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34 Weeks Pregnant Feeling Nauseous
I'm 34 weeks pregnant, baby measuring a few weeks small, feeling nausea and mild pain on and off in bump, is this a sign that labor us near?
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
34 weeks pregnant been feeling nausea, dizzy, headaches feeling its hard to breath. Had a MRI done friday and they said my heart was a bit fast 120?
No clear answer: I can't tie in an MRI to a incresased heart rate unless u might have been a bit anxious. The nausea/headaches etc are worrisome in pregnancy if tied to increasing blood preasure. Your OB needs to be aware of these symptoms & may want to screen you & check on the baby. Make the call. ...Read more
I am 34 weeks pregnancy and I'm experiencing extreme itchiness over my arms, hands, feet and stomach. What can be the cause for this?
PUPPPS: Could also be Puritic Urticarial Papules and Plaques of Pregnancy, also known as PUPPPS. It is a condition of the skin that can happen during pregnancy causing itching and skin rash. As the other doctor suggested gallbladder issues (common in pregnancy) can also cause skin itching. Best to see and discuss with your OB. Hope this helps. Best of luck and congratulations on the pregnancy. Dr R ...Read more
Hi I'm 38 weeks and 3days pregnant to be exact, through out my 2nd and 3rd trimester I've had bad nausea this week is really bad, why?
Reflux: The further along you in your pregnancy the higher likelihood of reflux which can lead to nausea. As the baby grows, it pushes on the diaphragm which can reduce the stomach size and can the symptoms you describe. Eat smaller meals more frequently to alleviate some of your symptoms. Try Tums (calcium carbonate) as well. Feel better. ...Read more
I'm 34 weeks pregnant with my third child last 2 days I have been experiencing nausea didn't have morning sickness also had loose stool baby low?
Sounds like..: Your symptoms suggest a bit of a stomach bug since you have both the nausea and loose stools now. Go easy on your diet today - concentrate on fluids, but avoid a lot of dairy. If you start to feel contractions, then need to be seen by your OB. Rest today as much as possible for a mom with 2 other kids! ...Read more
What med would you recommend for someone who is 34 weeks pregnant that has severe anxiety, emetophobia, and Chronic Subjective Dizziness? I am looking for something that that won't cause nausea and dizziness as a side effect. Benzos make me dizzy
34 weeks pregnant with nausea, dizziness, blurry vision, upset stomache, upper and lower back pain comes and goesabd shortness of breath.
Go to ER: You need to be evaluated asap in the er. This could be something serious. ...Read more
I am 34 weeks pregnant for the last two days have experienced mild cramping, nausea, low back ache, weak and tired, loose stools. This is my 5 preg?
34 weeks pregnant, severe headaches for 4 days, nausea, ache all over, can't eat, can't sleep, cold sweats, sore throat and stuffy ears + nose?
Is it possible to have your fourth child at 34 weeks pregnant? Because I'm having all these pains and aches. I'm feeling a lot of pressure
Yes...but..: It is not a good time to give up. Pregnancy is frustrating, but at 34 wks your baby has > 50% chance of premi lung disease requiring a couple weeks in the NICU. The best way to avoid this stress on baby is to keep pregnant as long as possible. If you think you are in early labor go to L&D so they can try to stop it. ...Read more
I am 34 weeks pregnant and am having a constant cramping feeling for about the past ten minutes is that normal?
Braxton Hicks Contra:
These cramps if they feel like menstrual like cramps are due to irregular contractions called braxton hicks contractions
but I will still advice you contact your OB doctor and get his/her advice as they know your case and can ask you some questions to make sure that's what it may be. ...Read more
34 weeks and 4 days pregnant and for the last two days have been extremely emotional and woje up this morning feeling depressed. What's wrong?
Depression: Is very treatable, please your doctor and tell him. ...Read more
I'm 34 weeks and 3 days pregnant. Why am I having a "burning" sensation feeling all over my stomach?
Skin stretching: If this is your first pregnancy, the abdominal surface skin is being stretched for the first time and the elastic cells contained therein are trying to accommodate those changes. There are several "stretch mark" oils and creams that can help with this sensation when applied liberally. ...Read more
I am pregnant in 34 weeks and started to get this feeling of being burned just under left breast and it really hurts.
Neuropathic pain?: Burning pain is usually from nerves. There may be some compression of nerves in the area from the growing pregnancy. There may also be "heartburn" from the uterus pushing up on the stomach. You can try taking some Tums (calcium carbonate) to see if that helps. It's best to talk to your OB about this. ...Read more
In my 3rd trimester, how can I stop feeling nauseous when taking prenatal vitamins? I always eat either right before or after
Try different brand: Some people will be sensitive to the smell or composition of a particular vitamin. It's worth trying a different brand to see if you tolerate it better. ...Read more
34 weeks pregnant and woke up feeling like I am full of energy. Prenatal class teacher had mentioned it to be a sign of pre term labour, is this true?
Not really: You may be feeling the positive effects of exercising while pregnant. If you are concerned about any unusual symptoms call your doctor. ...Read more
I am pregnant 34 weeks now. First, should I stop taking calcium supplement? Second I have been lately feeling pain in my tummy it's like pressure.
Listen to your body: Calcium supplements can cause constipation which can cause pain. They are not necessary. If one avoids sugar, salt, and fat and eats wholesome vegetables and high quality proteins one gets the correct nutrients. If having dairrhea calcium is probably not the cause of pain. Pressure could come from gas. A tea made with 1 t of thyme leaves steeped for 5 minutes and strained might help. ...Read more
34 weeks pregnant and just noticed a clear sweet smelling fluidly discharge on my panty liner? Also feeling pressure like u have to poop?
Early progress..: You are mentioning early labour.....Stay in bed rest, leg end elevated....contact your doctor. ...Read more
I'm 34 weeks pregnant with mono/di twins, I have a burning feeling in my stomach constantly and I can feel ripping or tearing is this normal?
No.: Ripping or tearing sensation is not normal in any pregnancy and could be a harbinger of catastrophic uterine rupture. This is a rare but potentially lethal complication seen more commonly with multifetal pregnancies as compared to singletons, especially if the mother has had prior uterine surgery (c-section, myomectomy or other). Talk to your mfm/ob doctor asap to get to the bottom of this! ...Read more
34 weeks pregnant finding it hard to breathe especially at night stuffy nose diahoria and feeling very warm but I have no tempature will I be ok?
I'm 34 weeks pregnant & since yesterday I've been feeling really dizzy, nauseous & have an upset stomach. I've also vomited this morning??
Prtgnant: If vomiting and feeling I'll call your OB for specific recommendations ...Read more
34 weeks pregnant, sharp pains at private area, pelvic pressure, cramps, back pain, no spotting or any discharge and feeling movements very low.
Normal: If you are not bleeding these can be normal symptoms at 34 weeks. ...Read more