. If still neg, likely it is neg. If you are trying, make sure u eat healthy, exercise regularly, and take your prenatals. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have polycistic ovaries and i haven't had my period in 3.5 months. Im trying to get pregnant do you have any suggestions on how to make this happen like now?

I have polycistic ovaries and i haven't had my period in 3.5 months. Im trying to get pregnant do you have any suggestions on how to make this happen like now?

See a doctor!: Most women with pcos can conceive easily with treatment under the care of a good gynecologist or a reproductive endocrinologist. However pcos is associated with some pregnancy and health risks (like diabetes, and even cancer) and seeing a doctor confortable with pcos will give you the best chance for a healthy pregnancy. Good luck! ...Read more

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I am having trouble getting an erection since having a vasectomy. It also hurts when i ejaculate when my girl and i do have sex. What can i do to fi?

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I am having trouble getting an erection since having a vasectomy.  It also hurts when i ejaculate when my girl and i do have sex.  What can i do to fi?

Here are some ...: Vasectomy doesn't affect testosterone secretion so it shouldn't alter your erectile ability. However, occasional post-vasectomy men may have scrotal pain at sex arousal and ejaculation, in time resulting in ED. How to handle such? See evaluation and counseling by a competent urologist. To proceed with such care. go to http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. ...Read more

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It is safe for my baby when I have my hair relaxed while pregnant?

It is safe for my baby when I have my hair relaxed while pregnant?

Chemicals !!!!: Why take the chance. This is just too important. ...Read more

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Is dying hair bad when pregnant?

Is dying hair bad when pregnant?

No: Hair dyes now are very safe. To be extra cautious, some people will wait until after the first trimester before they color their hair. Of course, always be sure you are in a well-ventilated area regardless of your gestational age. ...Read more

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Can i reborn my hair when pregnant?

Can i reborn my hair when pregnant?

Huh?!?: I'm not sure what you are talking about here. ...Read more

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Can i colour my hair at 4 months pregnant?

Yes: There's no studies to show that it's harmful. And your past the first trimester. Color away! ...Read more

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Can i perm (relax) my hair while pregnant?

Can i perm (relax) my hair while pregnant?

YES: There has not been peer reviewed literature that supports any pregnancy abnormalities casused by perm use in pregnancy. ...Read more

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Its ok to cut your hair while pregnant right?

Its ok to cut your hair while pregnant right?

Sure: Cut your hair in a nice simple to care for style. You are going to be busy! ...Read more

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Can I highlight or color my hair if im pregnant?

Can I highlight or color my hair if im pregnant?

No: Avoid chemicals during pregnancy especially early on the firs trimester. It is unclear of the effect of chemicals isedon the skin on the pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can you color your hair while pregnant ? Im 5 weeks

Can you color your hair while pregnant ? Im 5 weeks

Would not: It is always better to avoid toxic exposures, especially during pregnancy. Let your prregancy glow enhance your beauty , and hold on the hair color now for you and the baby. :). ...Read more

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Is it normal to have problems with my hair while I am pregnant?

Is it normal to have problems with my hair while I am pregnant?

Yes : Hormones in pregnancy can have dramatic effects on hair including increasing volume or causing balding patches. Both are normal an usually resolve after pregnancy is completed. ...Read more

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I m pregnant 10 weeks now, my hair start droping, any medicine to stop hsir loss?

Family practice : You wouldn't want to take anything while pregnant my our hair will grow back. There are medications to use after you deliver. ...Read more

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If you are pregnant, can you color your hair? Not all over color, just a few pieces

If you are pregnant, can you color your hair?  Not all over color, just a few pieces

Yes, but..: You can color your hair, provided no extensive chemical/toxic exposure to your follicle roots during the first half of the pregnancy - best if you can minimize exposures to potential toxic agents during pregnancy, so consider postponing all elective activities such as hair-coloring until after the pregnancy. ...Read more

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M 15 months pregnant. Can I use hair color on my hairs? And can I use eletric straighner for hairs?

M 15 months pregnant. Can I use hair color on my hairs? And can I use eletric straighner for hairs?

Yes: Hair color will not hurt the pregnancy. Straightners are also fine. A woman's hair may change during or after the pregnancy due to the hormones and can react a little differently during pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is it okay to dye hair while pregnant?

Is it okay to dye hair while pregnant?

Uncertain: There seems to be differing opinions regarding the use of hair dye while pregnant. Some doctors indicate that it is likely safe (especially after first trimester). Other doctors recommend no unnecessary contact with chemicals during your pregnancy. I would be concerned w bleaching before hand & ammonia, peroxides & other chemical ingredients. Wish there were some good studies to refer to. ...Read more

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Is it ok to dye my hair while pregnant?

Is it ok to dye my hair while pregnant?

Yes: The hair dye isn't absorbed into your system and shouldn't cause any problems. ...Read more

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