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What are signs of early labor and when is to early?

What are signs of early labor and when is to early?

Short light contract: Early signs of labor may have short mild contractions. As labor progresses more intense contractions with shorter intervals between contractions. ...Read more

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Very premature is a condition in which a baby is delivered between 28 and 31 weeks' gestation. Depending on how premature, how sick, and how lucky or unlucky a baby is, he can get brain problems, cerebral palsy, blindness, deafness, developmental problems, learning disabilities, severe lung diseases, infection and loss of some intestines, etc... Babies who are only moderately premature usually ...Read more


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Is painful contraction sign of early labor?

Is painful contraction sign of early labor?

Labor: Contractions can mean you are going into labor. Someties women get what is called braxton hicks contractions, sometimes called 'practice contractions' that intensify more during the latter part of your pregnancy. Signs of labor are uterine contractions, pelvic pain, vaginal bleeding, rupture of membrane, back pain etc. ...Read more

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What are miscarriage signs before vaginal bleeding occurs ... is it the same as pregnancy signs?

What are miscarriage signs before vaginal bleeding occurs ... is it the same as pregnancy signs?

Signs of miscarriage: Often there are no signs before the bleeding and cramping starts. But depending how far along you are, any pregnancy symptoms that you may have been having, may go completely away. ...Read more

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Is a tingling vagina early signs of pregnancy?

Is a tingling vagina early signs of pregnancy?

No: Classic pregnancy sxs begin when period is missed or thereafter (6-8 wks). Sx’s can include: tender /swollen breasts, nausea or vomiting; lack of period; ^ frequency of urination; headaches, insomnia, fatigue. Moodiness, mild cramping, food cravings ; aversions; passing gas; enlarging waist line ; ^ white, milky vaginal discharge. Take pregnancy test to know. ...Read more

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What are some signs that labor is soon?

What are some signs that labor is soon?

Mucous plug: Some women will lose their mucous plug a week or two prior to the onset of labor. This is very variable. Another is the sensation that you can now breath because the baby has settled lower into the pelvis. Also a change in the way you walk for that reason and a sensation around the rectum. ...Read more

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Is it possible to have back contractions in early labor?

Is it possible to have back contractions in early labor?

Yes: Contractions can be perceived differently in different women. Some women have 'back labor', where they feel contractions mostly in their lower back, while others note contractions in lower abdomen as well as over the entire belly. If you feel you are in labor, it is recommened to be seen by your doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Is yawning so much an early sign of pregnancy?

Is yawning so much an early sign of pregnancy?

Although Yawning can: Occur, it is not diagnostic of pregnancy. Please take a home pregnancy test if your period is late. ...Read more

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Is kidney pain always an early sign of pregnancy?

Backache is possible: But specific kidney pain is not a pregnancy sx. Early pregnancy sxs can include: lack of period, breast swelling ; tenderness with darkened areolas, fatigue, increased urination frequency, constipation, bloating, heartburn, backache, cramping, headache, food cravings or aversions, ^sense of smell, enlarged waist, feeling faint/dizzy, mood swings, increased gas, insomnia ; gagging more easily. ...Read more

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Is discharge and gas early signs of labor?

Is discharge and gas early signs of labor?

No: Labor is always associated with regular painful contractions and cervical change - i wouldn't worry about it, but ask your doc next time you see him/her. ...Read more

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Colicky pelvic pain(uterine contraction) is this sure sign of PMS or it may occur in early pregnancy?

Pelvic pain: Contractions should be occurring in early pregnancy normal, unless you are miscarrying. Pms has nothing to do with pregnancy and may present with some unpleasant sensations. To rule out pregnancy, you will need to do a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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What are some early labor signs?

What are some early labor signs?

As follows;: Cramping which starts out far apart and becomes more regular and more painful. You may leak fluid and may have bleeding. If you are ever unsure, check with your doctor right away. ...Read more

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If my period is 2 weeks early is that possibly a sign of early pregnancy?

If my period is 2 weeks early is that possibly a sign of early pregnancy?

Not likely: Bleeding at cycle day 14 is not likely to indicate pregnancy, but rather break-through bleeding. The causes for this are numerous. If it persists or returns, see your doctor. ...Read more

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Could a fetus at early stage of pregnancy feel pain?

Debatable: That is a question without an definite answer and is a topic of extensive debates. ...Read more

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Is cervical pain during intercourse and early sign of pregnancy?

No: But it could be a sign of other problems please see your gyn for a work up the best way to tell if u are pg is a blood preg test , will be + before the missed period. ...Read more

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Is breast pain a sign of early pregnancy?

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Is breast pain a sign of early pregnancy?

Perhaps: By the time you experience breast tenderness, your urine pregnancy test should be (strongly) positive. ...Read more

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Is it possible that abdominal growling be a early sign of pregnancy ?

Although increased : Gas can occur with pregnancy - this is by no means an indicator for pregnancy. So, if you have missed your period - recommend taking a home pregnancy test so that you know one way or another. ...Read more

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What are the signs of an early miscarriage?

What are the signs of an early miscarriage?

Several: Signs of an early miscarriage include your symptoms of pregnancy, like breast tenderness, fatigue, nausea, etc., going away. The more obvious signs are bleeding. There are some women that have little to no symptoms of pregnancy and everything is fine. Also, up to 23% of women bleed in early pregnancy, and again, everything can be fine. An ultrasound should be able to let you know things are ok. ...Read more

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What are some early signs of labor?

What are some early signs of labor?

Cramping, nausea: Most frequently women are going to say that they have menstrual cramping or tightening. Sometimes women notice loose stools or nausea as a sign as well. ...Read more

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Is discharge and gas early signs of labor?

No: Labor is always associated with regular painful contractions and cervical change - i wouldn't worry about it, but ask your doc next time you see him/her. ...Read more

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Early signs of altzheimer?

Early signs of altzheimer?

Mostly memory loss: Alzheimer's dementia starts earlier than previously thought with declining intellectual capacity and memory. Mild at first it's excused as "absent minded, you're just tired, it's my adhd". The one affected is often in denial of the loss. Eventually newer memory fades & new memory isn't formed. Cognition declines, paranoia & delusions may occur & motor skills(even swallowing) & self care deteriorate. ...Read more

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What are signs of early labor?

What are signs of early labor?

Early labor: Pelvic or back cramping that comes and goes every few minutes. You may also expel a mucous plug or fluid from your vagina. Good luck and congratulations on your pregnancy. ...Read more

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What are some early labor signs?

As follows;: Cramping which starts out far apart and becomes more regular and more painful. You may leak fluid and may have bleeding. If you are ever unsure, check with your doctor right away. ...Read more

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What are common early signs of MS?

What are common early signs of MS?

Early: Difficult to say as it varies from person to person. Usually there are strange neurologic symptoms. Bell's palsy (half of face is paralyzed) can be a sign. ...Read more

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What are the early signs of diabetes?

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What are the early signs of diabetes?

Several: Most commonly: frequent urination, extreme thirst and hunger, feeling tired, irritability, unusual weight loss. Those are all signs of type 1 diabetes. Type 2 includes the same symptoms as well as frequent infections, blurry vision, wounds that heal slowly, tingling or numbness in your hands or feet, or you can have no symptoms at all. ...Read more

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What are the early signs of demensia?

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What are the early signs of demensia?

Dementia: Memory, orientation, self care, alertness, attention, changes at night such as confusion or sleep patterns. ...Read more

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What are the early signs of glaucoma?

What are the early signs of glaucoma?

Several: Early glaucoma has no symptoms. Signs are what the doctor detects and include in this condition: elevated eye pressure, thin corneas, enlarged discs and changes in the field of vision. ...Read more

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What are the early signs of prenancy?

Early signs: Early pregnancy sxs can include: no period, breast swelling ; tenderness w darkened areolas, thin, white ; milky vaginal discharge, fatigue, ^ urination frequency, constipation, bloating, heartburn, backache, cramping, headache, food cravings or aversions, ^ sense of smell, enlarged waist, feeling faint/dizzy, mood swings, ^ gas, insomnia, gagging more easily ; yawning. ...Read more

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What are the early signs of tourettes?

What are the early signs of tourettes?

See below.: Tourette syndrome is characterized by chronic motor and vocal tics beginning before adulthood. People with tourette's typically have repetitive, stereotyped movements or vocalizations, such as blinking, sniffing, facial movements, or tensing of muscle groups. Patients can also have adhd, obsessive-compulsive disorder, poor impulse control, and other behavioral issues. Symptoms can vary over time. ...Read more

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What are the early signs of arthritus?

What are the early signs of arthritus?

Usually it is of-: -invidious onset. Joint stiffness after inactivity or sleep. Also the day after strenuous use. It then just becomes worse, & ends up with pain during activity as well as being worse the next bat, then limping, contracture. Luckily now treatment is usually started early using NSAIDS for symptom relief & to slow down the process. Also now TJA are now available instead of not avail yrs ago. ...Read more

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What is the early signs of emphasemia?

Get checked: If you think you may have emphysema, get checked out. There are no signs that are particularly early. COPD can creep up on you, so that by the time you're diagnosed the COPD is at least moderate in severity. The ealiest sign would be a decrease in exercise tolerance, but a number of other conditions cause that too. A hyperexpanded chest is a more advanced sign. Most importantly if you smoke stop! ...Read more

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What are the early signs of a hemmaroid?

What are the early signs of a hemmaroid?

Sometimes none: If it is an internal hemorrhoid, then early sign would be painless spotting of blood with a bmw. If it is an external hemorrhoid, then early sign may just be annoying itching at the anal opening. ...Read more

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What are some early signs of leukoplakia?

What are some early signs of leukoplakia?

A White Patch: Leukoplakia encompasses a group of diseases. It is characterized by a white patch or or plaque that cannot be rubbed of the mucosa. ...Read more

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What are the early signs of schizoprenia?

What are the early signs of schizoprenia?

Hearing voices: You may experience depression in high school, then begin to hear a voice when you are alone occasionally. You may begin to feel "different" than others, and believe people are watching you or out to get you. Hallucinations are key. ...Read more

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What are the signs/symptoms of early labor?

What are the signs/symptoms of early labor?

Signs of: labor at any point in time are regular, painful contractions that cause cervical change. No change in cervix = no labor. If it's before the 38th completed week it is considered "early" labor. Call your doctor promptly if this is happening, and good wishes. ...Read more

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