Tag: Chorionic Gonadotropin

Which Pregnancy Test is Best?

Which Pregnancy Test is Best?

Do you know which pregnancy test is best? Don’t rely on the manufacturers to tell you this. So who do you ask? Do you think you might be pregnant? Do you want to know right now but don’t know what don’t know the best pregnancy test to buy at the store? No doubt this is [...]

November 12, 2012 More
The Pregnancy Hormone Human Chorionic Gonadotropin

The Pregnancy Hormone Human Chorionic Gonadotropin

The hormone that marks the beginning of pregnancy is human Chorionic Gonadotropin (hCG). This is the hormone that you test for with the over-the-counter pregnancy tests and begins to appear 12 to 14 days after your egg is fertilized. The levels of hCG will double thereafter every 72 hours and will reach its peak somewhere [...]

November 12, 2012 More