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Why Is It Important To Have A Support System In Pregnancy And Birth
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
I use to weight 122 before i had my second kid i gained 41 pounds during pregnancy so 181 total i didn't loose very much after birth i even breastfeed?
I know birth control doesn't protect you 100% from pregnancy but will doing the pull out method as well help?
Yes: And adding a condom will decrease it further, and adding spermicidal jelly even more. But failure rates of bcp's is very low. About 3/1000. ...Read more
I was moved onto a stronger both control, does that mean my last birth control wasn't protecting me from pregnancy? I'm having symptoms,
I recently lost my baby of last year, I haven't been on birth control for seven months because of my pregnancy, and im trying again any advice?
PNV: First of all, start taking prenatal vitamins- Folic Acid and dha are important for normal fetal development. Second, we need to know the cause of the fetal loss, and if there was any instrumentation done on the uterus. Third, are your periods regular? Only 15% of normal couples conceive monthly, 85% in one year. How long did it take for you to conceive with the last pregnancy? ...Read more
I'm on birth control, haven't missed but took 3days in a row later than normal. I was ejaculated in and want to know my chances of pregnancy?
Hi Dr, I wanted to know what is the likelihood of birth defects for using Lomexin T 1000 g during 17 weeks of pregnancy, My Gyn prescribed this?
Topical anti- : fungal medications called " azoles", like fenticonazole, have very little to no absorption. That makes the risk of toxicity vety low. Animal studies using high chronic doses during the period of organ formation in the 1st trimester showed abnormal development of cartlilage. No studies can be done in pregnant humans. ...Read more
More detail...: hard to answer your question(s) without more detail, call back !! ...Read more
Yes: This should not be a cause for a c-section. You should of course use the medicine your obstetricain prescribed for it. ...Read more
Third pregnancy but 10 years since the birth of my ladt son.im 39 and 16 weeks when will i feel flutters?
I want to know whether a sac of amniotic fluid is formed during pregnancy or it is already present in female body since birth.
What happens if most birth control methods are around 99% effective, why aren't there a lot more unplanned pregnancies occurring?
Unplanned pregnancy: Statistically, about 50% of pregnancies are unplanned. No birth control is 100% effective, so even with perfect use, some people get pregnant - and this includes after having tubes tied. Then there are the people who do not use it correctly, forget to use it, or just don't use birth control at all. ...Read more
I have still birth of my baby 1 year and 4 months past how much natural gap is occure for doing next pregnancy?I wnt to pregnant again.
Now is OK: After a year, you should be ok to try to become pregnant. However, i would recommend prenatal vitamins now, a a frank discussion with your OB about what caused the stillbirh, whether you should have pre pregnancy tests done, and whether you should see a perinatologist during this pregnancy. ...Read more
Negative pregnancy tests but with pregnancy symptoms. Gave birth 2 months ago. Could i be pregnant with negative tests? Taken a week apart.
Nope : If you took two pregnancy test a week apart thrn you're not pregnant. Pregnancy tests are accurate enough to detect the simple rise in beta HCG hormone. Consider starting birth control and preventing another pregnancy right after your last one. At age 19 two babies in a short period of time seems like a very hard life. ...Read more
I quit taking birth control5 days ago and had light bleeding 7/8 days ago. I have taken two pregnancy test and both were negative. Can i be pregnant?
No: No. You had a period and two negative tests. Not pregnant. ...Read more
What is the possibility of pregnancy on birth conto pill. I take it every morning between 6:30 and 7:15. I'm having some nausea, could I be pregnant?
1-2% chance: With "perfect" use of the pill, meaning missing no pills and taking at the same time (within a couple hours) every day, the pill is approximately 98-99% effective at preventing pregnancy. If you miss a period, check a home pregnancy test. If that is negative but the nausea persists, see doctor for further evaluation. ...Read more
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Started new birth control, didn't use protection first week. having a lot of pregnancy symptoms. is it just side effects or could I be pregnant?
Side effects: It is most likely the transient side effects from the pills. They get better with time. A home urine pregnancy test can be done in the privacy and comfort of your home. It is cheap and useful in identifying if you are pregnant or not. Whether you have missed period or unprotected sex or trying to concieve, this is a safe, easy test to perform at home to get the answers you seek best wishes Dr M ...Read more
I had birth on may 5/2014, and till now i didn't have my mentrual cycle, i made pregnancy test and it came negative. So is this normal?
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