Pregnancy: Adult Child

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18 Year Old Daughter

Hi, My 18 year old daughter is sleeping overnight with a boyfriend. I have told her that this is not acceptable to me and that it is definetly not ladylike. She told me she would not do it again. Then she turns around and says shes going for a little whild and I call at 4:45 am and she answers the phone(which she did not do before) sleepy like and tells me she is on her way. I tell her what is the point at this time of the morning and that she should have taken her clothes with her. I told her she could not be a tramp around me and...


Pregnant After D&C

Hi! I recently had a D&C done on March 20. I was about 12 weeks but the...


Pregnant or Not?

We are trying for number 2. I am 5 days late and I took a pregnancy test...


Am I Pregnant?

I am almost a week late, took a pregnancy test and it came back negative. ...

In the Womb

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Daughter Wants to Move Out

My 18 year old wants to move in with her boyfriend she is stifriell in high school and has no job her boyfriend makes min wage and has 4 roommates is there any legal way i can keep her from moving out til she graduates we've told her that we would help her move if she waits till she graduates they have been together almost 4 yrs and engaged 1 yr we even told her we would pay for wedding they have asked if she could stay the night with him but we said no she is a good kid and i feel i should losen up a little and let her please help.


Adult Child Issues

Hi Moms, When does an adult child, mine for instance he is 20 become...

Labor & Delivery

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Help Need to Know What Might Be Expected Preterm Labor 28 Weeks

just got news that my sister's water broke today. She was driven to a hospital an hour away with a more advanced NICU. We are trying to figure out if she was 28 or 29 weeks. Have not had a chance to do that. i know these weeks are really critical she was due Feb. 1. Please help me if you have experience in this area. Does broken water call for delivery within 24 hours this early or is that only when you are more advanced in your pregnancy? What I really want to know is, are there instances when water breaks that they will try to...

Life & Relationships

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Moms of Teenagers Who Have a Good Relationship with Their Kids

I didn't have a good relationship with my parents. They never thought me to be open and honest with them and to come and talk to them about things and I never did. I always made my own decisions (not always good) and never asked anyone for advice.. I would like to teach my kids to be very open with us and have them come to us with their problems and questions. I think that would help with the possible bad influences, drugs and things like that. My kids are still little, but I think it's important to start from the beginning. Are there...

Pregnancy Books & Guides

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New Pregnancy and Just Diagnosed with Celiac Disease

I've learned two life-changing things this week. One, I'm expecting baby number three! Two, I have Celiac disease. From talking to my doctor (a Naturopath) and reading online, it sounds like there's a lot of risk involved with managing Celiac disease during pregnancy. If I screw up and have wheat, even in a small amount, my body will create antibodies that it could use against the fetus causing either a miscarriage or growth retardation. This has me freaked out...especially since I've been having wheat almost every day so far and though it...

Pregnancy Tests

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Getting Pregnant While on B.C.????

Hello I am 28 and have 2 girls. I have been on the pill since last September and have always started on the same pill every time. This past pack I was supposed to start Saturday. Well, I still haven't started and I have taken two test and they both say negative. I have called my doctor but have not heard back from them yet. DOn't know if anyone has experienced this before and what they did. I am hoping that my doctor will do blood work. I have stopped taking my pill since monday just in case the test is wrong. Please respond if...