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How Do I Know Im Pregnant Before My Missed Period
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
Can be hard to tell: When you have irregular periods, it becomes more difficult to pinpoint when you ovulate. There are ovulation predictor kits (OPK) that you can buy over the counter. They detect LH surges (urine test). These are often frustrating to use for women with irregular menses. More accurate way is to have your doctor follow you with transvaginal sonograms and blood work (progesterone levels). ...Read more
You don't: The chemicals that trigger any pregnancy symptoms and a positive pregnancy test are generated by the conception mass after it attaches to the womb. This takes time. The chemicals are usually present in enough quantity to turn a urine pregnancy test positive about two weeks after conception. An early morning urine is often more concentrated and more sensitive. ...Read more
Probably didn't : When you ovulate you should either get a period about 2 weeks later or be pregnant. Occasionally a cyst can cause a delay, but otherwise no period means you did not ovulate. ...Read more
Progesterone: Usually, some form of progesterone for a few days will help you get your periods. However, if your periods are chronically irregular, your should see a GYN provider. Also, if you are sexually active and want to prevent pregnancy, birth control pills along with barrier contraception is a good idea ...Read more
Sorry I just fixed my question, I had sex 5 days before my period suppose to start and I got pregnant, how do I calculate how long pregnant I am ?
Conception = 2 weeks: If you know the day, and there is no other possible day you could have become pregnant, use the day you had intercourse for the date of conception. It may be off by 24 hours or so but its a good estimate. By convention, conception occurs at 2 weeks of pregnancy. Its confusing but the convention is to use the first day of last period which is usually 2 weeks prior to conception. Best wishes! ...Read more
I had my period last 3 month regularly but i still didn't get pregnant but I am trying to get pregnant what do you recommend?
More sex . . .: 1st go see your family doc for preconception counseling & start taking prenatal vitamins to minimize risk of neural tube defect eg spina bifida. Remember that ovulation occurs 2wks prior to menses so aim to have sex around that time, anywhere from a few days before to a few days after. Exercise, eat right & get plenty of rest. If no pregnancy after 12mo, go see reproendo (partner needs sperm analy. ...Read more
I am 12 days late on my period and pregnancy test say im not pregnant what do i do? its never been late
Wait and hope...: Pregnancy is the most common cause of a missed cycle. Another common cause is simply and anovulatory cycle, where your ovary does not release an egg for the one cycle, and thus no period comes. Wait for the next months scheduled cycle and see if the period comes. (remember though, if ovulation starts again you will be able to get pregnant then). If second misses, see the Dr (GYN). ...Read more
You could test: a couple of weeks after intercourse.Get a more detailed answer ›
I started my period on November 17th and stoped November 21st. What days will I ovulate. Trying to get pregnant. But I can never tell when im ovulatin?
Calculate ovulation: Keep a menstrual calendar. Mark the day you come on a cycle. Count the days to the next first day you come on your period. You may find out that your cycle length varies, e.g., between 26 and 30 days. You likely ovulate between day 12 and day 16. Have intercourse every other day, starting day 8 of your cycle. ...Read more
I am on implanon, i had sex recently and want to know how long should I wait to do a home pregnant test when concerned? I don't get periods anymore.
A missed period is when you don't have a period at your normal time. Because a missed period can be due to pregnancy, even a period that is signficantly lighter or shorter can be considered a missed period and possible pregnancy. And having early symptoms of early pregnancy such as sore breasts or mild nausea would increase ...Read more
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