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Bad_kity
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i have weird periods i always have, but my boyfriend have never pulled out, but i still have never gotten pregnat (i dont want to be) but is there something wrong with me?
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September
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If you've been having unprotected intercourse and have not gotten pregnant, then you've simply been really darn lucky.

Unprotected intercourse poses a high risk for pregnancy and STI transmission. If you do not want to get pregnant, why are you not using adequate protection?

If you want, we can help you figure out how to talk to your partner about using protection, and how to find a method that works for you.

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Johanna
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"The question is not who will let me, but who is going to stop me." -Ayn Rand

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Blue Koi
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There is probably nothing wrong. Without any type of protection, you have about an 85% chance of getting pregnant. The more times you have unprotected sex, the higher your chances. Take a look at better methods of protection here:

Birth Control Bingo

And decrease your chances even more by using two types:
http://www.scarleteen.com/article/pink/the_buddy_system_effectiveness_rates_for_backing_up_your_birth_control_with_a_second_me

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