Can I Be Pregnant after Messing up Taking Reclipsen Birth Control?

Scared (18) writes, hi hannah or justin i have a very personal question but its somthing i really need to know! me and my boyfriend had sex on the 11th of november 2011 (my first time) and three days before that i messed up on my birth control (reclipson) and he didnt use a condom at first but he pulled out before he ejaculated and then after that he decided to use a condom after i started freaking out about it. … Continue

Last Period in December. When Should I Take a Pregnancy Test?

Ariyana (22) writes: hi hannah. i need some advise please. my last period was in december and i’m yet to get one as to date. i had sex on 1st jan but he had condom on and i was pretty sure the condom didn’t broke. i don't get any of other pregnancy symptom except that i missed my period. could i possibly be pregnant? when is the best time to use the pregnancy test kit? i had missed my period after sex before but didn’t get pregnant but … Continue

Do tender nipples mean I’m pregnant?

Dear Hannah, I think that I may be pregnant but I’m really not sure.  I know that doctors say that your breasts begin to get swollen or tender when you’re pregnant, but it’s really my nipples that are tender. I’m supposed to get my period around next week, but my doctor’s appointment isn’t until next month. I was wondering, should I wait until my period ends (if it comes) or just wait to go to the doctor? Also, I was wondering, is it possible … Continue

What Are the Different Types of Abortion Procedures?

Scared writes: Hannah I have a question if I think I'm pregnant and I can't have a baby right now what are my options to terminate it?? I know it sounds horrible but I just can't right now it's not an option :( … Continue

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What Are the Differences Between Ella and Plan B?

justwwondering! (20) writes: Hi, so me and my boyfriend had sex 4 days ago!!! And I was not able to get Plan B until today!!! Should I get Ella seeing that the box states the Plan B only works best within the 72 hour range!!!??? - - - - - Dear justwwondering, Plan B One-Step (and the generic version, Next Choice) contains levonorgestrol. Ella contains a compound called ulipristal. Levonorgestrol makes it difficult for sperm to fertilize … Continue

Age 16, No Period after Morning After Pills

hello hannah, i have a major question. am scared because i took two morning after pills with in one month. i had two short periods; the first was june 12 to 16 when i took the pill may 28 then took another pill the 17 after i had sex with my boyfriend … Continue

Do tender nipples mean I’m pregnant?

Dear Hannah, I think that I may be pregnant but I’m really not sure.  I know that doctors say that your breasts begin to get swollen or tender when you’re pregnant, but it’s really my nipples that are tender. I’m supposed to get my period around next week, but my doctor’s appointment isn’t until next month. I was wondering, should I wait until my period ends (if it comes) or just wait to go to the doctor? Also, I was wondering, is it possible … Continue

Last Period in December. When Should I Take a Pregnancy Test?

Ariyana (22) writes: hi hannah. i need some advise please. my last period was in december and i’m yet to get one as to date. i had sex on 1st jan but he had condom on and i was pretty sure the condom didn’t broke. i don't get any of other pregnancy symptom except that i missed my period. could i possibly be pregnant? when is the best time to use the pregnancy test kit? i had missed my period after sex before but didn’t get pregnant but … Continue

Took Next Choice 12 Hours after Sex; Now Cramping & Swollen Breasts

Allyson (18) writes: I am 18 years old, and my boyfriend is 17. I stopped taking my birth control for some odd reason, (I feel stupid now) We are both each others firsts, so I guess we would be considered inexperienced. I can't really remember exactly when my last period was, but I know that we had sex and used the pull method and neither of us were concerned at that point, because we were pretty positive that we witnessed the ejaculation … Continue

Can I Be Pregnant after Messing up Taking Reclipsen Birth Control?

Scared (18) writes, hi hannah or justin i have a very personal question but its somthing i really need to know! me and my boyfriend had sex on the 11th of november 2011 (my first time) and three days before that i messed up on my birth control (reclipson) and he didnt use a condom at first but he pulled out before he ejaculated and then after that he decided to use a condom after i started freaking out about it. … Continue

Why Did I Get Brown Discharge after Taking the NextChoice Pill?

Hi Hannah, My period is due this week or next week. It really just depends on how you look at it. My period started last month and lasted about 7 days. About 3 days after my period ended my boyfriend and I had unprotected sex. About 14 hours after that I took the NextChoice pill and a few days later I had this brownish discharge. … Continue

Frequent Urination after Taking Plan B & Birth Control

Paranoid (18) writes: Hey Hannah, Ok, so i started birth control on january 22, 2012. I had sex with my boyfriend on january 16th, and we used a condom. just recently we had sex again; this happened on january 27th. After we were done, i took the plan b pill less than an hour after the fact, because i was a little worried that the condom broke (he was kind of tugging on it because it was too tight beforehand). the day after, (ie. the day … Continue

Preparing for a C-Section

If you’re like me, you’d prefer to avoid surgery, at (almost) all costs, but that may not be possible. Especially if you’ve read or heard from proponents of natural childbirth, the idea of not having a vaginal birth at all can make you feel like a failure, of sorts — but only if you let it. If, instead, you choose to be prepared for whatever your body and your baby have in store, you’ll be able to better cope with a possible surgical birth. Be … Continue

Can I Take Stediril Birth Control as an Emergency Contraceptive?

Mariana (23) writes: I had sex on 3rd of January 2012, the condom slipped after he came. I cannot remember when my last period was; I think on 27th of december. I was told to take 2 Stediril pills then 2 other as I could not find a morning after pill. Apparently they work the same. So I did. Then took pregnancy test before my period they all came out negative. My period eventually came around 20-21st of january. It was very heavy and painful. … Continue

Cramps & Spotting Instead of Period after Next Choice

Unknown (16) writes: Dear Hannah, I came to you a few days ago saying I took Next Choice 48 hours after having unprotected sex. My last period was on January 5th, lasted until the 10th. I had unprotected sex the night of January 21st, took Next Choice around 6pm on January 23rd. I was due to get my period around February 2nd and yesterday and today I am experiencing period like symptoms. I have cramps and there is some blood on my … Continue

Period Came Early after Sex and Lasted Only 3 Days

Candii (15) writes: I had sex on thursday and the next day my period came but not normal it wuss suppose to come on the 25 but it camed on 18 and only lasted 3 days when it suppose to last 1 week what does that mean? … Continue

Will Vigorous Rubbing of Vagina Hinder Becoming Pregnant?

Sanjana writes, I am 25 years old and married for 2 years. I had a miscarraige 9 months ago and trying to conceive again. After our intercourse my husband rubs on my vagina and stimulates it vigorously for me to attain orgasm. Will this hinder my chances of getting pregnant ? Is it safe for me to gain orgasm this way ? Please help ? Im desperate to get pregnant. … Continue

Am I Pregnant and Just Don’t Have Enough hCG?

Hello Hannah, Me and my boyfriend have been having unprotected sex for about two months now, my last period was on August 1st and it only lasted 5 days, im period is always normal, never missed and never ends early. I went to the doctors they took a test, urine test and blood test and it came out negitive. … Continue

Can I Get Pregnant While on Birth Control Pills?

Angel (26) writes, hi there, is it possible to get pregnant if you are taking your birth control pills on a regular basis? Also is it to late to take do a Plan B (pills) (and he did not ejaculate in me) if you had sex on Sunday and now its Thursday?.... Please help .......thanks - - - - - - Dear Angel, If you've been taking your birth control pills regularly over the past 30 days, then it would be very difficult to become pregnant. Even … Continue

What Are the Different Types of Abortion Procedures?

Scared writes: Hannah I have a question if I think I'm pregnant and I can't have a baby right now what are my options to terminate it?? I know it sounds horrible but I just can't right now it's not an option :( … Continue

Does Plan B Cause Vaginal Discharge?

Worried (16) writes: Hi Hannah, I had unprotected sex 13 days ago and took Plan B 48 hours later then took the second pill 12 hours later. I am due to get my period today or any day now. But I am experiencing some vaginal discharge. It is odorless, but is kind of like a watery, sticky kind of discharge. Any idea what's going on? - - - - - - Dear Worried, Vaginal discharge comes in all "shapes and colors." Truthfully, I'm not aware of … Continue