Pregnancy

 

  • How do you know if you are pregnant and how long you have been pregnant for?

    Most women determine that they are pregnant if they are sexually active and have missed a period. Nausea, breast soreness, and fatigue are also common symptoms in early pregnancy. Ultrasound or pregnancy tests are the only ways to immediately be sure that a woman is pregnant. You can do a… Lees meer »

  • How many weeks into your pregnancy can you do a medical abortion?

    You can do a medical abortion at home until the 12th week of your pregnancy. Lees meer »

  • What will happen if you do a medical abortion after the first 10 weeks?

    Medical abortion has been shown to be effective through the first trimester (12 weeks) and has been successfully used during the second trimester. (13) Lees meer »

  • What if you are not pregnant but take the medicines anyway?

    Your health will not be harmed if you are not pregnant but take the medicines anyway. However, you may still experience the common side effects of the medicines, including nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, or a low fever for up to 24 hours. Lees meer »

  • What are hCG levels during pregnancy?

    hCG levels in weeks from Last Menstrual Period : 3 weeks LMP: 5 - 50 mIU/ml 4 weeks LMP: 5 - 426 mIU/ml 5 weeks LMP: 18 - 7,340 mIU/ml 6 weeks LMP: 1,080 - 56,500 mIU/ml 7 - 8 weeks LMP: 7, 650 - 229,000 mIU/ml 9 - 12 weeks LMP: 25,700 - 288,000 mIU/ml 13 - 16 weeks LMP: 13,300 - 254,000 mIU/ml… Lees meer »

  • What if you have a RH - bloodtype?

    Usually doctors advise women who have a (surgical) abortion or miscarriage or delivery to have an injection with anti D globuline. The reason is that if the fetus has a positive bloodtype and if there is an exchange in blood the woman can make antibodies in her blood that can affect the next born… Lees meer »