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Home Natural Pregnancy Test
I am late 21 day I have taken several home pregnancy test all which have came out negative.. Is it safe to induce period naturally?
Late period: It is ok to miss up to 3 periods before considering medication to induce a period. If this is a recurring problem I would recommend seeing a doctor who can evaluate you for a hormone imbalance or other medical condition. Treatment for this depends on whether or not you want to be pregnant. ...Read more
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
When embryo implants: A urine pregnancy test, done correctly, gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after missing a period. If done sooner, a positive result is likely real, but a negative result may be due to testing too soon, and thus lead to a repeat test. If a woman gets her normal regular period, then she is not pregnant, and a test is not needed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No: You can get them at any drugstore or supermarket. ...Read more
It's usually right: Congratulations (if you like cute little babies)! after a week or two, a woman can be checked again at home or at her doctor's office. If there is a medical problem that does not allow her to carry a pregnancy, she can arrange for proper treatment then. Otherwise, a cute little baby is on the way. However, miscarriages are a normal part of life, so some pregnancies will not survive to term. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My girlfriend had taken a pregnancy test last night and it showed an incomplete line, so naturally freaked out. So this morning she took the second test and it came back negative so not sure what to think?
Read the instruction: Read the isntructions. Each brand has its own instructions. If in doubt, ask a friend. If not sure , come to clinic. ...Read more