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Can I get pregnant from precum, and what are the chances of getting pregnant from precum?

Can I get pregnant from precum, and what are the chances of getting pregnant from precum?

Here are some ...: The odd to conceive from per-cum is probably zero, but no one can guarantee to say it in 100% manner so to serve political correctness and professional self-protection since there is still few sperms in pre-cum. Nonetheless, do HPT in 1 wk after missing period and repeat it in 1 wk if the 1st was (-) and still in doubt. More, seek pro-evaluation & counseling. ...Read more

Dr. Scott Bolhack
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Poor Nutrition (Definition)

An age-appropriate diet is one that provides adequate nutrition and is appropriate for a child's state of development. During the first 4 - 6 months of life, infants need only breast milk or formula to meet all their nutritional needs. At 4 - 6 months of age an infant should be consuming 28 - 45 ounces of formula, and is often ready to start the transition to solid foods. 6 - 8 MONTHS Continue to offer breast milk or formula 3 - 5 times per day. 8 - 12 MONTHS OF AGE Breast milk or formula should be offered three to four times per day at this age. After a baby is 1-year old, whole milk may replace ...Read more


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I am 39 years old and want to get my tubes untied , what are my chances of getting pregnant again?

I am 39 years old and want to get my tubes untied , what are my chances of getting pregnant again?

Ok: Success of a tubal reversal depends on three things: age of the patient and at 39 you are still ok, skill of the surgeon and length of tubal segments remaining. In my experience, the "bands" are the easiest to reverse and give you the best success rates. Ivf is also an option but generally is more expensive. It is a choice. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant by rubbing semen on the vagina? What are the odds of getting pregnant this way?

Can you get pregnant by rubbing semen on the vagina? What are the odds of getting pregnant this way?

No : The vaginal vault is a natural hostile environment for sperm due to the ph. A male's normal sperm count is 20-40 million per millimeter, and a low sperm count is less than 15 million per millimeter. The dilution of semen decreases this count and the ph of skin kills the sperm. Lastly, there is still a relatively great distance to travel to reach the ovum. ...Read more

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How if I get the surgery done to unblock my tubes what are my chances are for me getting pregnant after?

How if I get the surgery done to unblock my tubes what are my chances are for me getting pregnant after?

Depends on why: the tubes are blocked. If your tubes are not damaged but simply 'clogged' (yes this happens) your chances may be excellent after surgery. If your tubes are blocked due to fibrosis and inflammation (PID for example) outcome may be much less good. ...Read more

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If I had unprotected sex 2-3 days before ovulation, can I get pregnant? What are the chances of getting pregnant?

If I had unprotected sex 2-3 days before ovulation, can I get pregnant? What are the chances of getting pregnant?

Absolutely: Sperm can survive for about 3 days in the female reproductive system, so timing is perfect for fertilization. Estimates from single event during fertile period, but most I've read range 20-33% likelihood of conception. When period due, check home pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Can my husband get me pregnant if he has vericocele on his left testicle? What are the chances of me getting pregnant?

Can my husband get me pregnant if he has vericocele on his left testicle? What are the chances of me getting pregnant?

He can but seek help: His fertility is predictably decreased, but not zero. He should see an adult urologist/male infertility specialist asap and have his varicocele fixed before you try to conceive. Take Folic Acid 1-5 mg daily (both of you) and best of luck! ...Read more

Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
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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


Malnutrition (Definition)

Refers to the individual that receives either too few nutrients, too many nutrients, an imbalance of nutrients, or due to comorbidities or underlying inherited or acquired diseases, an under or ...Read more