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Can you gain weight during ovulation?

Can you gain weight during ovulation?

Would not anticipate: A significant weight gain. Would anticipate that if you did gain weight it would likely be transient. ...Read more

Dr. Philip Chenette
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Ovulation (Definition)

Ovulation is the act of the ovary releasing the egg after it has been hormonally prepared, to be ...Read more


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Do women gain weight during ovulation?

Do women gain weight during ovulation?

No: No evidence that weight gain takes place during ovulation. Possible temporary increase of 1-2lbs due to water retention, that is lost later in the cycle. ...Read more

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Can we gain weight due to Water retention during ovulation. Does water retention only happens before periods or it can happen during ovulation too?

Can we gain weight due to Water retention during ovulation. Does water retention only happens before periods or it can happen during ovulation too?

Yes: A little water weight gain is normal during certain times in your cycle... most commonly right before and during your period, and during ovulation. This is due to the spike in hormones at these times in our cycle. ...Read more

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Can you gain weight while ovulating?

Can you gain weight while ovulating?

Yes: You can gain weight anytime during the menstrual cycle.

If you asking if ovulation can cause weight gain, then the answer is sort of. After you ovulate you produce more Progesterone which leads to retention of water (bloating) which can cause a woman to gain some weight. This weight will be lost with the end of the cycle when progesterone levels reduce back to normal. ...Read more

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Am in my ovulation period, and I have slightly tender and slightly pains in my breasts, gained a little weight, some slightly vibration in my Virgina?

Am in my ovulation period, and I have slightly tender and slightly pains in my breasts, gained a little weight, some slightly vibration in my Virgina?

Pregnancy likely: You did not state when your last period was. But take a pregnancy test just to be sure. You have symptoms of being pregnant.
If the test is positive, you have your answer, if negative, wait a few days. If it is ovulation, the symptoms will pass in a few days ...Read more

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Am ovulating, have slightly tender, slightly pains in my breasts, gained little weight, slightly vibration in my Virgina, last period was 4th may 2014?

Likely pregnant: Take a pregnancy test. If positive, you have your answer. If negative, wait a few days and the feeling should pass. If it does not pass, see your regular doctor ...Read more

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Towards blood results, dr. Davis and dr. Livingston consider I am not perimenopausal. No pcos, no stress, ths ok, weight gain 3kgs. Than why not ovulating?

Towards blood results, dr. Davis and dr. Livingston consider I am not perimenopausal. No pcos, no stress, ths ok, weight gain 3kgs. Than why not ovulating?

Anovulation: Stress and pregnancy are the most common causes of an ovulation, even when we are not aware of it. As a single occurrence, no need for alarm. Further testing or ovulation induction is likely warranted. ...Read more

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How much weight a woman can gain while ovulating and cycle, when is this gain expected? Can clotting and heavy periods cause bloating and weight gain all the time, I just can't loss weight

How much weight a woman can gain while ovulating and cycle, when is this gain expected? Can clotting and heavy periods cause bloating and weight gain all the time, I just can't loss weight

Very little: Weight from hormone fluctuations during a monthly cycle can go up/down a small amount, most often right before or on the first few days of actual menstrual flow. But, this is just a small amount and is not the cause of overall difficulty losing weight. See doctor to review nutrition, exercise, other health/metabolism issues that might need intervention. ...Read more

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What occurs during ovulation?

What occurs during ovulation?

An egg is released: There is a chemical released from the brain LH which triggers the release of a mature egg from the ovary about 24 hours later. Over the counter ovulation predictor kit measure the LH which predicts the window of fertility. The area of release on the ovary then begins to may Progesterone in order to thicken the lining of the uterus.









The area on the ovary. ...Read more

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Side pains during ovulation?

Side pains during ovulation?

Ovulation: Some women do have a pain on the side that they ovulate on - sounds like that is what you are feeling. ...Read more

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Is pain during ovulation normal?

Is pain during ovulation normal?

Mittelschmerz: About 1 out of 5 women experience pain during ovulation, also called mittelschmerz. It can last anywhere from a few minutes to up to one to two days and usually manifests as one-sided cramping pain. Most over-the-counter pain relievers can help. ...Read more

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Does time matter during ovulation?

Does time matter during ovulation?

Time of ovulation: I do not exactly understand your question. What do you mean by time. Ovulation is dependent on complex hormonal changes that are tied to the timing of your menstrual period etc. ...Read more

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What symptoms are common during ovulation?

What symptoms are common during ovulation?

Pelvic discomfort: During ovualtion you might experience lower pelvic discomfort during the time you ovulate. Not all women can tell they are ovulating and do not always have any pain or discomfort. You will see an increase in vaginal secretions that are thin and can be stringy. ...Read more

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Why is my secretion heavy during ovulation?

Why is my secretion heavy during ovulation?

Ovulation: Women with regular cycles, have a surge in lh hormone levels that matures and ovulates (releases) the egg 24 - 48 hours later. This is the time you can get pregnant. Signs that confirm ovulation are change in cervical mucus or some abdominal discomfort. If the egg isn't fertilized, your period comes ~14 days after ovulation. In women with irregular cycles it's hard to predict when this occurs. ...Read more

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Does the yupze method work during ovulation?

Does the yupze method work during ovulation?

It is called the: Yuzpe method after the Doctor who experimented with the technique in the 70's (almost 50 years ago.) It is a method of emergency contraception utilizing birth control pills. The time of your cycle is irrelevant to its efficacy. (ovulation or not). There is the potential for significant side effects. You would be much smarter to use Plan B available over the counter in most Pharmacies. ...Read more

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Is the pull out method safe during ovulation?

NO!!!!: ...To get pregnant, your sperm needs to enter her vagina during or around the time she was ovulating. At times, there is the rare chance that "pre ejaculate" or "pre-cum as a slang" has some sperm cells in it, so please do not rely on the Pull-out method for Birth Control! You are playing with Fire, and you will eventually get burned! ...Read more

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Is lh detected during ovulation? Or only before?

LH Before Ovulation: LH is the hormone signal to start the process of ovulation. LH is the hormone measured in the urine with ovulation prediction kits. The LH surge is brief and can be missed on a blood test or in the urine OPK testing. ...Read more

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Isn't it unusual to to get pain during ovulation?

Sometimes: If a small amount of blood is released along with the egg then irritation of the peritoneal cavity can occur causing pain. ...Read more

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When do you know you are ovulating during your month?

When do you know you are ovulating during your month?

Use an OPK kit: If you have regular cycles use an ovulation predictor kit (opk) - test between 10 am and noon, starting on day 10 of your cycle. The first morning urine is not accurate. Try the ovuquick brand (available online, get the 9 stick pack) if a drugstore test doesn't work for you. The day of a positive test and the next 2 days are your most fertile days. If you have irregular cycles see a rei specialist. ...Read more

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Is it possible to gain 2-5 pounds the week of ovulation?

Yes..: During menstrual cycle - hormonal fluctuation may sometimes cause more fluids retention, bloating... Occasionaly also increased appetite and munching on too much carbs. It is best to pay attention to your body and avoid any excessive carbs and maintain routine of exercise. Similar changes may be observed shortly before menses as " PMS". If any unusual swelling - consult doctor. Check pregnancy t ...Read more

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When do you know when you are ovulating during your month?

When do you know when you are ovulating during your month?

Use an OPK kit: If you have regular cycles use an ovulation predictor kit (opk) - test between 10 am and noon, starting on day 10 of your cycle. The first morning urine is not accurate. Try the ovuquick brand (available online, get the 9 stick pack) if a drugstore test doesn't work for you. The day of a positive test and the next 2 days are your most fertile days. If you have irregular cycles see a rei specialist. ...Read more

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Is it normal having headach during the ovulation week in the cycle??

Is it normal having headach during the ovulation week in the cycle??

For some women: yes: It's not the most common symptom of ovulation but some women who are sensitive to hormonal changes do get headaches during this week. ...Read more

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How common is it to have ovulation pains during some cycles and not during others?

How common is it to have ovulation pains during some cycles and not during others?

Yes: About 20% of women experience ovulation pain called “mittelschmerz”. It may occur regularly for some women at time of ovulation and intermittently for others. ...Read more

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What is it that I feel during ovulation? It isn't painful, im just wondering what its from?

Pressure: Pressure from the expanding follicle (egg), then rupture, release of the fluid around the egg (follicular fluid) and a little bleeding inside your body from the stigma of ovulation is what causes the symptoms otherwise known as ovulation. ...Read more

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How many times do u ovulate during the month how can you tell when your fertlie and also for my partner at home?

How many times do u ovulate during the month how can you tell when your fertlie and also for my partner at home?

Ovulation: I don't know about australia, but here in states, you can purchase ovulation prediction kits to find out when you ovulate, which is typically just once a month, 2wks prior to your menses. You can also check your basal body temperature and look for spike right before ovulation. If you want to use natural family planning, realize that you can still get pregnant a few days before/after ovulation. ...Read more

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I am sick for over a week before/during Ovulation - Is it normal to get sicker during this time as you get older?

Possible: Every ones body ages differently.
This is a common complain I hear from patients.

Embrace your maturity, and always remember:

The alternative to growing old is not good!! ...Read more

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Would postionor 2 work during ovulation? And what if yhe second pill is taken later than 16 hours of the first pill?

Would postionor 2 work during ovulation? And what if yhe second pill is taken later than 16 hours of the first pill?

POSTINOR: Hello ~ POSTINOR should be taken within 72hours of unprotected sex, either as 1 pill or 2 pills taken 12 hours apart. The package insert says the times must be exact, but a think a bit of delay by an hour or so won't make much difference but better to stick to advised time. You can take it anytime in the cycle. Thanks ...Read more