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Doctor insights on: Do Women Run Out Of Eggs

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Do women run out of eggs?

Do women run out of eggs?

Yes: Yes, women do run out of eggs. As women approach menopause the ovarian reserve or supply declines. Certain medical conditions, medications, and treatments can decrease a woman's supply of eggs. ...Read more

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Do some women bleed through out the whole pregnancy?

Do some women bleed through out the whole pregnancy?

That would be: Quite abnormal. If you are pregnant ; bleeding you need to advise your ob. ...Read more

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Do men have a preset number of sperm like women have eggs?

Do men have a preset number of sperm like women have eggs?

No: Women are born with all the eggs they will ever have in a lifetime, but men can regenerate sperm every 90 days. ...Read more

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How many eggs in ovaries do women have? Do we have the same amount ?

How many eggs in ovaries do women have? Do we have the same amount ?

About 1 Million.: In total there are over 1, 000, 000 eggs in the ovaries. You will release about one/month for your reproductive years. That will consume about 500 eggs leaving quite a few surplus. ...Read more

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How many extra pints of blood do you carry while pregnant?

How many extra pints of blood do you carry while pregnant?

Volume increases: During pregnancy, the plasma volume (the fluid component of your blood) increases by 50% and the red blood cell volume increases only by 20-30%. So it is hard to say exactly how many "pints" it increases. It easier to describe as an increase in volume faster than the expansion in red blood cell volume. So measures of blood counts will show you to be anemic during pregnancy. This is normal. ...Read more

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Out of curiosity can you get pregnant from pre-cum ?

Out of curiosity can you get pregnant from pre-cum ?

Potentially yes: Most studies have shown low levels of sperm or no sperm in pre-ejaculate with sperm not being motile (however, don't know how promptly samples were examined). One small study published in 2011 showed that there are some individuals with a high motile sperm count in pre-ejaculate. See: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3564677/ ...Read more

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Why doa lot of people take their inhaler out of sight of people, or run to the toilet and take it there?

Why doa  lot of people take their inhaler out of sight of people, or run to the toilet and take it there?

Embarrassment: Few people are proud of, nor want to p;ublicly advertise their illnesses. Many asthmatics feel that way and will go out of the room to do the inhaling. And it does appear a little "gross" the way it is done. ...Read more

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Do women's butts seriously go out of shape during pregnancy and child birth?

Do women's butts seriously go out of shape during pregnancy and child birth?

Pregnancy: Not sure where the questioner is going with this question. With fluid overload brought on with pregnancy issues such as carpal tunnel arise. ...Read more

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Why do some people never get pregnant from the pull out method?

Why do some people never get pregnant from the pull out method?

Withdrawal Method: It very well may be that the male in that scenario is not expressing much pre-cum. But, please know that this is not the common story. We hear much more stories of pregnancy happening on this form or 'birth control'. ...Read more

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Do women get the same benefits from exercise as men do?

Do women get the same benefits from exercise as men do?

Yes: Women and men alike benefit from exercise with improved stamina, increased strength, and improved weight balance. ...Read more

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Should marriage be 50/50? Where do women get the idea that men should go out and do all the work support the house while the wife stay home all day?

Should marriage be 50/50? Where do women get the idea that men should go out and do all the work support the house while the wife stay home all day?

Marriage: People have very different expectations of male and female or partner roles in relationships. Some have traditional views/expectations and others 50/50, and others have even more non-traditional expectations. The most important aspect is mutual respect. Communicate your concerns and needs with your husband/partner and seek professional help if needed to address the challenges. ...Read more

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How could women in the 1920's (approx.) find out that they were pregnant?

How could women in the 1920's (approx.) find out that they were pregnant?

Missed period: Missed period,
softening of cervix, breast changes, color changes in the cervix, increased size of uterus, movement of baby. ...Read more

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How do you know the sperm fertilized the egg? Like will all of the sperm inside of you instead of falling out of you?

How do you know the sperm fertilized the egg? Like will all of the sperm inside of you instead of falling out of you?

Missed period: You will know that you conceived when you miss a period and have a positive pregnancy test. The sperm are microscopically small and not noticeable to you - you will notice no difference with the semen. ...Read more

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As a woman get closer to menopause our ovaries can shoot eggs out at random with no warning. True or false?

As a woman get closer to menopause our ovaries can shoot eggs out at random with no warning. True or false?

Ovaries don't shoot!: Amusing! as i said, ovaries don't shoot. What you may be referring to is that peri menopausal women ovulate earlier than d 14. And why would you need "warning", to use condoms, or to duck for cover? I doubt anyone was killed by an egg shot out of the ovary! i hope this helps! ...Read more

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If sperm can live up to 3-5 days and you have sex everyday, are there a bunch of sperms that keep waiting for the egg to come out?

If sperm can live up to 3-5 days and you have sex everyday, are there a bunch of sperms that keep waiting for the egg to come out?

Yes: Refer to your other ? Answers. The sperm do just hang out in the reproductive tract and if they encounter an egg, fertilization is very likely. ...Read more

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Why do 1 out of 8 people not know if they have HIV? How does the 7 out of 8 people find out or know? When do early symptoms occur? What are they?

Why do 1 out of 8 people not know if they have HIV? How does the 7 out of 8 people find out or know? When do early symptoms occur? What are they?

Great question: Several reasons explain the CDC's stat of 13% HIV infected individuals unaware of any problem. 1. Lack of education on basic facts of HIV of people. 2. Riskier behaviors now seen in people 13-24 years. 3. HIV testing in ALL individuals must be offered as part of routine blood work when infectious diseases are being screened. Write to me with more questions at: www.healthtap.com/dr-drssaghafi ...Read more

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