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I want to have a baby but I don't want to tell my boyfriend?
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Marianne DiNapoli
Obstetrics & Gynecology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Bad idea
The best relationships and families have open communication.
If you are thinking of starting a family with your boyfriend, i strongly recommend bringing this up with him first.

In brief: Bad idea
The best relationships and families have open communication.
If you are thinking of starting a family with your boyfriend, i strongly recommend bringing this up with him first.
Marianne DiNapoli
Marianne DiNapoli
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Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No, that's wrong
First, that's a little hard to do - you need two to make a baby.
Second, it's quite selfish to want a baby but not ask the father if he wants one before getting pregnant by him. After all, he would be the father - he has every right to be involved in the child's life. If he doesn't want anything to do with the baby but is willing to impregnate you, then you wouldn't have to hide it from him.

In brief: No, that's wrong
First, that's a little hard to do - you need two to make a baby.
Second, it's quite selfish to want a baby but not ask the father if he wants one before getting pregnant by him. After all, he would be the father - he has every right to be involved in the child's life. If he doesn't want anything to do with the baby but is willing to impregnate you, then you wouldn't have to hide it from him.
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Dr. Ankush Bansal
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