Birth Control & Pregnancy

Kinsey Confidential has compiled all of our most frequently asked questions and general information about Birth Control and Pregnancy on our Birth Control and Pregnancy Resource Pages.

Recent Posts in the Pregnancy Category:

  • Q&A: Pregnancy Fears, What Should I Do?

    Q&A from a reader concerned about a possible pregnancy who is afraid to go to the doctor.

  • Q&A: Period Length And Pregnancy Risk

    Q&A about the possible pregnancy risk with manual sex (fingering) during a period.

  • Q&A: Alternative Ways To Get Pregnant Without Having Intercourse

    Question from a reader who wants to get pregnant but has pain with vaginal intercourse. Are there alternative options for getting pregnant?

  • Q&A: Can I Get Pregnant While I’m On My Period?

    Dr. Debby Herbenick answers a reader's question about the likelihood of getting pregnant during her menstrual period

  • Q&A: Menopause And Having Unprotected Sex

    Dr. Debby Herbenick answers a question from a reader about when (or if) it becomes safe to stop using condoms when a female partner is going through menopause

  • Q&A: Sex For Only Twenty Seconds And Pregnancy Risk

    A reader asks about the possibility and potential risk of pregnancy after only a short amount of vaginal intercourse

  • Q&A: Risk Of Pregnancy Without Penetration

    A reader asks about the risk of pregnancy during sexual activity without penetration.

  • Q&A: Mutual Masturbation Pregnancy Risk

    Q&A about the risk of pregnancy after engaging in mutual masturbation with a partner.

  • Q&A: Can You Get Pregnant From Pre-Cum?

    While it is possible to get pregnant from pre-ejaculate sperm, your specific situation makes it seem unlikely. Here's why: