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can you tell right away when your pregnant?

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ok i and my boyfriend are trying to start a family i know its stupid to ask but can u tell right away when ur pregnant because it was 2 days ago since we had intercourse and i haven't been feeling right my stomach hurts horrible bad headaches and i want to eat everything my periods are very heavy and i dont keep track i could have them once a month or they skip a mouth if u could give me some pointers or some info on this that would be great ty for ur time


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replied December 15th, 2011
Am I Pregnant Answer A29457
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum,
Few women can experience symptoms suggestive of early pregnancy as early as 24 hours after fruitful intercourse. If pregnancy is suspected, look out for development of any other new symptoms suggestive of pregnancy. Wait and watch for your next periods. If periods do not start within 10 days of expected period dates, or if you get abnormal periods, or if you suspect chances of pregnancy, consider visiting your doctor/gynecologist at the earliest for thorough examination (to confirm pregnancy related changes/signs in body) and blood/serum HCG level test (to confirm/rule out pregnancy accurately).
Take care.



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