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So the past 2 months, i've been getting my period exactly on the 22nd. When I'm stressed, i know it can delay. My boyfriend and I were pretty much dryhumping, but he had boxers and jeans on, and i ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on Anonymous' post Can you get pregnant due to dry humping?

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I had my period that finished last week and 2 days later I have sore breasts, back pain, heart burn, feeling tired and can smell things more .Can I still be pregnant and thought I had a ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on Anonymous' post I had my period but I'm having back pain, cramping and feeling tired

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Questions abound regarding dry humping, dry sex and dry intercourse. It is most often a question asked by girls and women, wanting to know if they can be pregnant when engaging in "dry sex". ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on Alison Beaver's post Outercourse: Dry Humping, Dry Sex and Other Sexual Behaviors

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I had sex three months ago, and I have had two periiods since. I have a period two weeks after I lost my virginity, and then another one a month later, that one was exceptionally heavy. But this ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on Anonymous' post can i still be pregnant even if ive had two periods.

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I am a first day starter and missed the first pill of my pack (started a day late) I take Yaz. according to the pill pack, it says missing only one in the first week requires no back up ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on Anonymous' post Can you get pregnant from missing pills after unprotected sex?

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hi! M a 35 yr old mother of two kids. Having a history of hypothyroidism & two missed abortions as well. Right now i m pretty much worried abt my delayed periods. As my last menses date was 20th ...

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Until I needed it myself, I was completely unaware that so many women close to me had used Emergency Contraception or the “morning after pill”. At the time, it was very reassuring to hear my ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on Hannah Cutts' post The Morning After Pill - Get Your Questions Answered!

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I took plan b after unprotected sex with my husband 2 1/2 weeks ago, exaclty on my most fertile day (didnt realize that until later). Had possibly breakthrough bleeding one week after that, one ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on CazAnne's post Cramping 2 1/2 weeks after plan b....

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One day my period was normal and then the next month it came on the same day but it lasted longer it started in august but here it is December, Now it seems it coming twice a month once at the ...

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This year, an estimated 18,000 women in the United States will be diagnosed with bladder cancer. Though women typically have a lower risk of developing the disease than men, it is still vitally ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on S. Adam Ramin M.D.'s post Vitamin D & Bladder Cancer - What's the Connection?

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Most of us at one time or another have experienced an occasional restless, sleepless night. For the estimated 50-70 million US adults who have sleep or wakefulness disorder it can have serious ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on sca1een's post Feeling impulsive and stressed? Have a nap

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Hi I had intercouse with my bf 5 days after my period we use protection an after I took postinor 2 pills beacause I think precum got on my virginia I took one pill a few minutes after an the other ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on Anonymous' post Can you still get pregnant after Postinor 2?

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We had sex 2 - 3 weeks after her last menstruation and she had them irregularly. She took Nordette as ECP 18 hours after. 6 days after the dose, she bled heavily lasting for 3 days. She also had ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on Brandon's post Does 3 days of withdrawal bleeding/menstruation mean she's not pregnant?

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My friend had a history of trauma 2 yrs back.Intially she was t/t by bed rest,NSAIDs & braces for about 4-6 month.condition slightly improved.Later go for ct & mri & diagnosed as a case of "B/L ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on Anonymous' post a patient suffering from bilateral spondylolysis at L5 with grade 1 anteriolisthesis.Is this condition progressive?what is the best treatment for his chronic backach?Is surgery needed?

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I wanted to share my experience with Plan B in hopes it will calm some fears of others who were in my position. I had protected sex, with a condom, when it slipped off while being withdrawn. ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on problmatic's post Plan B, my story, the full journey.

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I've seen a question similar to mine asked all over the web, but I haven't found much good information. I have an appointment with my ob/gyn on July 28, but I would like to get more insight into ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on hannahc7891's post Missed Period, bloating, dizziness, negative tests

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Hi I had intercouse with my bf 5 days after my period we use protection an after I took postinor 2 pills beacause I think precum got on my virginia I took one pill a few minutes after an the other ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on Anonymous' post Can you still get pregnant after Postinor 2?

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my last period was in october after my bday. my usual 4 days (Oct 3 to the 6). my period suppose to start November 4th. nothing. when i go to the bathroom all this month. i been seeing brown ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on MzBlueMandMs' post Could I Be Pregnant or Should I wait to take another test???

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Me and my boyfriend were having sex when the condom broke, we didn't notice it and he finished inside me. I went and got the morning after pill right away. I experienced terrible nauseous, and the ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on anna123's post is it normal to get your period VERY early after taking the morning after pill?

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Me and my boyfriend were having sex when the condom broke, we didn't notice it and he finished inside me. I went and got the morning after pill right away. I experienced terrible nauseous, and the ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on anna123's post is it normal to get your period VERY early after taking the morning after pill?

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hi! M a 35 yr old mother of two kids. Having a history of hypothyroidism & two missed abortions as well. Right now i m pretty much worried abt my delayed periods. As my last menses date was 20th ...

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Okay, so I know a ton of people have asked this, but there's so many answers that vary like crazy! Anyways... I have been off and on birth control, because I kept messing it up.. however, I took ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on Sheeperlink's post Is there any possible way to be pregnant from this? I'm so stressed out.

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Hi, I am 41 years old. I had a tubal 3 years ago after my c-section with my youngest. My periods have been regular since then, but now my last period was October 5 with no signs of starting. I ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on Anonymous' post Trying to figure if I am pregnant or not

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my last period was in october after my bday. my usual 4 days (Oct 3 to the 6). my period suppose to start November 4th. nothing. when i go to the bathroom all this month. i been seeing brown ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on MzBlueMandMs' post Could I Be Pregnant or Should I wait to take another test???

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I've been ttc for nearly 2 years now my last mp was on October 15th. I have 28 day cycles. I'm now 2 1/2 weeks late now. I had pink spotting for 3 days when I was 5 days late. Along with sore ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on Mrs j's post Could I be pregnant ?

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I'm 19 and I'm usually irregular. I had my period the second week of November and ended the third week. I had unprotected sexual intercourse with my bf after 2 weeks. I took Plan B 1 hours after ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on Atisuj's post Having a period twice a month

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We do not have to knock down coffee to feel better (it’s not that simple) and we do not suggest you should give up at once, but here are not-so-sweet tweaks to your morning routine. 1. You are ...

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I am on my placebo pills of the birth control pill Aubra that I've been on for 8 months. I take my pills everyday. I had unprotected sex for 5 seconds and he stopped because I got too scared, no ...

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Hello everyone. I'm kinda worried if my girlfriend is pregnant or not. We're not ready for the responsibility of having a child at the moment. And we kinda made something stupid.It was an ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on zujeesh's post can she get pregnant if I touched her vagina with dried sperm?

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Okay, so I know a ton of people have asked this, but there's so many answers that vary like crazy! Anyways... I have been off and on birth control, because I kept messing it up.. however, I took ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on Sheeperlink's post Is there any possible way to be pregnant from this? I'm so stressed out.

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The menstrual cycle occurs in all females from the onset to puberty (average age 11 or 12 years) to the menopause in middle age (average age between 45-55). The lining of the uterus is shed via ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on Joanna Karpasea-Jones' post Reasons for Having a Period Every Two Weeks

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I am 47 years old and over the last 2 years, my periods have become more and more intense! The heavy flow is unreal, the blood clots that come with it, the pain is almost unbearable, and most ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on Anonymous' post My periods as I get older

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My period is irregular. Sometimes it comes at the start of the month, sometimes middle, sometimes at the end. I had sex on the 9th of November. Took postinor 2 on the 11th, before it hit 48 hours. ...

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I have a niece, nephew, and brother all diagnosed with muscular dystrophy. I have many of the same symptoms that they had. I am low income and have healthcare of San Joaquin as my medical ...

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My cycle is usually 28-32 days regular. I just had my period 19 days ago and I started bleeding today. I had light cramping, which I usually do a week before my period. Then painful stabs and I ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on Anonymous' post Why am I having my period again in the same month?

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If sperm is on your hands will it die pretty quickly or does it take a long time?

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I don't know the exact date of my last period, but I believe it was around August 18th. I've always had a very irregular cycle, going anywhere from 3 to 6 weeks between periods. I had unprotected ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on amberdb's post I had sex about a week or two before my expected period, what are the chances I'm pregnant? And can you have a period, and still be pregnant?

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Hello. Three days after my period ended, I had sex with my boyfriend. I wasn't ovulating. We used a condom, but it broke. We went and got the plan B pill right away, and I had taken the first ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on Anonymous' post Plan B side effect or pregnancy?

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Image via UnsplashI'm 29 yrs. old and I've been having my menstrual cycle for 3 weeks to 1 month with about a 2 week break between each period. Along with my period I have huge clots. This has ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on sueannrush's post I have been having 3week-1 month long periods w/ large clots. What could be causing the length and clots? Should I worry?

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I can't believe I'm asking this but I'm starting to freak out a little bit. A few days after my period ended, my boyfriend and I were "messing around." He put his bare penis up to my bare vagina ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on Anonymous' post Pregnancy worries WITHOUT intercourse?

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I can't believe I'm asking this but I'm starting to freak out a little bit. A few days after my period ended, my boyfriend and I were "messing around." He put his bare penis up to my bare vagina ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on Anonymous' post Pregnancy worries WITHOUT intercourse?

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My friend had a history of trauma 2 yrs back.Intially she was t/t by bed rest,NSAIDs & braces for about 4-6 month.condition slightly improved.Later go for ct & mri & diagnosed as a case of "B/L ...

Maryann Gromisch RN commented on Anonymous' post a patient suffering from bilateral spondylolysis at L5 with grade 1 anteriolisthesis.Is this condition progressive?what is the best treatment for his chronic backach?Is surgery needed?