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24 Weeks Pregnant
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
False negative?: Do you use a first morning, concentrated urine? Do you wait the exact amount of time as the directions say - by the clock? Is your test out of date? Have you had a blood test from your ob? Are you sure you're preg? (has the heart been heard/do you feel movement?). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
5 and a half: A woman 24 weeks pregnant is 5 and a half months pregnant. ...Read more
Ok to clean: It is ok to use normal household cleaning supplies that you buy in a grocery store. ...Read more
Pregnancy: It sounds like you are five and a half months along. Congratulations. ...Read more
SEE YOUR: Ob or go to er, hard to tell not much to go on from your description. ...Read more
Blood sugar: For the same reason that you feel more energized (likely) after you eat (so long as you don't eat too much). Babies in utero definitely tend to move more after a meal or even a light snack. The blood sugar rises an it perks them up. If baby ever not moving as much or enough, always eat or drink something before heading to labor & delivery. Sometimes that's all you need, in order to feel baby! ...Read more
I am 24 weeks pregnant and have not really felt baby move. Much how can I get. Baby to move and is it normal?
It's common: Discuss this with your doctor.Get a more detailed answer ›
I still smoke and im 24 weeks pregnant what i need to do to make sure my baby would have nothing wrong with it?
PREGNANT AND SMOKING: Immedicately stop smoking! contact your ob/gyn asap; provide detail infomation regarding your smoking history, especially the number of cigarettes per day you have smoked since conception. Cigarette smoking has been linked to high risk of miscarriages, premature births, low birth weight, infant respiratory problems, cognitive problems such a lower language skills and adhd, and higher risk of sids. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Im 24 weeks pregnant and i dont feel my baby move as much as before. could something be wrong or is this normal for 24 weeks?.
Go to L&D: Decreased fetal movement in a pregnant woman that regularly felt fetal movement suggest further investigation. You should go to L&D. ...Read more
I am 24 weeks pregnant is it normal to not feel the baby move much. No proper kicks its just like butterflys for maybe half hour and not everyday?
Yes: Soon you will feel kicks and other bigger movements. ...Read more
Falling down: There is no inherent risk in bowling while pregnant. The problem is the slippery floor. I always see people slipping and falling when I go bowling. Your center of gravity is also off when pregnant increasing the risk of falls. ...Read more
Fetal Problems: This is one of the reasons for ultrasounds during pregnancy. I am not sure what your question is but this finding is seen on ultrasound and the OB will have your baby's doctor be ready at birth or there will be a consult before the birth to let you know what to expect and what this could represent. ...Read more