Took NuvaRing for 11 Days, Terrible Side Effects

hannah- my husband and i just recently got married. and i am starting to worry about being pregnant already. in september i started using the nuvaring, but it had terrible side effects and i stopped using it after 11 days. i had my period the 16 thru the 20 of ssptember. and again the 4 thru the 8 of october. i have been very nauseous and tired/dizzy lately. i just wanna know if i could already be pregnant? when should i expect my next … Continue

Negative Pregnancy Test Results but Actually Pregnant

Jessica (26) writes: Two years ago I was pregnant; however, before i found out, i had missed my period two months in a row and went to the doctors, took home pregnancy test, and they all came out negative. Not until my third month, missing my period, I went to the doctors again and had blood work done and indeed i was pregnant; however, a week later I had a miscarrage at 3 1/2 months pregnant. But to me I only knew about the pregnancy for a … Continue

Bigger Breasts, Sore Nipples, but Regular Periods

Dear Hannah, I really hope you answer my question, because I literally think I'm going crazy. Please. Here it goes: (I'm 17, going on 18 in Nov.) July 8-15: Period July 22 or 28: Sex (first I think the condom came off and got put on inside out again. Did not cum inside me. Then, couple days after, we had "backdoor" sex, and I have no idea if cum got in my other hole. … Continue

Best Abortion Clinics in Dayton, Ohio?

dear hannah, could you recommend the best place to go for an abortion? it would need to be somewhere near Dayton OH. thanks in advance for your help, emily Dear Emily, Is this for yourself or for a friend? Is she certain she's pregnant? Does she know how far along she is? My recommendation would be to first go to the Women's Centers of Ohio. You may have heard their ads on the radio or seen some of their billboards. They are a big … Continue

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Negative Pregnancy Test Results but Actually Pregnant

Jessica (26) writes: Two years ago I was pregnant; however, before i found out, i had missed my period two months in a row and went to the doctors, took home pregnancy test, and they all came out negative. Not until my third month, missing my period, I went to the doctors again and had blood work done and indeed i was pregnant; however, a week later I had a miscarrage at 3 1/2 months pregnant. But to me I only knew about the pregnancy for a … Continue

Is 60 Hours Too Long to Take Plan B One Step?

Fuzzy writes, "Hey... I had unprotected sex about 60 hours ago. Is it too late for me to take Plan B One Step?" - - - - - - Dear Fuzzy, You could take Plan B One Step now, but you would be really pushing its ability to be effective. I usually recommend to take Plan B within 12 hours of having unprotected sex; that is when Plan B will have the highest probability of being effective. Each hour you wait your probability for Plan B being … Continue

Took NuvaRing for 11 Days, Terrible Side Effects

hannah- my husband and i just recently got married. and i am starting to worry about being pregnant already. in september i started using the nuvaring, but it had terrible side effects and i stopped using it after 11 days. i had my period the 16 thru the 20 of ssptember. and again the 4 thru the 8 of october. i have been very nauseous and tired/dizzy lately. i just wanna know if i could already be pregnant? when should i expect my next … Continue

A Big Mistake – Could I Be Pregnant?

I'm thirteen and my boyfriend is sixteen. He is a really sweet guy and we were at his house. He said that we should try penetration? Just so that it wouldn't hurt much when we really do it. I let it happen. When he was inside me we didn't use a condom and he just got a little excited. And he had pre cum inside me. I've now missed my period and I haven't been able to sleep. My boyfriend has been freaking out. So basically can i get pregnant from … Continue

Age 13, Scared I’m Pregnant after being with Boyfriend

girl (age 13) writes, "I'm a virgin and I had sex kinda with my bf and he barely stuck it in me and he didn't cum he jus prollbly left pre cum and I scared I haven't started my period at all and I'm a virgin I haven't bleed or whatever but yeah I'm scared I'm pregnant... /: I'm 13 :OOOO bad choice he jus talked me into it." … Continue

Condom Ripped, Waited 84 Hours to Take Plan B One Step

ruined (age 19) writes, "I had protected sex but when my partner was done he noticed the condon was ripped, i waited 84 hours to take the plan b one step after pill i still havent gotten my period! We had sex on a sunday night at 12a.m i took pill on wednesday at 12p.m in afternoon help me!" … Continue

Pregnancy Type Symptoms after Taking Plan B One Step Twice

Plan B One Step x2 (27) writes: I'm having quite a bit of a dilemma. My fiance and I had sex on Nov. 26th. After we finished, I noticed that the condom was inside me. I am not on regular birth control ( I have tried several types and they all make me very sick) so out of fear I went & bought the plan b one step and took it 2 days after the incident. Everything seemed fine & I got a period about 5 days later-on my normal expected date. … Continue

Too Many Side Effects after Taking Next Choice

Samantha (16) writes, Hey, a couple weeks ago me and my boyfriend had sex and the condom broke. I ended up taken Next Choice and Lately I've been having more side effects than I should be getting. Does that mean I could be pregnent ? - - - - - - - Dear Samantha, Experiencing side effects after taking Next Choice doesn't necessarily mean that you are pregnant. Could you give me a brief rundown on the types of symptoms you are … Continue

Bigger Breasts, Sore Nipples, but Regular Periods

Dear Hannah, I really hope you answer my question, because I literally think I'm going crazy. Please. Here it goes: (I'm 17, going on 18 in Nov.) July 8-15: Period July 22 or 28: Sex (first I think the condom came off and got put on inside out again. Did not cum inside me. Then, couple days after, we had "backdoor" sex, and I have no idea if cum got in my other hole. … Continue

Can I Get Pregnant after Being on Birth Control for a Week?

ive been taking birthcontrol for about a week and i started my period a day late. i know for a fact that birth control doesnt work right away only after a month but i have had uprotected sex and i keep feeling like im gonna throw up . i get nausea alot i cant even sleep or smell certain things. i did start my period but a day late and it is very light nothing really comes out just a little. whats wrong with me ? ): … Continue

Unprotected Sex Yesterday Twice, Took Morning After Pill

littleone (age 19) writes, "hi um my period ended about 4 or 5 days ago but i had unprotected sex yesterday and he came inside me. and im just wondering could i be pregnant? i have taken the morning after pill a few days ago, about 2 days after my period ended cause i had unprotected sex and he came inside me then too, but could it still lessen the chances of me being pregnant now with this incident.." … Continue

Negative Pregnancy Test but Weird Symptoms

Ally (19) writes: Hannah, Hi. I'm 19 and wondering if i'm pregnant. The beginning of my last period was 1/3/12 and it ended 1/8/12. My cycle is 28 days. If calculations are correct 1/17/12 would be the day I ovulated. No methods of birth control were used at all. We had sex on the 11th, 13th-15th, 17th-21st, 25th-27th, and on the 31st. I was supposed to start my period on 1/31/12, but didn't. I tested the morning of the 31st and again on … Continue

Sex with Condoms but Now Feeling Strange

Scared (age 17) writes, "well me and my partner did it a week ago and we used condoms but ive been feeling strange but i have a stomach illness its called gastritis and sometimes that makes me feel naseaus and strange so i dont know if its that or something else and im scared to take a pregnancy test cause im scared to know the truth." … Continue

Guy Tried to Rape Me, Took Plan B but Threw Up

Alley (21) writes: On November 16, someone tried to rape me in my sleep at around 5am, but was caught and kicked out by someone else. The sharp pain I felt was him tearing my skin on the outside, and when I went to the hospital the nurse said there wasn't any sign of penetration, but she had me take a Plan B pill as well as two Gravols. I threw up, but it was over two hours after, and she didn't ask me to take a second dose. A few days later I … Continue

Took I-Pill 3 Hours after Having Sex, Then Bleeding

I had sex with my girlfriend who is 17 yrs old on 21st sept. The condom tore during the intercourse and she took a emergency contraceptive pill after 3 hours (I-Pill). There was little bleeding for couple of days along with pain and then it was fine. This was her first intercourse. But on 27th Sept., she started bleeding again. What does it mean? Are there chances of pregnancy? … Continue

Can I Be Pregnant? Took I-Pill 5 Hours after Sex

Smiksh (25) writes: i had sex with my boyfriend on the 11th day of my periods date 14 november without taking any precaution, he left sperm inside me. than i took i pill after 5 hours, im scared of pregnancy … Continue

When Is the Earliest I Can Take a Home Pregnancy Test?

I am 25yrs and all ready have one child, I would like to know if a could take a home test now. but i do think it is a bit too early what do you say? I am sure my husband released in side me on the 16 september, but i will be having a peroid by end of this week (25 september). This morning when i woke up i started have cramps (period cramps). Ann-Marie (25) … Continue