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Pregnancy and Genetic Disorders

Also known as Antenatal Investigations, Baby and Infants , Chloasma, Cholestasis - Obstetric, Colic in Babies, Congenital Disorders, Down's Syndrome, Ectopic Pregnancy, Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, Galactosemia, Genetic Disorders, Getting Pregnant, Hydatidiform Mole, Infants Health, Infertility, Jaundice - Neonatal, Metabolic Disease, Miscarriage, Molar Pregnancy, Newborn Health, Obstetric Cholestasis, PKU - Phenylketonuria, Pre-eclampsia, Pregnancy - Ectopic, Roseola, Rubella, Spina Bifida, Teething, Turner's Syndrome

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  • Born without ovaries

    Hi! First time on any forum. So I’m 33 and was born without ovaries! I found out when I was 16 so it’s been a very different life to most. Any fellow ladies in the same position? Stories/advice/ support welcome f

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  • Could I be pregnant?

    I had unprotected sex and he came inside me. I'm on the pill, I take it every day but sometimes it's not at the same time. Do I have a good chance at becoming pregnant or am I fine?

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  • Is my girlfriend pregnant? Or we are safe? Please help

    On 16th june we had unprotected sex. After 25hours she took Unwanted 72 pill. Her period was expected to be on around 2nd july. She was having abdominal pain from 30th june. On 3rd july night she started bleeding a little, and she was bleeding till today morning(6th july). Now my question is that are...

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  • Pyloric Stenosis and long term effects

    Hi - my son had this condition and was operated on at 4 weeks. We were told at the time it is usually noticed at 3 months plus and he was very young and the muscle was very thick. He is now nearly 21 but has always been thin but with a good appetite but always had a 'full' feeling. GP now...

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  • Period is late almost 5 days & I had sex for the 1st time

    My last period was May 6th. A week before I had protected sex for the first time. But then I got my period so I'm sure if I am pregnant it wouldn't be the 1st guy I had sex with. Or would the 1st guys sperm stay in my body 5 days and my last perood is when it was concieved? Later on May 21st,...

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  • Stopped Birth Control And Had Condom Failure. Advice?

    Hey I hope this is the right group, but i had a question for anyone who might know. I was on Birth control (Nexplanon) for about a year until I had it removed on the 19th of this month. The doctors believed it might have been causing me long term nausea/cyclic vomiting and stomach pains but since removal...

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  • Looking for fellow CPT-II Deficiency patients

    Hello. I am a 21 year old male looking for more information regarding this disease, specifically treatment options and their effectiveness. Specialists ordered a DNA test to confirm the diagnosis a few months ago so I will have the results in May, they're quite sure of their diagnosis given my symptoms...

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  • Could I be pregnant or just PMSing?

    Hi. I just want to ask. My boyfriend and I had sex last May 25, but he never release it inside mine because before he even had the release, he's telling me to move away so he can withdraw. Also, I am feeling PMS symptoms that time when we did it and then come May 27 I had my period until June 3....

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  • Mr John Hope

    My younger brothers who were born to my rhesus negative brothers have always been intellectually impaired. I understand that ths condition is calle hemolytic disease but I don't have a medical diagnosis. One brother is 71 who I think is more intellectually impaired and has breathing difficulties...

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  • NEC

    Hello my name is Sean I am 21 from Surrey enfoand. I was born on the 7th July with NEC I was born 12weeks early and parts of my bowel taken out. I had to stay in hospital for a year until I was allowed to be out. In that prose's I was adopted. Now I have problems with my scar like everyday it keeps...

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  • Breastfeeding Wife on Oxycodine

    Hi Forum- Not sure if this is the correct place to post this but will give it a shot. Husband here. My wife has been breastfeeding out almost 19month old since she has been born. It has gotten down to only nighttime and nap time feedings. My question for the group. My wife has been on 30mg Oxy since...

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  • Conceiving with short term memory loss

    So my sister suffer from short term memory loss. She's 33 and married with no kids. Her Husband wants to know if it's safe to have kids with short term memory loss. Since my sister was young she's always wanted her own babies but unfortunately she had a very bad motorcycle accident in 2012...

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  • Bleeding and pain

    Hi all I’m 10weeks pregnant with my third child started getting a pain right hand side of my groin few nights ago went to ane had bloods urine done etc all fine then bleeding start light pink then brown now today the second day it’s red blood no clots the pain is all across my groun now a little round...

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  • Light Periods

    So Dec 14 I had an accident during intercourse where the condom came off while in me. 2 weeks later I was throwing up 5 times in 5 hrs. So I got a blood test for pregnancy and it was negative. We did have sex after that in February, but after then my periods have gotten lighter and shorter. I’ve also...

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  • Ectopic Pregnancy?

    I am looking for clarification on what exactly an ectopic pregnancy is and the survival rate for mother and baby? I think most people think of an ectopic pregnancy as when the embryo gets stuck in the fallopian tubes. However I have been doing some reading and ectopic pregnancy is define as "A...

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  • Adult suvivors of Rhesus Haemolytic Disease

    I agree that there is very little information about this condition. I was born with it and apparantly spent 2 months in an incubator. I would like more information on possible life long problems as a consequence of having this disease in infancy. I am 34 and have suffered all my life with low immunity,...

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  • Anxiety from hookup

    Hi all, recently hooked up with a girl who has been in love with me for ages. I don’t feel the same way. She wanted to hookup with me for a couple years and last night I got drunk and she picked me up and we went back to her house. After hooking up, I wore and condom and pulled out, I went to the bathroom...

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  • 8 weeks Pregnant using progesterone bleeding

    Hi guys I’m wondering if someone can help I’ve had 7 miscarriages so far last one was in March and had to have a d&c since then I have found out I’m pregnant I have had 2 scan already at the hospital last one on Friday which resulted in being 7 weeks 6 days pregnant and heart beat was there I have...

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  • Recurrent miscarriages

    I’ve now had 5 miscarriages four in a row and a rainbow baby after the first miscarriage. Really want to find out why this continues to happen. 

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  • Could this be a new baby?

    Hi!! I miscarried around 4 weeks ago at 6 and a half weeks gestation. I had an ultrasound etc to confirm 2 weeks after the suspected miscarriage and it was definitely gone. I took a test 2 weeks after the ultrasound and it was positive with a faint line. I then took another one 3 days after which was...

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  • Blood clots and passing tissue. Did I have a miscarriage?

    A couple weeks ago I started getting cramps and brown spotting so I thought my period was starting. I then passed many large blood clots and what looked like white tissue with a sac attached. The bleeding then stopped within a day. I went to the gp the next day and they took a pregnancy test which was...

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  • Slipped Disc During Pregnancy

    My wife acquired a severe slip disc after pregnancy. The ortho said she got it during pregnancy. However, my wife said she got it during her confinement month after our first child was born. We saw a total of 3 orthos. 1 of them suggest to operate immediately. The other 2 said can allow a bit of time...

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  • How long after birth Control?

    How long after stopping the pill did it take you to become pregnant? I was on the pill for yearsssss, but recently stopped it. Just curious how long some of you tried before getting pregnant 

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  • Pregnant or not?

    Me and my lady friend have been going through a lot of troubles this past year. She has had three abortions done (we are both only 20 and are not ready for kids). It has been two weeks since she has had the last abortion. She is currently on birth control (double shot) and for the past four weeks I have...

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  • Really worried about this, please someone explain me

    An Echo test was done on my newborn Nephew, 1 day old. The findings of the test are : Situs/Solitus/Levocardia/Pulmonary veins into left atrium, no VSD Mildly dilated RV and LA 2.5 mm PFO with L->R Shunt 1.4mm PDA with BiDirectional Shunt Good LV/RV function, Left Arch, No COA/Normal Coronaries Can...

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  • long ttc, surrogacy after 6 MCs

    This thread is cry of my heart. This is hope that someday I'll see my own baby. My husband and I have been together for 10 years. Recently I had a miscarriage. I had 6 MCs in general. Unfortunately there is no chance for me to carry a baby. But this can be done by another woman. That's why it...

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  • Ectopic Pregnancy??

    Hi there, I'm a 16 year old female who is sexually active and suffers from very painful periods. I recently had this pain about two weeks ago that probably lasted for a week (around 1 week before my period) in my lower abdomen, a heaviness and fullness, hurt when I went to the toilet (not a stinging...

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  • Could I be pregnant?

    I’m just wondering if I could be pregnant my last period ended on the 14th February it is now 1st of May so that’s about 7 weeks Late, I’ve done about 7 pregnancy tests which all day negative.  Ive has a few days were I have felt sick and borked a few times but I don’t know if it’s in my head worrying...

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  • Pregnancy

    It states to much vitimin a can harm a baby when your pregnant. Is this only from supplements or to much fruit and veg what contains vitamin a as well ??

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  • Missed period, Could I be pregnant?

    Can someone please help me out? Give me the best answer.  My last period was March 1st-5th, the change over started on March 28th is when I begin to miss my period for months, until this date. I have had urine, blood, and ultrasound testing everything was NEGATIVE . No stds, not stressed, hormones...

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  • Recurrent misscarriges no full term pregnancy’s

    Hi all I’m new to this group discussion I’m wondering if anyone has been in the same position as me and what they did to help things. I’m suffering from re current misscarriges I have never had a full term or successful pregnancy I’ve had tests done to try find s reason all come back ok and nothing wrong...

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