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Im 38 Weeks Pregnant Can I Masturbate
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
Talk to your OB.: Typically induced labor is reserved for situations where it is deemed medically necessary. Going into labor naturally is generally safer and less painful. The medications used to induce labor have risks associated with their use, and your baby may not be positioned properly. The risk of any medical intervention has to be outweighed by the potential benefit. Discuss with OB, and make a birth plan. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How can I have my period back, took plan b, missing period two months, I am not pregnant. I am 35 years old?
Common problem : Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then redo a home pregnancy test . There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more
i want prescription about mensuration cycle m a 21 year old girl from last 3 month i didn't get periods i m worried .m not married?how it can treated?
Birth control pills: I am not completely clear about your question, but it sounds like you have not had a period in 3 months. If you have been sexually active then you need to take a pregnancy test. There are other causes for missed periods. If you are not pregnant then getting on birth control pills could help regulate your periods. See a doctor to make sure blood tests like thyroid are normal. ...Read more
Strongly: recommend against attempting a 'home' abortion. These are extremely dangerous because any substance you ingest to abort the fetus is also likely to be toxic to the mother. Would recommend that you see a gynecologist to be prescribed appropriate medication if you are sure that abortion is the route you desire to take. ...Read more
So the math. : You need to convert the total number of days of days since the first day of your last period. That is 4 weeks or 28 days plus 5 days, thus 33 days. Then subtract 14 days from 33 days, since you ovulate usually 14 days after you last pregnancy. 33-14 equals 19 days. 19 days ago is approximately when you got pregnant. ...Read more
My last date of period is 8 december 2013.From now I am pregnant. Please tell me how many weeks n month I am pregnant.
I am 4 weeks pregnant. I bled today as i were on my period. How can I tell if I am still pregnant?
See your doctor: At 4 weeks, the best way to assess this situation is with serial measurements of blood HCG levels. ...Read more
Im very irreg i get my peiod twice year, how can I ever get pregnant im already 25 married. One previous false pregnant test five months ago. Help please?
Need tests: You ovulate 14 days prior to your next period. It is difficult to know this if your periods are irregular. You may have thyroid disease or polycystic ovary disease or something wrong with your control center in your brain. Simple tests by your gynecologist can help determine the cause of the irregularity. After, there are ovulatory drugs that can help you get pregnant. ...Read more
Im not pregnant so why do I feel like I have mini cramps 6 days before my period ? And I've been stressed about me being pregnant
Pelvic pain: Pelvic pain is complex as there are several organs in the pelvis. The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, bladder, appendix, intestines, colon and rectum can all be the source. Pelvic pain requires and examination to help organize the evaluation. If you think you are pregnant check a pregnancy test at home. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My period time 8 april I did unprotected sex 26 april can I pregnant its possible if I want abortion please help me I stress?
Cycles?: You must keep a menstrual diary and check the dates of the start and stop of your cycle. You should see a GYN for a blood pregnancy test, pelvic exam and:DISCUSS BIRTH CONTROL. Your stress level will disappear once you and your partner are using protection. Do the responsible thing: get protected and checked. ...Read more
Not relevant: When we are checking blood counts during pregnancy, assuming that the basic counts related to hemoglobin, hematocrit and platelets are normal for pregnancy, then we really do not spend too much time looking at these individual parameters related to red blood cells. If there is a more specific problem being asked, please ask! ...Read more
Would a D&C be performed if a mother is miscarrying at 37/38 weeks pregnancy? And if so, how soon before the patient is discharged?
Term pregnancy: At that point, the pregnancy is full term and will be "stillborn." A sad situation and I feel for her. She will likely have her labor induced and deliver vaginally if possible. The length of stay in the hospital will be similar to one for a regular birth. This assumes the mother doesn't have a complication such as an infection. ...Read more
Clear water drops and one time small fresh blood spot period like cramping is it labor or something else at 38 weeks pregnancy?
Obgyn evaluation: You will need to contact your Obgyn to arrange an evaluation. Since you are near term you will need to make sure you did not break your water. You could just be dilating and passing your mucous plug. An evaluation will be needed to determine what is going on. ...Read more
Am in my 38 weeks pregnancy and 4 days..My blood pressure was in the noon 149/68 and heart rate 114 is it nessicary to go to hospital and be paranoid.
Call OB: You are not being paranoid. But, it sounds like you do not understand what to do in this type of situation. Please contact or page your OB and give them your situation and vital signs. They will tell you what they want you to do next. ...Read more
Hi im 38 weeks pregnant and i was using a dildo to masturbate and noticed in the toilet there was two big globs. Is it my mucus plug?
Im 38 weeks pregnant I've would like to know if its safe to take Castro oil this would be my
second time taking It?
Not recommended: Although 38 weeks is term, it's not ideal to induce pregnancy prior to a pregnancy due date. Castor oil to induce pregnancy has been used by practitioners and midwives for some time. However, it can cause diarrhea, nausea, and vomiting without inducing pregnancy, leaving you feeling badly at this stage of pregnancy. It can also cause fetal distress. Recommend talking to your Dr. before considering ...Read more
Im 38 weeks pregnant with my sixth child 5th pregnancy all were a week early does that mean ill have this baby a week early also?
Not Ready to Deliver: You are not ready to deliver yet ...Read more
Probably not: Many women have told me that right before the onset of their labor, their body will discharge the contents of their bowels, resulting in diarrhea on occasion. Of course, this could also be the onset of the flu so monitoring temperature and other symptoms would help. Make sure to stay hydrated. ...Read more
Im 38 weeks pregnant and i drank a tea of ginger about 10min ago what could happen to me or my baby?
Ginger: Concur w dr. Rinker. Ginger is often used in pregnancy. You can drink slightly flattened ginger ale or nibble on crystallized ginger. Or pour boiling water over freshly sliced organic ginger & steep x 5 min in a covered pot. Sip. Aromatherapy: sweet orange (citrus sinensis), peitigrain (citrus reticulata), mandarin (citrus reticulata) are different citrus scents that can decrease nausea. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hello how are you, im 38 weeks pregnant as of today n only 2cm dilatin is there anything I can do to speed it up?
Not really: YOU DON'T WANT TO RUSH MOTHER NATURE in dilating your cervix faster than necessary. As I learned during my OB rotations; every day the baby is able to stay in the womb is worth 10 in an incubator! The other thing I learned is that Mother Nature KNOWS your due date much better than any doctor. You're almost there. Just take care of yourself and Nature will take care of you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have clear sticky discharge and my underwear are allways wet like IV weed myselfis this normal im 38 weeks pregnant its been goin on for some time?
Get checked : You will need to be examined to figure it out. Towards the end of pregnancy many women leak urine. You mucous plug also comes out. Yeast and bacterial vaginosis can occur. Most important though is to make sure you have not broken you water. You doctor will check you to evaluate. ...Read more
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