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First Signs Of Pregnancy Baby Bump
Is it possible for a 15 year old girl to get a baby bump after 3 weeks of pregnancy? And it's her first baby.
No: It is not possible at 3 weeks pregnant to have a baby bump. The embryo is still in very early stages of development - in most cases the female doesn't even know she is pregnant yet. ...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
Get a guide: Pregnancy symptoms can show up around the 5th or 6th week of pregnancy (or 2-3 weeks after conception). "pregnancy bump, " appearance is very variable. These are the type of common questions that women find enjoyable to read about in pregnancy guide books. Acog, for example, produces, "your pregnancy and childbirth: month to month.". ...Read more
It varies a lot: The "average" time is usually between 12 and 24 wks of pregnancy. Different things contribute to the variability, including whether this is the first pregnancy (takes longer to show usually), and women gain wt differently during pregnancy depending on how much they eat. Body shape plays a role, and a thin person usually shows a lot sooner than an overweight person. ...Read more
I have pregnancy symptoms, and somewhat of a baby bump. I only took one pregnancy test, but it was negative. I think I'm pregnant. Could I still be?
Check a test: Pregnancy test if you are worried, symptoms are not very useful because they are inconcistent. Best of luck! ...Read more
What are the chances of being pregnant when your body is changing and starting to have a baby bump, but pregnancy test's come as negative.?
Can you tell a difference between a baby bump and belly fat? I'm worried I'm pregnant. Negative pregnancy tests. Lost 12 lbs but gaining belly fat
Tests are accurate: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate and not affected by foods, herbs, common illnesses, sexually transmitted diseases, or medications. A correctly done urine test gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have happened) or 1 week after missing a period. If done sooner, a positive result is likely real, but a negative result may be due to testing too soon. ...Read more
I had protected sex almost 2 months ago, believed to have had period, and had a negative pregnancy test. Extremely bloated, could this be a baby bump?
My periods haven't started yet. I took a pregnancy test but itcame out negative. My tummy looks like I've got a baby bump and I am also getting symtpoms of pregnancy. What should I do?
Don't over think it: You're not going to get a baby bump the first week or month you are pregnant. If you're trying to get there it may come in time but don't over think the process. Early symptoms overlap with lots of things. Pee tests can be falsely negative early in the process. Relax and re-test later. ...Read more
It depends: It depends on your body. But usually about the fourth month. ...Read more
Is there any possible way to confuse chubby " out there " stomach with pregnancy bump? I'm 16 and I'm not really fat but I'm chubby around the adomin
Can do a preg. Test: Home pregnancy tests are very accurate and not affected by foods, herbs, common illnesses, sexually transmitted diseases, or medications. A correctly done urine test gives a reliable result 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have happened) or 1 week after missing a period. If done sooner, a positive result is likely real, but a negative result may be due to testing too soon. ...Read more
If you are slender you will notice thickening in the pelvic area quite soon. However in clothing, a "baby bumps" is not really visible until about 16 weeks.
You will feel first kicks sometime between 16-20 weeks of pregnancy. At first they are so mild they might feel like a goldfish did a little flip in your belly. By 20 weeks they are usually quite distinct. ...Read more
I have read that white bumps on the areola are sure signs of pregnancy. Is this true? I have an 9 month old already and never paid attention before!
Montgomery glands: T a sign of anything but maybe you are cold. ...Read more
I have white bumps on my nipples just like I had in my 1st pregnancy. They went away after the first pregnancy and now their back. Could I be pregnant?
What are flesh colored bumps on vag lips inner and outer things had since begining of pregnancy had the baby and still have the bumps skin tags?
Bumps on labia: Without photos, it would only be speculation. Labia are noted to have surfaces similar to cauliflower at the outer edges. Otherwise the labia minora surfaces on the outside and inside are smooth. The majora skin is the equivalent of scrotal skin. Growths can certainly happen there and may also occur on the thighs. However photos are still needed. ...Read more
I took 2 pregnancy test first was positive second was negative. My nipples have weird bumps around them I have no clue what they are. Am I pregnant?
I'm on my period but having all the signs of pregnancy. Hot flashes, cravings, cramping more than usual, and bumps. Could I be pregnant?
No, if a true period: It can be hard to tell if a woman is pregnant because some of the symptoms seen in early pregnancy can also happen in non-pregnant women. A urine pregnancy test gives a reliable result if done correctly. One can test about 3 weeks after sex (when conception might have occurred), or 1 week after missing a period. An ob-gyn doctor can evaluate any persistent or worrisome symptoms. ...Read more
Itchy hard small bumps on monis pubis (pubic area) since first pregnancy 2 years back, now two more with recent pregnancy wat causes these? Treatment?
Could be a virus: Do you shave your pubic hair? You can develop an infection of the hair follicle called folliculitis. Bumps can be caused by bacteria, fungus or viruses. A common cause ismolluscum contagiousum. See a Provider to find out as some of these can be transferred to your partner. ...Read more
Could my baby be kicking already? I'm only in my second trimester of pregnancy. 20-25 weeks. I keep feeling these bumps coming from my stomach and the skin is bumping up too. I got told that the baby does not start moving till the third trimester. If that
Hello.: Hello. Congratulations on your pregnancy. You may be feeling your baby kicking. Quickening is when you first feel the baby kicking. It is not uncommon to feel your baby between 16 to 22 weeks. Sometimes it is hard to tell what is going on. Was that gas or was that the baby? You should be able to feel the baby's movements more vigorously as your pregnancy progresses. The baby is moving well before your third trimester. It can be moving around by the 7th to 8th week, but you would not be able to feel it that early. Take care. ...Read more
Recline and relax: While feeling just above your pubic bone for the firm uterus. Don't prod yourself silly; you'll "show" soon enough. Don't drink, smoke, and I hope you've been taking your prenatal vitamins. Best wishes on your new addition! ...Read more
This is my first pregnancy, I am 18weeks today! I have had no sypmtoms really but I am not getting bigger no bump yet! Is this normal?
Yes: First I am going to assume you have had an early ultrasound to confirm your dates. It is not uncommon to not "show" with a first pregnancy until about 1/2 way through your pregnancy. Rest assured in 2 weeks you will get an anatomy scan that will check the size and fluid around the baby. Good luck and congrats. ...Read more
My hubby takes fertilaid with motility boost and I take pregnacare conception but still no signs pregnancy, the dr. Said am good to have babies so why?
INFERTILITY: You need to see a specialist on why you are not having a baby. Good luck! ...Read more
Terminated pregnancy for fetal abnrml:19 wks. I'm 40 & hope for 2 babies. Follow-up appt all good. Can we safely try to conceive before first period?
Please ask your doc: Advisable to have a least 1 normal period first. ...Read more
Is it possible for someone with a uterus rupture in first pregnancy to have healthy babies later?
Yes: Healthy babies are possible but, in my experience not vaginally. C section is safer although there is some controversy about this. I would never deliver a woman with a history of a ruptured uterus vaginally. Ever. ...Read more
Can cold sores (tiny bump on my lip) harm baby in pregnancy. I'm 8 weeks and I had my second cold sore for the last month and half.
Not directly: This process is localized to the tissues of your lip/mouth margin and does not enter your blood where it would have access to baby. If you have genital herpes and have a flare up around the time of delivery there can be some risk with that process. Discuss these issues with your doc. I encourage moms with a cold sore not to kiss their babies. ...Read more