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Can you get pregnant while you are on your period?

Can you get pregnant while you are on your period?

See below: It's the other way around. You can be pregnant and you don't know it. Up to 30% of pregnant women will bleed at the time of their expected periods because the baby as implanted into the womb. This gives the impression of a period when it's not your real period. ...Read more

Dr. Michael Gabor
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Can you get pregnant while you are coming off of your period?

Can you get pregnant while you are coming off of your period?

Yes: People ovulate at various times during the cycle. We are not exact machines. Ovulation can occur early enough to permit conception, even if you just had a period. ...Read more

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How likely is it to get pregnant four days before you have your period?

How likely is it to get pregnant four days before you have your period?

Fairly likely: Although this is not the optimal cycle time to get pregnant, it is much more likely than during the four days after your period. ...Read more

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Is it true that you can't ever get pregnant while you're on your period?

Is it true that you can't ever get pregnant while you're on your period?

Yes: If you are on your menses, then that is the process that is cleaning your uterus out for next month. You cannot get pregnant if you are actively bleeding. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant two weeks before you have your period an still have a period?

Can you get pregnant two weeks before you have your period an still have a period?

Yes you can.: Two weeks before period is women's most fertile time . Around this time women ovulates assuming that average menstrual cycle is 28 days. Pregnancy stops the period. If you become pregnant you do not see period anymore. ...Read more

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I hear that you can't get pregnant while you're on your period?

I hear that you can't get pregnant while you're on your period?

Usually not: The menstrual period is when the uterine lining sheds after an egg is not fertilized. Some women may ovulate irregularly and shed a small amount of lining during ovulation, and it is at that time pregnancy can inadvertently occur. She will think that this is her menstrual cycle. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant while you are on your period? I'm on the nuva ring also.

Can you get pregnant while you are on your period? I'm on the nuva ring also.

Yes: It has happened. It is not common or frequent. I have heard some amazing stories about women becoming pregnant when they shouldn't have! some children are meant to be born. Now that is not to scare you just to let you know strange things can happen...But typically getting pregnant on your period is not going to happen. Especially if you do not have sex while on your period. ...Read more

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is it possible to get pregnant while you are on the 3/4 day of your period by precum? That's with an average 30 day cycle

 is it possible to get pregnant while you are on the 3/4 day of your period by precum? That's with an average 30 day cycle

No: If you have sex on cycle day 3 or 4, and you have a 30 day cycle, you will not conceive. Ovulation will happen on cycle day 16 of a 30 day cycle. You would need to have sex between cycle days 10 and 18 in order to conceive. ...Read more

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Dr. Neigatha Graney
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Menstrual Period (Definition)

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