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How does your body know you will start your period when you are on bc?

How does your body know you will start your period when you are on bc?

It does not know: Your body does not know when you will start a period on birth control. The birth control is in charge not your body. When you withdrawal from hormones this triggers the bleeding. ...Read more

Dr. Shari Jackson
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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


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How does your uterus shift when you are pregnant?

How does your uterus shift when you are pregnant?

Up, Out and Right!: In general, the uterus "grows" out of the pelvis by the start of the second trimester (14 weeks). Additionally, with ascent from the pelvis, the uterus usually undergoes rotation with tilting to the right (dextro-rotation), probably due to presence of the rectosigmoid colon on the left side. This adds to the symptoms of "soreness" at each side of the uterus called "round ligament" pain. This is qu. ...Read more

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How does your body feel when you ovulation?

How does your body feel when you ovulation?

Depends: All the way from can't feel anything to a twinge in the low abdomen on one side to severe cramping that might even radiate to the back( still usually onesided). ...Read more

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What does it mean if you pregnant and your body cold?

What does it mean if you pregnant and your body cold?

Options: Possibly anemic or thyroid issues. But most likely nothing. Check with your obgyn for a check good luck. ...Read more

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How long does it take for your body to realise that you are pregnant , ( not for symptoms to show but how soon do your hormones change and etc...)?

How long does it take for your body to realise that you are pregnant , ( not for symptoms to show but how soon do your hormones change and etc...)?

Almost immediately: Hard to say exactly what you mean with this question. A woman's physiology starts changing almost immediately, but it is variable as to when a woman notices this. My wife knew she was pregnant almost immediately, or at least she thought she was. ...Read more

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What are signs that will happen in your body when you ovulate, how can you tell without ovulation tests?

What are signs that will happen in your body when you ovulate, how can you tell without ovulation tests?

MIttelschmerz: There is a pain when the ovary releases the readied egg that many women train themselves to feel. This is a process called Mittelschmerz. I am sure you can google that name and learn more than we can teach you on this simple app. ...Read more

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How do you know when your ovulating wife is in the mood?

How do you know when your ovulating wife is in the mood?

In the mood?: Try asking her. I don't mean to be factious, but this is something that you should discuss with her. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your body is deconditioned? And what can I do to get on track again?

Deconditioned : Deconditioned means you arent in shape. Maybe you lead a sedentary life style? To change it increase your physical activity. Start an exercise program and be more active. ...Read more

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How do you know when your body is ready to conceive after Depo-Provera what are the signs ?

Varies: In order to conceive naturally you need to start having periods again and ovulating. If the periods are regular again then usually fertility is possible. To conceive before your body's hormones are ready requires treatment. ...Read more

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How can the body change when you have hemochromatosis?

How can  the body change when you have hemochromatosis?

Variable signs and: Symptoms. Bronze skin coloration may be the only outward sign. Other changes depend on the organs affected, e.g., liver, heart, pancreas and endocrine organs. See this site for more info. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/hemochromatosis/ds00455. ...Read more

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Can you get pregnant if you have sex while your on your period? Is it unhealthy to have sex while on your cycle? Will it affect your body n a bad way

Can you get pregnant if you have sex while your on your period?  Is it unhealthy to have sex while on your cycle? Will it affect your body n a bad way

Unlikely: It would be unlikely tfor you to become pregnant during your period. However, if you are more vulnerable for pelvic inflammatory diseases if bacteria or std's go up into your reproductive tract. ...Read more

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What happens if you do not sleep enough? How does your body feel?

What happens if you do not sleep enough? How does your body feel?

Sleepy: Lack of sleep affects the mind mostly. A healthy 18 yo's body can usu. take the muscle heaviness (or even cramps) and other body stresses. Mental changes with extreme fatigue can be dangerous. Driving, judgement and ability to make good and thoughtful decisions are all impaired. The problem is it can creep up on you unawares. Best to understand yourself and not abuse your body or mind. ...Read more

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How does your vaginal discharge change when you are pregnant ?

How does your vaginal discharge change when you are pregnant ?

Am I pregnant?: Vaginal discharge is never to be used to diagnose pregnancy. There are just too many variables at play! ...Read more

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What will your temperature be when you are pregnant?

What will your temperature be when you are pregnant?

0.4-0.6 F higher: 0.4-0.6 farenheit degrees higher than usual preovulatory state. ...Read more

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How do you know when your ovaluating? Is their a discharge? What different happens to your body?

LH Surge: Ovulation features a surge in leutinizing hormone (lh), increase in the viscosity of cervical mucus, small increase in basal body temperature, and sometimes pain in the lower quadrant of the abdomen. The changes leading up to ovulation also typically cause increased interest in sex. Most women do not have symptoms reliable enough to predict ovulation, so they use home predictor kits. ...Read more

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When you are about to get your period does virginia walls swell?

When you are about to get your period does virginia walls swell?

Possibly: Hormone changes may influence the blood flow in the pelvis and vagina. Prior to a menstrual cycle and during pregnancy there may be increased blood flow in the pelvis causing swelling. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your weight changes rapidly all the time?

What does it mean when your weight changes rapidly all the time?

Nothing much: Weight fluctuates throughout the day, typically due to hydration and water. You can also have fluctuations associated with hormone shifts, especially in females. Exercise can also lead to rapid weight loss due to water loss. ...Read more