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40 Weeks Pregnant And A Lot Of Gas
Doctors started counting my 40 weeks pregnancy aug 3rd 2014, what possible sex led up to getting pregnant? Had intercourse July 31st and aug 16th 2014
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
I 40 weeks pregnant, im having mild period cramping in my lower vagina also it feels like I have bad gas pain along with tightening stomach? Labor?
Sometimes: But you should tell your doctor about it if you have itching or there is an odor. Good luck. ...Read more
I'm 40 weeks pregnant and having contractions but they don't last long also I have lots of discharges should I go to hospital?
40 weeks & 2 days pregnant. Was 1 CM dilated weds., losing mucus plug today, a lot of lower back pain & cramping in pelvis. What does all this mean?
I'm currently 40 weeks +2 days having a lot of bad gas, back pain, pelvic pain and period like cramping in stomach am I in labor should I go to hospital?
I'm possibly pregnant but too soon to know and having severe pain under left rib. A lot of gas issues and bloating too. I'm only 9 dpo, ectopic?
Probably not: But if it worsens or continues see your physician ...Read more
Hi, I'm 38 years old, 6 weeks pregnant and I have a lot of gas... Why would my stomach above the belly button be hard to the touch but with no pain?
Gas: Gaseous distention is a fairly common problem since progesterone relaxes smooth muscles. This is good in the uterus since it prevents it from contracting and expelling the fetus but less good since it also relaxes the bowel and makes it move food and gas along less efficiently and relaxes the sphincter at the top of the stomach increasing reflux.As long as there is no pain it is nothing to worry u ...Read more
Had an abortion 17 days ago. I have sore breasts, a lot of gas and I feel nauseous. I was only about 3 weeks pregnant. Bled heavily only in the 1st 24?
Recovery phase: You are recovering. Take nausea med. See PMD and discuss. ...Read more
Ovulated 25feb. Had sex that day and 4 days after. I am bloated and have a lot more gas now! Pregnant or what? Negative test today?
Feb 25: Ah, now I get it. Bloating and gas do not mean anything either way. If you're dead certain of ovulating feb. 25 then you might still need to wait another 1-2 days to be sure about the test. ...Read more
Can you be pregnant and still have af? I'm feeling something in my stomach, a lot on gas. M on 4 day of my af! Af was heavy on first 2 days. Help??!!
Is it normal to have lots of gas and back and fourth urine during the first trimester of pregnancy?
Yes: Yes it is normal. The symptoms will be much less on the second trimester as the baby starts to get bigger and move to the top part and not so much pressing the bladder- but the symptoms will come back on third trimester as the baby starts to move down. ...Read more
I keep having a lot of " fluttering" at the bottom of my stomach. I'm not pregnant & don't have gas, what could it b? Its doin it a lot & just started 2dy
Not sure: "fluttering" can be from many things such as you mentioned. It can be muscular as twitching muscles can act like they are fluttering. Usually you would see the muscles twitching. Also, you have to consider the symptom coming from your heart and referred to your stomach. Since you have had it for two days, and you are concerned, best to get a good history and exam so you can find out! Good luck. ...Read more
I'm 5 months pregnant and I've been working at a gas station for about a year now but lately it's been smelling a lot like natural gas. Any advice?
Employer issue: Ask your employer to check the premises for a propane or natural gas leak. Keep in mind that pregnant women often have difficulty with smelling and are hypersensitive to odors. ...Read more
37 weeks pregnant and I have a lot of bubbly noises coming from my stomach and its not gas. What could this be?
I think I might be pregnant cause my legs/thighs are swollen and I'm eating a lot then usual and also I'm peeing a lot, and also I'm having gas, am I?
Possible: Over the counter pregnancy tests are so easy to find these days. You can even find them in some dollar stores. If you're having unprotected sex and you have any pregnancy symptoms, you should check a test. If you're not ready to have a baby then see your physician for the pregnancy test and discuss your symptoms and consider birth control ...Read more
I look pregnant! Its like I'm really bloated but bloat never goes away. I don't eat a lot but I have gas after small meals. How to get a small stomach?
Eat less: Eat less, exercise.Get a more detailed answer ›
Got a positive pregnancy test but have some cramping that is relieved when I pass gas and a lot of clear discharge is that normal?
I had diastisrecti & umbilical hernia when pregnant. 2nt abdomen is distended, bloated and gurgly and feels odd. Some gas lots of pressure. Concerns?
Repair after: Delivery. I suggest discussing the repair of this defect either after or during delivery. ...Read more
I haven't had my period for 2 months I took 1 home pregnancy test and came back negative sickness feeling till I eat, and lots of gas. Could I b preg?
Not likely: If you did the test correctly and it was negative a month after a missed period, you are not pregnant. The missed periods may be due to hormonal imbalance which could also be causing the symptoms. If you miss one more period, it would be time to see your doctor. ...Read more
How will I know I'm pregnant before my missed period?? I've been having mild cramps, gas, eating a lot more and feeling tired all the time?
PG test 3 days b4: Do a pregnancy test 3 days before your period. ...Read more