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Other than preventing pregnancy and lightening periods, what are the effects of birthcontrol?

Other than preventing pregnancy and lightening periods, what are the effects of birthcontrol?

Suppress ovulation: Birth control pills work by suppressing ovulation. The estrogen it it regulates periods. They also increase a protein called sex hormone binding globulin which binds extra sex steroids and can decrease acne. Some rare side effects include blood clots in legs. It is best to give a new pill three months to get used to it. ...Read more

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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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What are the warning signs to look for during week 28 of pregnancy?

What are the warning signs to look for during week 28 of pregnancy?

Labor: Persistent lower back pain, regular uterine contractions, gush of fluid, decreased fetal movements, etc... Check out "text4baby.". ...Read more

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What are signs that you have protein inurine during pregnancy?

What are signs that you have protein inurine during pregnancy?

No signs: Usually no signs. There are medical conditions that are associated with proteinuria. Preeclampsia and hellp sdr are some of biggest importance. Worrisome signs are: right upper side pain, severe headache, blurried vision or spots in your vision. ...Read more

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Are there warning signs to look for during the 6th month of pregnancy?

Are there warning signs to look for during the 6th month of pregnancy?

Yes: In late 2nd trimester the usual warning signs are related to preterm labor, fetal well-being, and preeclampsia. These include but are not limited to headaches unrelieved by tylenol/rest, upper abdominal pain, (worsening) nausea/vomiting, vaginal bleeding, regular uterine contractions >4-6 per hour, decreased fetal movement, vision changes, concern as to whether your amniotic membranes ruptured. ...Read more

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What are the warning signs I should look for during the last weeks of pregnancy?

What are the warning signs I should look for during the last weeks of pregnancy?

Yes: At pregnancy's end, the usual warning signs are related to labor, fetal well-being, and preeclampsia. These include but are not limited to headaches unrelieved by tylenol/rest, upper abdominal pain, (worsening) nausea/vomiting, vaginal bleeding, decreased fetal movement, vision changes, concern as to whether your amniotic membranes ruptured, or really anything about which you feel concerned. ...Read more

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Are there any warning signs I should look for during the 7th month of pregnancy?

Anything unusual: Anything unusual should be reported to your OB to determine if it's something that's concerning or not. Signs of trouble would include bleeding, pain, severe headaches, swelling, fever, extreme shortness of breath and many others. It's best to discuss anything that you have a question about with your ob. ...Read more

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