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Hi, I beleive I was supposed to have my period on the 18th of june or few days earlierthen the 18th however I had sex on the 12 and now Iam experiencing cramps,mild headaches,somewhat sore itchy achy boobs,acid reflux bad everytime i drink something,could I be pregnant??


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replied June 21st, 2012
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If you have had late ovulation, and if fertile mucus had been present at time of intercourse, chances of pregnancy cannot be ruled out completely as suggested by your recent symptoms (delayed period, abdominal cramps, mild headaches, sore breasts, sensitive nipples, acid reflux/heartburn). Wait and watch for your periods. Look out for development of any other new symptoms if pregnancy is suspected. If periods have not started within 10 days of expected period dates, or if you have got 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). If pregnancy gets ruled out, and if you are not ready for pregnancy, but intend to remain sexually active, you should consider visiting your gynecologist to get started on suitable regular birth control measures to be protected (after your periods). Be regular with birth control use as instructed. Avoid having unprotected sexual contact. Be in regular monitoring and follow-up with your treating doctor/gynecologist and report any new/abnormal symptoms immediately. Drink plenty of water. Take adequate rest. Maintain healthy diet.
Take care.


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