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Pregnancy Considered Wk
Is wek one of pregnancy considered the same wk you had sex? Why is wk two of pregnancy considered the wk you ovulate and r considered two wk pregnant
You count from the: First day of your last period, it is 40 weeks from the 1st day of your last period until your due date it is called weeks gestation. ...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
0.3 degrees F: A sustained rise (3 days or more) mid cycle of 0.3 degrees fahrenheit over baseline is considered significant and a sign of ovulation. If that rise is sustained for 16 days you should do a pregnancy test, but I would not consider it sufficiently reliable to "confirm" pregnancy. ...Read more
Walking: New exercise during exercise should be started cautiously. Walking is the best. ...Read more
20 - 25 best age: Teenage women and women roughly starting at the age of 25 have increasing risk of all kinds of pregnancy complications - which many times with proper prenatal care can be managed and result in the delivery of a healthy baby while keeping mom safe. ...Read more
I have a sch 1.5 CM and I am so worried about my pregnancy. Is that considered small at this point or should im worry. Why does this happen?
Subchorionic hemorrhage happens and yes, it is one of the most anxiety-provoking phenomenons of early pregnancy. Fortunately the size of the hemorrhage is not associated with the likelihood of miscarriage, although the risk is increased slightly. Think positive, have hope, and follow up. Spotting is likely, expect it, but may not mean much. Best of luck.
http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmed/2106217. ...Read more
Philosophical questi: That is not really fully a medical question - various factors come into play based on peoples upbringing and religious/moral beliefs. Some consider conception the beginning of life - some consider the baby only when it reaches the age where it is "viable" outside of mom (somewhere in the 24-26 week gestation). ...Read more
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Can occur: Although it isn't "normal" it certainly can occur in many healthy pregnancies. ...Read more
Varies: Depends on woman and her health and the advice of her doctor. ...Read more
It is safe: It is safe as long as it is done by a qualified physician up to week 20. ...Read more
If my wife conceives at age 34 and gives birth at age 35, then is that considered an at-risk pregnancy?
Loose term: The words "high risk" are imprecise and just suggest higher statistical risk of some negative outcome. Any pregnancy has about 4% risk of a surprise outcome. A woman's risk of a Down syndrome birth increases every year after the early 20's ; at 40 it hits an added 1%.Any health issue or pregnancy complication can be used to designate someone high risk. The term just reminds the staff to be on alert. ...Read more
Do pregnancy symptoms need to be a certain intensity in order for them to be considered an actual pregnancy symptom?
No: Symptoms vary widely from person to person. If a home test is positive then you are pregnant. ...Read more
Earlier, smaller: The risk of preterm birth is higher for several reasons; triplet birth is likely to be earlier than that of twins. In addition, there is greater risk of growth problems, deformations from crowding, malpresentation. For the mother of triplets, the risks from abdominal delivery are higher than those of women with twins delivered vaginally and possibly abdominally, depending on the size and position. ...Read more
Yes: Pregnant teenagers face different challenges. Medically speaking, they are at higher risk for preterm birth, low birth weight, and increased infant mortality. They also have higher rates of depression and children with delayed cognitive abilities. This doesn't include the huge socioeconomic burden that teenage pregnancy brings to the table. ...Read more
Many reasons: Complications in pregnancy can be from the pregnancy itself, such as placenta problems, amniotic fluid problems and problems with the baby's development. Other reasons might be medical complications related to diabetes, high blood pressure, lupus and many other medical conditions. Other reasons can be self imposed such as smoking drinking and using drugs. ...Read more
Variable, see below:
Slight bleeding, milky discharge, tingling in breasts, tiredness, frequent urination, missed period, morning sickness etc. See this site for more information. You may wish to do a home pregnancy test about a week after the missed period.
http://www. Webmd. Com/baby/guide/pregnancy-am-i-pregnant. ...Read more
Benifeits of celibacy includes
.Avoid getting hpv which can lead to cervical cancer, or even throat cancer contracted from oral sex.
Reduce risk of other stds such as herpes, gonorrhea, chlamydia, genital warts
reduce risk of unwanted pregnancy
reduce risk of marrying someone solely because of an unwanted pregnancy. ...Read more