Am I Pregnant?

If you suspect that you might be pregnant, consider taking a home pregnancy test

right away. Learn about when you can take these home tests, the advantages and disadvantages to these tests and about how accurate these test are. But how can they determine that you’re pregnant? HCG Levels in Pregnancy can help you understand more about the hormones these pregnancy tests are looking for.  Learn more about how a home pregnancy test works about when is the best time for you to take one.

Signs And Symptoms Of Pregnancy

Sometimes it can be difficult to tell if you’re actually pregnant or just experiencing a flu or PMS. To help you distinguish between being pregnant and just thinking that maybe, possibly, you might be pregnant, take a look at our signs of pregnancy and pregnancy symptoms sections or try our on-line pregnancy test. If you're still not sure but you have a pet, then take a cue from them. As Sensing Pregnancy explains, pets are often intuitive when it comes to pregnancy.  Some common early pregnancy symptoms might be morning sickness, tender breasts, frequent urination, tiredness, moodiness, and food cravings.  If you have any of these symptoms you might want to think about taking a home pregnancy test.

If you are in fact pregnant and are experiencing morning sickness, you might want to think about something more enjoyable than your present condition.  Have some fun by reading Boy or Girl – Myths and Facts.  It really take your mind off your morning sickness to read about all the different ways you can determine the sex of your baby. And despite the bad reputation that the pregnancy experience gets, there are many positive benefits of pregnancy.  Learn more about all of the good things about being pregnant and find out why so many women love this time in their lives.  Of course, nothing will compare to the joy you will feel when your pregnancy is over and you finally get to meet your new baby.

Pregnancy Due-Date

If you really can’t wait for your little bundle of joy to come along, then learn about the different methods that are used to calculate your due date.  Find out when to expect your new baby so that you can start planning and preparing for his or her arrival.  Getting all of the baby stuff and preparing the nursery is part of the fun of pregnancy.  Find out how long you have to enjoy this experience. 


Please note: If you have been sexually active and experience any pregnancy symptoms, the American Pregnancy Association recommends testing for pregnancy.

If you are pregnant you can learn more about doulas, midwives, birth centers and other pregnancy related information by visiting the American Pregnancy Association.

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recently had my birth control removed (implanon) a week ago to b exact. Me and my bf have been having unprotected sex but recently in a certin position that normal does not cause pain in my lower stomach has been doing just that not enough to make me want to stop just a lil uncomfortable. with NY first child this did not happen so i was just wondering if this could b a very early sign of pregnancy if anyone has any advice or could answe this for me i would be very greatful
6 years ago
I need help :(..i'm 17 years old and me and my boyfriend had unprotected sex 2 nights ago..ever since then i've been feeling sick..dizzy..headaches..and certin smells really bother me like cigg.smoke..In 2 weeks im due for my period..should i wait to see if my period comes or should i take a test now..or is it to soon to?..Pleasae respond /:
6 years ago
Flower 10
Will some one help me? I am 14 and I had sex with my boyfriend yesterday.. The condom kept moving(we were doing cowgirl) and he did ejaculate and I don't know if he ejaculated when he was in me or not.. I've had mood swings and my stomach feels like there's pressure on it and I'm really tired but after we had sex we did go to an amusement park so will someone please help me?
6 years ago
Hi All, I'm new here and am hoping someone can answer my question. Am I pregnant? I had a miscarriage / D&C on March 16, 2012. I had my first period (about 1 month later) on April 19, 2012. I took a pregnancy test today and it shows a positive result! I'm a bit paranoid from my last experience. Is it possible for me to still of the HCG levels in my system from my last pregnancy or am I pregnant??? Thanks for your help!!!!
6 years ago
Hi im new on here hopefully someone can answer my question my periods have been regular every month and my boyfriend and I have had u protected sex a few times this month and my period Mia it was due last week could I be pregnant
6 years ago