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    tkbchz posted:
    My boyfriend and I had sex without a condom, and even though he did pullout, I've heard that I can still get pregnant from precum. Is that possible? How high are the chances? When can I find out?
    Samantha_77 responded:
    If it was around your ovulation time, it is a high chance. The pull out method is only 75% effective and that's if used correctly (not having sex around your ovulation time). If you are late at all with your period I would test.
    tkbchz replied to Samantha_77's response:
    I just got off my period last week.Is that bad?
    Samantha_77 replied to tkbchz's response:
    It just depends on how long of a cycle you have and when in your cycle you ovulate. Just getting off your period it is less likely that you are pregnant however semen stays in the body for up to 5 days. You should be ok, don't stress out yet (stress will only delay your period)
    Therhry responded:
    If you were ovulating there is a very good chance that you could well be pregnant. Understand that this type of b/c method is NOT effective - not even 75%. The only type of b/c that is effective is the pill or a condom.

    Wait until you've missed your next expected period and do a PT to determine if you're pregnant. Use it only 7-10 days after you've missed your period as it is most accurate at this point and use first morning urine.

    Good luck!
    tkbchz replied to Samantha_77's response:
    ok. thank you.
    tkbchz replied to Therhry's response:
    thank you
    teachin2011 responded:
    My boyfriend always pulled out, and still does. Luckily for both of us, I probably wasn't fertile until about 6 months ago due to health problems, and now I'm almost 11 weeks pregnant!

    We're happy, as are our families. We've been together for four years, have a house and good jobs, so it's a blessing for us. But if you're concerned, please be careful and use protection! It didn't take long for us to get pregnant from pulling out!
    Therhry replied to teachin2011's response:
    I'm so glad you posted! :-) You're a fine example of why couples should NOT use the "pull out" method - it is extremely risky and where young women today get this idea that it's 75% safe is beyond me. I'm turning 40 this year and I have 3 beautiful kids and am pregnant with my "late addition". My daughter is 11 years old and I am in the process of sexually educating her by chatting and showing her texts. Nowhere in the text books does it tell you that pulling out is anywhere NEAR safe.

    Congrats and may all go well with you and the baby. I'm pleased to read that everything turned out fine for you both.
    tkbchz replied to teachin2011's response:
    i dont know how its gonna work. i took the plan b pill 2 days later but by my calender i had already started ovulating. im not certain where its going to go and now i can only wait and see,
    Samantha_77 replied to Therhry's response:

    The pull out method is a method, it is the method taught by Catholics, and is 75% IF done properly. I don't agree with the method, and I think birthcontrol should be taken or abstinence if you don't' want to become pregnant. But there is information out there saying the it is a form of "birth control"
    tkbchz replied to Therhry's response:
    my last question i asked if it was possible to get pregnant from the pull out method.
    heres an update.
    i took the plan b pill 2 days after we had sex, but, according to my calender i started ovulating on sunday, which was the day before i took the pill. now its exactly a week later and i am on my period, which i wasnt supposed to get for another 2.5 weeks. is there still a chance i could be pregnant?
    can women get periods while their pregnant?
    phoenixfire76 replied to tkbchz's response:
    If you are having a normal period then you can not be pregnant. It's probably just off due to the morning after pill.

    Best of Luck.
    tkbchz replied to phoenixfire76's response:
    but it wasnt normal. it lasted til yesterday, and it was just spotting for four days. my mom says it could be because of the plan b

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