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8 weeks pregnant, started off 98 pounds, now 102 pounds. Could i start showing now? My stomach is bigger and hard now!

8 weeks pregnant, started off 98 pounds, now 102 pounds. Could i start showing now? My stomach is bigger and hard now!

Wait and see: At 8 weeks pregnant the baby is still below your pubic bone and will not 'show' until weeks 14 through 16 when the uterus becomes an abdominal organ. ...Read more

Dr. Chad Levitt
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Pregnancy (Definition)

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


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I'm 8 weeks pregnant today. 98 lbs post pregnancy, have only gained 3 lbs but my belly is huge. Could I already be showing?

I'm 8 weeks pregnant today. 98 lbs post pregnancy, have only gained 3 lbs but my belly is huge. Could I already be showing?

Bloating : At 8 weeks the baby is very tiny but the hormonal changes cause lots of bloating. Perhaps that's it or you are further along than you think ...Read more

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8 weeks pregnant bled 5 days period like bleeding no clots. Have i miscarried? How come i didn't pass clots or bleed a lot? Showing -ve then +ve.

8 weeks pregnant bled 5 days period like bleeding no clots. Have i miscarried? How come i didn't pass clots or bleed a lot? Showing -ve then +ve.

Need follow up: The only way to know will be to schedule a follow up appointment. At 8 weeks your doctor will need to do a sonogram to check on the status of the baby. Bleeding in early pregnancy should be promptly evaluated. Your pregnnacy test would stay positive either way because there are still pregnnacy hormones after a miscarriage. An exam is the next step. ...Read more

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I am 8 weeks pregnant. Can I use icy hot?

I am 8 weeks pregnant. Can I use icy hot?

Icy hot on what?: The use of Icy Hot packs should only be on sore muscles and not placed on your developing abdomen at this time. Consult with your OB MD who should be providing ongoing care for you at this point. ...Read more

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8 weeks pregnant can I do relaxing full body massage ?

8 weeks pregnant can I do relaxing full body massage ?

Sounds like a: great idea. Might want to forgo any deep tissue work. ...Read more

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Is it normal to not have mornig sickness? Im 8 weeks pregnant.

Is it normal to not have mornig sickness? Im 8 weeks pregnant.

Yes: Your're just one of those "Lucky ones" that don't. Keep up with prenatal care and a healthy lifestyle. Do not smoke or use alcohol. All the best. ...Read more

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Hi, I am 8 weeks pregnant but have no sickness is this normal? Thank you

Hi, I am 8 weeks pregnant but have no sickness is this normal? Thank you

Normal: Yes it is normal. Some women (lucky ones) never have any morining sickness. So count your blessings and congratulations/best of luck with your pregnancy. Dr. R ...Read more

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I'm 8 weeks pregnant and i'm not in a place in my life to support a kid?

I'm 8 weeks pregnant and i'm not in a place in my life to support a kid?

Get Help: I am sorry to hear that but what do you want from us? Go see your ob/gyn or planned parenthood for help. You don't get an abortion on the internet. You get an abortion in person at a medical clinic. ...Read more