Household bleach is a highly reactive liquid. If it comes into any range of chemicals, it will react by foaming, frothing, steaming, bubbling, evaporating, or undergoing any number of other visible changes. One of the chemicals with which it can visibly react is human chorionic gonadotropin, or hCG, the hormone created by a developing fetus’ placenta. Because of this reaction, many women who prefer not to use or cannot afford to buy over-the-counter tests use bleach to test themselves for early pregnancy. You too can use this
Vinegar is a versatile household ingredient that can be used for many purposes. It can be used as a cleaning agent, a flavor enhancer, a medicinal aide, and even an indicator of pregnancy. For generations, women have been utilizing vinegar to create homemade pregnancy tests that give just as reliable results as any over-the-counter kit. When you want to know with relative certainty whether or not you could be expecting, you can try using the vinegar pregnancy testing method. This test is very cheap to make […]
Long before over-the-counter pregnancy tests were ever invented, women have been finding natural ways to test themselves for early pregnancy. These homemade pregnancy tests have survived the test of time and are still used by women who are on tight budgets or for whatever reason do not trust modern medical testing procedures. One of the more popular options for testing at home without a kit involves using dandelions. Dandelions are said to be great indicators of whether or not a woman may be pregnant. However, before […]
Despite over-the-counter pregnancy tests being widely available, do-it-yourself pregnancy testing methods still remain very popular. Women may prefer these alternative tests to over-the-counter kits because the DIY methods are cheaper, readily accessible, and give fairly reliable results in a timely manner. Some of these home testing methods do not utilize harmful chemicals that could put a woman’s health in jeopardy, a scenario that could potentially be deadly to any early pregnancy she is carrying. When women want to know with a certain degree of assurance that they may be pregnant, […]
Like most alternative medical approaches, the Pine Sol pregnancy test has never been formally studied by those in the medical or scientific communities. If you plan to use this method to test whether or not you might be pregnant, you may only have the reviews and advice of others on which to base your decision. It is true that many women who have used this method swear by its accuracy and effectiveness in detecting early pregnancy. Even at that, you would do well to back up this test with more […]
Women who are on a tight budget or those who simply prefer natural medicine to established medical practices may try homemade pregnancy tests before they actually go out and buy an over-the-counter home pregnancy test. One of the more popular homemade tests today involves using toothpaste. The toothpaste test is easy to do and does not cost a lot of money, other than buying a tube of white toothpaste. It is vital that the toothpaste’s natural color is white if women want the most accurate results.
The toothpaste pregnancy test involves […]
When a woman wants to know if she’s pregnant, she wants to know right this second. She doesn’t want to wait a few weeks or wonder if the results of her home pregnancy test are accurate. She doesn’t want to wait for a doctor’s admission that her blood tests show she’s pregnant. She wants to know now. It’s a trait most women who want desperately to have a child possess.
For this reason, many women take matters into their own hands and attempt to see if they […]
Before technology made it possible for women to simply take a little stick into the bathroom with them to find out if they were pregnant, how did women know they were expecting a baby? Surely they did not wait until they were obviously showing or in labor to know they were pregnant. In fact, they did not. They may not have had the kind of access women today have to homemade pregnancy test or even a pregnancy blood test at the doctor’s office, but they did […]