Pregnancy Test

When it comes to taking a pregnancy test there are many factors one must consider. First, which type of pregnancy test is right for you? At-home tests found in your local stores, or doctor administered tests? Do you prefer testing through urine or blood? What emotional state are you in? Are you panicked at the thought of being pregnant, or are you excited?

All of these questions, plus many more must be answered to ensure you are capable or testing yourself, or if you need the help of your healthcare provider.

Pregnancy test results can be misunderstood, misinterpreted and mistaken for something they’re not. However they can also be easily read and interpreted if done correctly. Take some time and go through our different articles related to pregnancy tests to ensure you are making the right decision…

  • Faint Line on Pregnancy Test >

    In some cases, a faint line appears in the test window, when a strong, bold line was expected. Learn what faint lines mean, and how to avoid them after taking a pregnancy test.

  • False Negative Pregnancy Test >

    False negative pregnancy test results can really mess with a woman’s emotions. Although it’s not common, these results simply tell a woman she is not pregnant, when in fact she is. Learn why this happens and what to do about it if it does.

  • False Positive Pregnancy Test >

    Although rare, false positive pregnancy test results do happen to some unfortunate and lucky women. Learn why pregnancy tests sometimes yield false positives, false hope, and false panic.

  • How To Get A Free Pregnancy Test >

    Some clinics, hospitals, and websites offer free pregnancy tests, as well as free probability tests to determine whether or not you’ve conceived. Learn about the differences in these tests, clinics, and services.

  • Missed Period with Negative Pregnancy Test Result >

    This article talks about the frustrations and questions you might have if your period is late and you’ve taken a test only to find negative results.

  • Negative Pregnancy Test >

    Negative pregnancy test results happen more than positive pregnancy test results statistically. This is due to many different reasons. We will go over the reasons why a negative test result happens, and what to do about it.

  • Pregnancy Test Tips >

    When it comes to taking a pregnancy test, it’s crucial you do some things correctly and within a certain amount of time. It’s also important that you are a good candidate for taking such a test. This article provides you with simple, yet sometimes forgotten tips for before, during and after taking your test.

  • The Panorama Test >

    Most people are unaware that they are carriers for a genetic disorder until they have an affected child. Knowing this before your child is born can help you prepare for the future and make the reproductive choices that are right for you and your family. A genetic screening procedure such as the Panorama test can provide this information.

[Page updated May 2014]