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How can you skip a period on nuvaring?

How can you skip a period on nuvaring?

Yes you can: Just like with the pill, you can skip the week off and just replace the ring with the next one. If you experience breakthrough bleeding, then take a week off and start again. Remember, the NuvaRing does not offer 100% protection from pregnancy and it does not protect against std's. You already know that I am sure! ...Read more

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How can you tell if you're going to skip a period this month and you're not pregnant?

How can you tell if you're going to skip a period this month and you're not pregnant?

There's no: Way to tell in advance unless you're taking medication that prevents normal periods. There are a wide variety of mental and physical causes for skipped periods, and most are benign and temporary. ...Read more

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How can you tell you're going to skip a menstural cycle?

How can you tell you're going to skip a menstural cycle?

Impossible Question: There is no answer to this. There is no way to predict you are going to be late or miss a menstrual cycle. ...Read more

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How can you tell if a period is irregular?

How can you tell if a period is irregular?

What is Irregular?: This word irregular is how is this period the same or different that your usual periods. Is it different or 'irregular'? Or not? Your past cycles are the standard to judge the 'irregular' one to. ...Read more

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Do you have to have/get a period? Can you take birth control for a long period of time?

Do you have to have/get a period? Can you take birth control for a long period of time?

Yes: It is best to have a period at least 3-4 times a year. That is important for renewing the lining of your uterus and always is related to having good bone density. ...Read more

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Can you let me know how many days after a period does a woman ovulate?

Can you let me know how many days after a period does a woman ovulate?

Day 14 but it varies: In an idealized 28-day cycle ovulation occurs 14 days after the first day (cd 14) of the last mentrual period. In real life, most of us have seen apparently normal ovulations between day 11 and maybe 15-16. For women with regular but longer cycles, let's use 35 days as an example, best guess is usually 35-14= cycle-day 21. With irregular cycles, there is no general reliable rule of thumb. ...Read more

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How can you stop a period?

How can you stop a  period?

You can't: At least not during. Menstruation roughly every 28 days lasting 3-5 days is a sign of a healthy, functioning woman who is still ovulating. That's a good thing. Excessive, heavy or severely painful bleeding can be a sign of problems which need evaluation. ...Read more

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Can you get a period and not ovulate?

Can you get a period and not ovulate?

Yes: Vaginal bleeding can occur during a cycle when ovulation does not happen. The uterine lining grows but cannot sustain itself therefore the lining is shed irregularly. ...Read more

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How early can you get pregnancy symptoms? Can you get them before a missed period?

How early can you get pregnancy symptoms? Can you get them before a missed period?

Back to School?: A pregnant female's body does not have any physical connection to a fetus or share blood supply in any way till about ten to fourteen days after conception. Thus there are no 'early pregnancy' symptoms in a true pregnancy till about two weeks in, or about the same time as when your period is to start. Women who report symptoms early are feeling pre-menstrual symptoms not pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can you have pregnancy symptoms before you miss a period? How early can you tell?

Can you have pregnancy symptoms before you miss a period? How early can you tell?

Varies among: Women. At the time of implantation a woman may have spotting and cramping and have breast changes soon after. See this site for more info. http://www.webmd.com/baby/guide/pregnancy-am-i-pregnant. ...Read more

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How to skip a period naturally?

Naturally?: Naturally? There is really none. Some oral contraceptives can impact number of periods. ...Read more

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If you don't know when your period will start how long after sex can you take a hpt and get an accurate result??

If you don't know when your period will start how long after sex can you take a hpt and get an accurate result??

3 weeks after sex: A urine pregnancy test done correctly gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have happened) 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 therefore lead to a repeat test. If a woman has her normal regular period, then she is not pregnant, and a test is not needed. ...Read more

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How long after a missed period can you know if youre pregnant?

How long after a missed period can you know if youre pregnant?

Immediately: In general, since fertility was about fourteen days before the period, if one is pregnant then a test can be done if a period is delayed. ...Read more

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Can you let me know how many days after missing a pill would you experience spotting?

Can you let me know how many days after missing a pill would you experience spotting?

Hard to say: If only one pill was missed, then doubled up the next day, some women may not even have any spotting, but if they did - i would expect it to occur within a few days of the missed pill. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how i can stop possible breakthrough bleeding after skipping a period?

Can you tell me how i can stop possible breakthrough bleeding after skipping a period?

Medications: Given your age, you are likely to experience irregular bleeding as you approach menopause. See your GYN doc for help on this matter. They can prescribe medications to regular your period. Regards Dr M ...Read more

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How do you force start a periods?

How do you force start a periods?

Force Start Periods: There are medical solutions that your gynecologist can discuss with you to accomplish this, but, in general. It is never a good idea to manipulate your pituitary-gonadal axis like this. If you are concerned for whatever reason, consult your gynecologist to discuss your complete medical history and arrive at a sensible solution. ...Read more

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How can you know if you have a 'heavy flow' during periods?

How can you know if you have a 'heavy flow' during periods?

By symptoms: Average amount of blood loss during a single menstrual period is 35 ml. If you are passing clots, it is likely that your blood loss is excessive. If it lasts long or forcing you to change more often than 3 times a day may be indicative of excess blood loss. Also, anemia or fatigue may be caused by heavy blood loss. ...Read more

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How many days without a period until you would consider it missed?

How many days without a period until you would consider it missed?

One month!: After one month there is some cause for concern. If sexually active without contraception, a pregnancy test should be done two weeks after missing a period. ...Read more

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