Category: Am I Pregnant

Mary Jane Minkin, M.D. is a board-certified obstetrician/gynecologist in private practice in New Haven, Connecticut, and a Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Yale University School of Medicine. She is a lead author and co-author of articles in numerous peer-reviewed

Read more

You pee on a stick and then a few minutes later the answer to one of the biggest questions in a woman’s life appears, seemingly almost by magic, in a small window. It reads either “pregnant” or “not pregnant.” But how

Read more

Any woman who has ever taken a pregnancy test can tell you that most of them are not necessarily practical. For starters, it’s pretty easy to miss your mark on those things; they’re pretty small. And when you’re being asked to

Read more

Though not the norm, a false negative pregnancy test can happen. That means you can get a negative result when you are actually pregnant. There are a few reasons this can happen, and many of them are preventable. 1. You take

Read more

Elizabeth Yepez, MD is a board certified ObGyn and Clinical Instructor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Medicine. Dr. Yepez has focused much of her career in eliminating racial and socioeconomic health disparities. Much of this is through women’s health

Read more

Wondering if you’re pregnant? Then you know just how excruciatingly long those two weeks before you’re able to take a pregnancy test can feel. We have some practical tips to help occupy your mind, so your anxiety won’t rule you for

Read more

Mary Jane Minkin, M.D., is a board-certified obstetrician/gynecologist in private practice in New Haven, Connecticut, and a Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Yale University School of Medicine. She is a lead author or co-author of articles in numerous peer-reviewed

Read more

Are you pregnant? One way to tell is to look for signs — like tender breasts, fatigue, and nausea — all of which can show up a few short weeks after conception. Here’s a look at the most common early pregnancy

Read more

Elizabeth Yepez, MD is a board certified ObGyn and Clinical Instructor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Medicine. Dr. Yepez has focused much of her career in eliminating racial and socioeconomic health disparities. Much

Read more

1. You will want to know and not want to know, all at the same time. Whatever your desired outcome of your pregnancy test, it’s a very big deal, and has the potential to change your life in ways big and

Read more