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Do I Need Parental Consent If I Think I May Be Pregnant And Need To See A Doctor
If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...Read more
Many: Well - assuming the teen carries the pregnancy to term - no one will be able to stop her from delivering as the unborn baby will prompt this parental consent or not. I think you want to know if parents must be informed - and often at the age of 16 minors can have some medical procedures - including birth or aborting - without notifying parents. ...Read more
Legal question: Here's an example (below) of a booklet on the law regarding minor's rights and health care. Please speak with a responsible and trusted adult about these issues. Share the problem and get the support you need. http://www.nyclu.org/files/thl.pdf. ...Read more
I live in atlanta i just tested if pregnant. I'm officially 6 weeks so far. My parents don't know can I go to the doc with my bf his 21 what do I do?
Congrats : You probably need to tell your parents because you are on their insurance and you will need to pay the doctor. If you want to be independent, then you can sign up for medicaid. Does your bf have insurance? Have you thought about getting married. Maybe you have your own job and insurance- then you are all set. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
If you are a minor and you find out that you are pregnant in an obgyn office can you tell your parents on your own at home in private or will your doc?
YES: Your conversation with your OB-GYN is confidential and privileged. It is best to be open and honest with your parents: they love you. ...Read more
My friend has an ectopic pregnancy and she doesn't want to go into the doctor should I be worried for her? My friend has an ectopic pregnancy and she doesn't want to go into the doctor because she is scared about what her parents would say. Is she in dang
I am about 4 to 5 weeks pregnant i've been bleeding for a week already. I have no cramps nor blood clots . I went to the doctors yesturday and was told there was an egg sac but they couldn't see anything inside of it. The doctor told me I may be too early
States vary: The laws in states vary as to what age teens can access health care without parental consent. You might start by asking your guidance counselor at school to help you find out what is ok in your state. Many states allow those older than 12 to get evaluated. I would encourage you to talk to a parent though. I suspect they really do care about you. If not possible because of abuse or fear, go to er. ...Read more
If Your Test Is Positive & Doctors Confirmed It. Your Pregnant Right? What If There No Symptoms. I'm 5 Weeks. & Still Can't See A Sac Or Anything
Pregnancy, certainty: If the MD and test are both positive then you are pregnant. It takes up to 6 weeks for a defined gestational sac to be clear on ultrasound. ...Read more
I was 6wks pregnant and i just lost it. How long will the bleeding continue and how should I wait before i get pregnant again. Do i need to see a doc?
People have been: Having miscarriages, well, since there have been people. There may be an issue which needs attention but generallt not. There is no evidence to say how long one should wait afterward but you may need a mental break. The bleeding should stop in a few days but if its heavy get seen, you may not have passed everything (but you likely did) good luck. ...Read more
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