How Soon Can I Get Pregnant after Stopping Birth Control?

Nervous (19) writes: My boyfriend and I had unprotective sex I am on birth control but stopped taking it two weeks before that is there a chance I could be pregnant? If, How much of a chance? – – – – – – Dear Nervous, For me to help, I’m going to have to bombard […]

Recently Stopped Taking Dianette; Now No Period

Sportygal (24) writes: I came off Dianette in November and had a withdrawal bleed. My december period came on time (28days). My January period was late (34 days). I still have not had my February period (43 days). I turned down sex on the 4th of Feb. I was very drunk at the time and […]

Forgot One Birth Control Pill & Condom Broke. Could I Be Pregnant?

Sophie (19) writes: I started taking the birth control pill 5 months ago. this month i forgot to take one pill and took it when i remembered (about 14 hours later than usual). Me and my bf had sex a few days later and the condom broke. I was finishing that package, I had 4 […]

Chances of Getting Pregnant 8 Months after Depo Shot

loveablesweetheart (16) writes: Hi hannah, I’m sixteen and am experiencing pregnancy symptoms, like; fatigue, abdominal pain, feeling like I am going to be but never do. I was on the depo for about 6 months and havnt gotten my next dose since my last dose ran out about two months ago. My boyfriend and I […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Stopped Taking Yasmin, Had Sex with Condoms, Now No Period

Ella (24) writes: Hi, I think i am probably over reacting but here’s my prob. my period is 9 days or so late. I was on Yasmin but came off it in Oct. I got my next non pill controlled period on the 21st of nov. My ex and i only had sex between the […]

How Do Birth Control Pills Work?

WorriedWilma (19) writes: Here’s my situation. I’m thinking I’m probably not pregnant, but I don’t completely understand how the pill works, I guess: -I have been taking Desogen (specifically Apri), the birth control pill, for a year. -I missed 1 pill on 12/12. -I didn’t realized I missed it until a week later and therefore […]

Does Douching Prevent Pregnancy?

Angel J (17) writes: I stopped taking my birth control pills for about 3 months and i had sex with my boyfriend and the condom broke and he came, when he came he thought the condom was filling in and pulled it out as fast as he can and he said he came in me […]

How Soon after the Depo Shot Can I Get Pregnant?

Well I had unprotected sex 3 times on November 11th and since then I’ve felt kinda weird, sore breasts for a couple days, nausea, funny feeling in my lower abdomen, dizziness, headache, not wanting to eat a lot, feeling bloated.

Should We Have Used a Different Condom?

Me & My boyfriend of 3 years just had sex a while ago, But before we started he accidentally touched the tip on the condom to the head of his cock the wrong way but corrected it.

No Period Yet after Taking Plan B & Starting Birth Control

I had sex for the VERY first time on September 23rd. He did not ejaculate inside me but there is always the chance of pre cum. I freaked out that night and immediately the next morning I went and took plan B. A week later I got a heavy period for one day and one […]

Switched Birth Control Pills & Took Antibiotics, Now Period 4 Days Late

Dear Hannah My last period was September 16-22. So I’m four days late on my period. This morning I did wake up to a bit of spotting, but it was only a bit of dark blood when I wipe. I’ve had some normal period like cramps too.

Will Taking Azithromycin Interfere with My Birth Control Pills?

Dear Hannah, I’m on birth control but I had a really bad cold that turned into a bacterial infection in my lungs and had to take antibiotics for 5 days. They were 250 mg azithromycin. I didn’t know until several days after my boyfriend and I had unprotected sex that antibiotics reduce the effectiveness of […]