I haven’t started having periods yet. Can I have sex without worrying about getting pregnant?
No! Because you ovulate before you start your period, you can get pregnant before you ever have your first period.
My friend says she only has sex during her period so she can’t get pregnant. Does that work?
No! You can get pregnant at any time of the month because you can ovulate at any time during your monthly cycle.
Can you become pregnant if pre-ejaculate come in contact with the vulva? What is the possibility?
Yes, you can get pregnant in this situation. During sexual intercourse, almost all penises pre-ejaculate (leak fluid) before ejaculation. FULL ANSWER
Are there some people who aren’t able to have babies?
Yes. Some men and women, because they are infertile or sterile, are unable to reproduce.
How old is a woman before she’s too old to have a baby?
Women stop having babies when they’ve gone through menopause. FULL ANSWER
Why are some babies girls and some boys?
The sex of a baby depends on the father’s sperm. Some sperm have X-chromosome, which means they are capable of uniting with an ovum and making a female baby. Other sperm have Y-chromosome, which means that they are capable of uniting with an ovum and making a male baby. FULL ANSWER
I get confused when people use the terms identical and fraternal twins. Please could you explain the difference between the two?
Identical twins are twins who look exactly alike. They are formed when an egg cell is fertilized by a sperm cell and then the fertilized egg cell splits exactly in half to produce two identical children. FULL ANSWER
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