If you have had unprotected sex, or you are not sure if your contraception worked properly, you could be pregnant.
All these signs can have causes other than pregnancy, so you will need to do a pregnancy test to be sure
If you think you may be pregnant you can confirm your pregnancy with a pregnancy testing kit. Kits are available from pharmacies. You could also go to a doctor or family planning clinic, although you may have to pay a consultation fee if you have your pregnancy confirmed by a medical professional and you do not have a medical card. Pregnancy tests work by detecting pregnancy hormones in your urine. For the most reliable results use one week or more after you miss a period.
The test kit result will show up after about 2 minutes. Results are fairly accurate, but if you have a negative test result and are still experiencing pregnancy symptoms (such as missed periods) you may need to take a second test or talk to your GP.
If you think you might be pregnant take a test – the sooner you confirm your pregnancy the sooner you can get the medical care and emotional support you need.