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Baltimore, MD
A 27-year-old female asked:

im a first time moms how many weeks im suppose to feel baby kick?

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Dr. Charles Whiting
Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
18-20 weeks: Everyone is different. First-time mom's typically feel fluttering or light tapping sometime between 18-20 weeks. Stronger kicking and rolling movements will be felt later.

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