How quickly do pregnancy tests work?

Answer Pregnancy tests that test your urine for the presence of the hormone HcG typically take around three minutes to produce a result. Blood tests are more accurate, but may take much longer, depending ... Read More »

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How to Know How Pregnancy Tests Work?

Getting pregnant is a very exciting time for both a man a woman. But before you pull out that pregnancy test lets see exactly how they work.

Do take-home pregnancy tests work?

On One Hand: They Can Be AccurateAccording to the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, home pregnancy tests can be "quite accurate." The agency recommends maximizing accuracy by reading inst... Read More »

Are blood tests more accurate than urine tests for pregnancy?

On One Hand: One Blood Test More AccurateThe quantitative blood test for pregnancy, which uses the level of HCG (human chorionic gonadotropin) hormone to confirm pregnancy (as do other tests) is co... Read More »

All of your pregnancy tests and blood tests say you are pregnant and you just got off of the pill but why are you still having your period?

Answer Is it an actual period? Bright red and follows the light, heavy, light pattern. If it is more light pink or brown and more like spotting, it could be implantation bleeding. It normally come... Read More »