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Missing birth control pills can increase the chance of pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hello?
User :   i am a mother of a 9month old & i breastfeed, take birth control & this past weekend i got a light spotting
User :   i try to be regular with taking my birth control but sometimes im behind, could this mean im pregnant?
Doctor :   hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   yes pls continue
User :   well i dont think it was my period because there was barely nothing
User :   so im just nervous
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   when was your last menstral period ?
User :   about 20 months ago
User :   when i found out i was pregnant
User :   with my 9month old
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   so after your child birth there were no periods ?
User :   i had a c section with my son and i heard that if you breastfeed, it contracts your uterus & dont get periods
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since you have moved out i have to close the window
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