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A 27-year-old female asked:

Is it normal for my whole body to ache at only 5 weeks pregnant?

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Dr. Jane Van Dis
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Yes: The hormones of pregnancy can be brutal on a woman's body. And it's normal to have this all over body ache especially in the first trimester. Typically the symptoms are going to get better as the first trimester progresses. But a lot of women complain of this aching sensation in addition to extreme fatigue in the first trimester you're completely normal.

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5 weeks pregnant with no symtoms. Is this normal?

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