Is Progesterone Supplementation Moral?

I am currently 28 weeks pregnant with my second child. My first was born premature. My ob suggested progesterone injections starting at 16 weeks through 37 weeks as a measure to prevent premature labor. What are the views of the Church on this? Sonia  Read More →

Stressed I Might Be Pregnant

I am really stressed. I just got out of a four year relationship and I am worried I might become pregnant. No symptoms but it just seems like my luck. My last period started on November 25th and lasted four days.(It varies between three and five days.) My periods are always regular and start the exact... [Read more...]

Are Fibroids Causing Bleeding During Pregnancy?

Hello, I am 45 years old and have large fibroids. I was about to have surgery to remove the womb. I am now seven weeks pregnant and have been bleeding for four days now. It started out brown in color but it is now almost red in color. Now and again I see a small piece or clot. I was having some pain... [Read more...]

Scared Progesterone Can Harm My Baby

I am 32 years old and this is my first pregnancy. I have never had a miscarriage but when I started bleeding (hematoma) at 12 weeks my doctor decided to give me Proluton depot 500 mg injections. I have had nine of them and the last one was week 20 (i think)…the hematoma was gone by week 19. I am... [Read more...]

Scared I Am Miscarrying

I am writing because I am 13 weeks pregnant by ultrasound and LMP (but 11 weeks by my chart). This is my 4th pregnancy, I have three live children. I have PCOS. Last night and this morning I have been having light vaginal bleeding, pink, that shows when I wipe myself. This afternoon it has switched to... [Read more...]

Should I Stop Nursing Since Pregnant

I am four weeks pregnant with my third pregnancy and still nursing my nine month old pretty frequently. I am 30. I nursed during my second pregnancy for the first four months, but only 2x a day. My son was much older 19 months. I am concerned that since my son is nursing more frequently, that it might... [Read more...]

Progesterone in Pregnancy—History of Miscarriage and Pre-Term Delivery

We are seven weeks pregnant after trying for over a year. We miscarried last year after being on Prometrium for low progesterone and infertilty (infertile for five years). Since my local Ob/Gyn is not trained under Dr. Hilgers he neglected to check my levels even after I asked him to. I switched doctors... [Read more...]

Desperate for Explanation of Brown Spotting

I had sexual intercourse with my boyfriend and I am currently age 22. I finished my period on March 10th and the last time I had sex was on the 12th. During the intercourse, we used a spermicide condom. I started to have brown spots on the 20th which is ten days after my latest intercourse. I am very... [Read more...]

Is My Progesterone Too Low for 15 Weeks Pregnant?

I am 42 years old and 16 weeks pregnant. I have had four first trimester losses (before nine weeks). I am MTHFR compound hetero (C677 and 1298). I am on Lovenox, folgard, synthroid, progesterone suppositories 400, D3-1000, iron, and multivitamins. I asked my high risk doctor to test my progesterone levels... [Read more...]

Did I Conceive May 11th or May 12th?

I was reading thru questions asking about “Who is the father?” One of the questions asked seemed very similiar to the situation that I’m going thru. I was hoping you could help me calculate using the one suggestion given to a woman that is in the same situation I am in. I have the dates... [Read more...]

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