Doctor insights on:
Can You Start Showing At 5 Weeks Pregnant
I just found out I'm 5 weeks pregnant, but I've had 1-2 drinks five nights a week for the last month. What is the risk To the baby?
Time to quit: The most important thing now is that you stop drinking. I can tell you recognize this or you would not be asking. Chronic alcohol exposure in pregnancy can lead to fetal alcohol syndrome. If you feel you have a problem with alcoholism seek help. There are support groups in every city. Congratulations on the pregnancy ...Read more
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 am pronounced 5 weeks pregnant and I have had pain in my stomach for the last five hours on and off even when i'm relaxed what could it be?
Depends on lots: If a woman has had a bigger uterus than expected, it could be due to being farther along, having more than one baby, or having benign growths like fibroids of the uterus. Ultrasound would be useful in these cases. Also the abdominal wall might not be as firm as during the first pregnancy especially if mom is busy with family. ...Read more
At 5 weeks pregnant, my belly already started showing.None of my pants are fitting.Don't feel gaseous.We ve not informed anyone.Feeling shy.Cause?
Perhaps not pregnant: Hi, it's unusual to be showing at 5 weeks. Did you do a home pregnancy test? Did you repeat it about 7 days later? Hpreg.T sometime show false positive. You should seek help from your health card provider. She can test you for pregnancy and for other causes of belly swelling. Please be proud of your pregnancy and don't be shy. Most couples don't tell others until end of first trimester (12 weeks). ...Read more
Often none: but could have breast swelling & tenderness, food aversions, nausea. Other sx's that occur in pregnancy include: darkened areolas, thin, white & milky vaginal discharge, fatigue, ^ urination frequency, constipation, bloating, heartburn, backache, cramping, headache, food cravings, ^ sense of smell, enlarged waist, feeling faint/dizzy, mood swings,^ gas, insomnia, gagging & yawning. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If you put on some: Weight it could show around your middle. But, no, you would be showing a "baby bump". ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- How do you prepare for a colonoscopy?
- Drink wine breastfeeding
- Foods to avoid when breastfeeding a gassy baby
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Is breast tenderness a synptom of mastitis?
- Sample letter written to a senator regarding childhood obesity
- Alcohol and blood test
- How do you know you passed a kidney stone?
- Talk to a perinatologist online for free