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25 Nov 2004

Good Question, mom2b (22470)
hi,

i tihnk i'll also like to know the answer to the question asked by mom2b (22470)

if she counts from the first day of her last period, doesn't this mean that she is not pregnant (tohugh its been confirmed that she is 4 weeks pregnant)?

i have also battled with this question for awhile...it will be nice to hear someone anser it.

Regards.
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01 Jan 0001

The reason for counting from the last period (you will not have been pregnant for the first two weeks of this period) is that this is a definite event, whereas the time of ovulation is not totally certain.

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