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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Hi guy's, I'm new to this forum, but wanted to make sure I joined as I was reading everyones posts desperately trying to find answers last week!! now I can help!! I have a 5 month old baby boy and found out 3 days ago I'm bfp again (can't wait) but had to go through the heart ache of bfn's and negative blood tests first - with my first 2010 I went to doctors "feeling pregnant and with a hpt positive" but came out the doctors deflated as his urine test said negative, I wasn't convinced and went to another doctors on my way home, they got me in there and then, my urine test came out positive, sent me for blood work and again positive... Not all doctors urine tests can obviously be accurate... This last months I'm 3 weeks late for af, no symptoms, 8 negative hpt's ( over the 3 weeks) went to doctors last week, bloodtest came back negative, hpt this week finally BFP went back to doctors, he didn't believe me and took some convincing to send me again for a bloodtest, got a phone call personally from him at 6pm in the evening and apologized and congratulated me on being pregnant, apparently my hgc levels didnt become high enough till I was 6 weeks pregnant, please have faith and patience, as false negative tests happen all the time xxx baby dust to everyone xxx
10 years ago
I'm new to this forum and don't know if I'm pregnant or not. My fiancé and I want to conceive, but we've had trouble in the past. I've always had irregular periods and the last three times we tried, I experienced rejection, followed by a week's worth of hemorrhaging. This time, it's been about 2 1/2 weeks, and I'm experiencing. Nausea (no vomiting), tender breasts, mood swings, and very gnarly food cravings. I know that every woman is different, and we all experience pregnancy symptoms differently, so I'm hoping. I took 2 at-home pregnancy tests, and they came out negative, and the other one couldn't decide if I was pregnant or not (they were digital). I have a Dr.'s Appointment on tthe6th, so I'm hoping to hear good news. (Wish me luck!). I've studied medicine, and know that women whom have an irregular menstrual cycle often-times show multiple negative results. But, with the way I've been going, the lower back pain, and the slight weight-gain along with frequent urination, my fiancé and I think we might have gotten lucky!
10 years ago
hiyah. I've recently just had my period about 2 weeks ago, i had unprotected sex on the last day of my period. Recently i have been experiencing a sore back, felling sick and dizzy, but not actually vomiting. Really bad headaches, ive been noticing me bloating but no one else has. Ive been having cramps just like as if i was on my period. And ive been feeling so tired recently. Am i pregnant? help pleasee <3
10 years ago
Congrad to everyone who got their wish. I am new here and want advise on whether I could be Pregnant. I am always on time for the last 8yrs, never missed a period or late. This month my period was three days late, on the third day it was late it came brown discharge that can only be seen when I wipe. On the forth day it was light pink in the morning then turn heavy and red. I am still feeling quite tired, lightheaded, heavy boobs and that feeling that of pregnancy. I have 4 kids already and my body feels off. Can someone tell me if they think I might be pregnant. Like · Reply · Unsubscribe · 12 seconds ago
10 years ago
Hey , Im New Here Too , Well I Have Just Started Trying To Conceive But The Thing Is I Missed This Months Period And Im Not Sure If I Am Pregnant Or Not . I Have Had All The Symptoms For It Like PMS , Cravings On The Spot When I See Something , Bloating But All My Test Came Out Negative . My Mom And My Boyfriend Think I Am And I Just Need Help , I Really Wanna Know If I Am Just To Worried Or Am I Pregnant . . . Thanks Liddle Tawkity <3
10 years ago