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Could I be pregnant?

By Anonymous August 8, 2012 - 3:54pm
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I had sex in the beginning of june around the 10th, got my period in the beginning of July and now I'm not getting my period in August. What is going on? I am 15 unfortunately.

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Hello Anonymous,

Don't worry. The flow may pick up in the next day or two.


August 10, 2012 - 5:46pm

Hello Anonymous,

I think you are experiencing normal irregularity in your menstrual cycle. This happens, especially in the first few years of menstruation.


August 10, 2012 - 5:01pm
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Anonymous (reply to Maryann Gromisch RN)

Thank you but now I just got simple light bleeding and a few cramps but nothing heavy. It was so light it looked almost pink?

August 10, 2012 - 5:42pm

Hello Anonymous,

Have you had unprotected sex since the end of your last menstrual period? If you have, then there is a chance that you could be pregnant.
If you have not, you may be experiencing a slight irregularity in the length of your menstrual cycle and the start of your period. This is common among young girls who have not been menstruating for very long.

You are young. Are you really ready to be sexually active? It is very important that you protect yourself from becoming pregnant and contracting a sexually transmitted disease.

To learn more, please visit the EmpowHER Sexual Health 101 Resource page. Here is the link:http://www.empowher.com/sexual-health-101


August 8, 2012 - 4:39pm
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Anonymous (reply to Maryann Gromisch RN)

No I have not had sex of any kind since June or my last period.

August 8, 2012 - 6:39pm
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