Expert Q & A Answers About Reproductive Health
I’m a 16-year-old girl, and I just had sex for the first time...and we didn't have a condom. He pulled out early...and I started to get my period that night. Is there a chance that I could get pregnant?
I have a question about pre-ejaculation fluid. I've always used the withdrawal method when I've had sex with my partners...but I was told recently that “pre-cum” might get a girl pregnant. Is this true? Also, could my wonderful new girlfriend be pregnant? The last time we had sex was 14 days after her period started. Lastly, can you recommend anything I can read to further educate myself on contraceptives?
My boyfriend doesn’t like to use a condom when we have sex because he says condoms reduce his sensation. I know we should use a condom to prevent pregnancy and STDs, so how can I talk to him about it?
I’ve had my tubes tied for eight years, but now I’m with a new partner and we’ve both been talking about how great it would be to have a baby. Would it be possible to reverse my procedure so I could have a baby?
My friend told me that if you have an STD, even if you’ve been treated, that you won’t be able to have a baby. Is that true? I got chlamydia from an old boyfriend, but I got tested and got medication from my doctor to get rid of it. Now I’m in love with someone new, and I wonder if I’ll ever be able to have kids.
I am planning to marry my girlfriend who is four years older than me. I’m 25 and she’s 29. Is there anything I should know about potential problems with our sexual life or her ability to bear a child?
I’ve been having unprotected sex, but my partner pulls out before he comes...could I still get pregnant?
I'm 32 and I should have known better. I recently started dating a guy, and we ended up having sex without a condom. My period comes every 29 days and last for about five days of blood and another seven days of on-and-off brown discharge. We had sex nine days after my period started and he pulled out of me before he came. Six days later, we had sex again...this time with a condom, but he first was inside me without a condom. But when he came, he had the condom on. We had sex three more times that night...all without a condom, but every time he pulled out. What do you think are my chance of getting pregnant? I haven't been on birth control in two years.
I’m an 18-year-old male virgin. I don’t ejaculate much...I read somewhere that it should be a teaspoon full...but I’m not making that much. Do I have a low sperm count? Should I be concerned?
Is there sperm in pre-cum? Can it cause pregnancy? What about STDs?
I’ve had sex before and it’s never hurt until I had sex with my new boyfriend. I think his method needs some work. So how can I tell him he needs to do some things differently without hurting his feelings? I tried to talk to him once and he told me it was my fault.