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Hi, If the injection is not inserted correctly you can fall pregnant. It can take a few months before you are fertile again after Depo-Provera. Ev...

Answered: 22 May 2008
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Hi, Sometimes your body isn’t ready to go into labour and perhaps your cycle is longer than the average that will extend pregnancy time. If ...

Answered: 15 May 2008
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Hi Danielle, Try not to worry just yet. It can take a healthy couple at least six months to conceive and sometimes it can be longer with no defini...

Answered: 15 May 2008
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Hi, It is very common with your first pregnancy to not be showing until much later. Don’t worry too much you will certainly start to show so...

Answered: 15 May 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It is difficult to know if your body is adjusting to coming off the pill or if it is signs of pregnancy. Wait unti...

Answered: 08 May 2008
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Hi Mel, Thank you for your enquiry. It is normal to feel anxious about your baby but it does appear that everything is going as expected so try no...

Answered: 01 May 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. This can be a very scary time when you are bleeding in early pregnancy. About 1 in 4 pregnancies do result in a mi...

Answered: 01 May 2008
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HI, Thank you for your enquiry. You normally conceive 14 days before your next expected period. So if you have a 28 day cycle, you would conceive ...

Answered: 01 May 2008
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Hi, You are getting signs of a normal pregnancy. Try not to worry too much just yet. Ectopic pregnancies are quite rare and ovarian cysts are more...

Answered: 01 May 2008
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Hi, You can try to drink plenty of water and to get up slowly from sitting and lying. Hopefully it will pass soon. Best wishes, Alex.

Answered: 01 May 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Your baby is very well protected in the early months and will not be affected by your flu illness. Best wishes...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi Sue, Thank you for your enquiry. If you are experiencing a normal healthy pregnancy, there is no reason to need an ultrasound. Most doctors rec...

Answered: 29 Apr 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. The feelings that you are experiencing is from the rapid hormone changes that occur in your body in early pregnanc...

Answered: 22 Apr 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. You need to check that your iron levels are normal, otherwise everything should be fine. Try to get as much rest a...

Answered: 22 Apr 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Usually there is not too much that is done in early pregnancy other than blood tests and a scan. You are probably ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi Chantal, Thank you for your enquiry. This is like a small bruise that has formed as the baby attached to the uterus. It is where there has been...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. This result only gives you a percentage rather than an actual yes or no. If you want to be sure you need to have a...

Answered: 22 Mar 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It sounds as if you have been through a trying time recently. Remember that you usually ovulate on alternate ovari...

Answered: 08 Mar 2008
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Hi Setty, Thank you for your enquiry. It sounds as if you are really looking in to everything very thoroughly. Being overweight can lead to infert...

Answered: 08 Mar 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. A fetal morphology scan is usually attended around 19 – 20 weeks and this is usually the only scan if everyt...

Answered: 08 Mar 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. If you are overweight at the start of the pregnancy it is not unusual not to gain much if any weight. The baby is ...

Answered: 08 Mar 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. Your dates are calculated from your last period date and then it is 9 months plus ten days from that date. This al...

Answered: 01 Mar 2008
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Hi Jessica, Thank you for your enquiry. Your belly is measured at each visit and this usually equals around the same size as you are weeks –...

Answered: 01 Mar 2008
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Hi Marie, Thank you for your enquiry. Early scans can be difficult to see much of the developing baby and it is usually best to wait until around ...

Answered: 01 Mar 2008
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Hi Marie, You can continue to take the conception formula for as long as you have them and then if you still think that you need supplements you c...

Answered: 01 Mar 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. You can start to feel the signs of pregnancy quite early and this is often the first thing that some women notice....

Answered: 01 Mar 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. This is not a sign that you are pregnant. Please wait until you have missed a period and then do a pregnancy test....

Answered: 01 Mar 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. It may be advisable to get a second opinion or even visit an obstetrician for advice. It may need a specialist to ...

Answered: 01 Mar 2008
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Hi, Thank you for your enquiry. The movements that you are feeling are more than likely due to the position of the baby at the moment. It could be...

Answered: 01 Mar 2008
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Hi, It is expected that you will feel movements at around 16 weeks with your second pregnancy. You know what to expect and you are more aware of t...

Answered: 01 Mar 2008