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Can you get pregnant right after a menstrual cycle?

YES! It is possible to become pregnant anytime that you have unprotected intercourse. Although a woman is most fertile during the middle part of her cycle, your body can make an egg (ovulate) at other times during your cycle. So, if you are sexually active and you don't want to become pregnant, talk to your health care provider and chose a birth control method that's right for you. Be sure to ALWAYS use condoms to help prevent STIs.

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