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Im 25 Weeks Pregnant And I Crave Ice Is It Normal
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'm 25 weeks pregnant and just finished a 9 hour drive my vulva is now swollen and sore. I've been placing ice on it. Is this normal? And are there any other remedies?
NO: See your provider and check that out! ...Read more
Im 25 weeks pregnant and feel pressure in my lower vagina its uncomfortable i was wondering is this normal?
Im currently 25 weeks pregnant and all I crave is to chew ice I heard that means im lacking iron is this true?
Im 25 weeks pregnant & my baby doesn't really move or kick to the loud music. He kicked maybe once or twice. More when I lay down is this normal?
I am 25 weeks pregnant and still having morning sickness everyday is this normal? I'm getting scared.
Not uncommon: It is not uncommon to have morning sickness beyond the first trimester. It may also be associated with other conditions. Most commonly it is associated with your thyroid. See your OB and ask to be evaluated further for morning sickness. Make sure you don't have thyroid disease. ...Read more
Am 25 weeks pregnant and measure 25cm. But I've not gained much weight at all. Is that normal? At most I gain only a lb every 2 weeks, if at all.
10 by 20: My rule if thumb is generally about 10 pounds by 20 weeks and then about a pound per week after that. But it's just a guideline. Everyone is different, and your starting weight and body type also play a role. As long as the baby is growing appropriately, that's the most important thing. ...Read more
I'm 25 weeks pregnant and have been carrying the baby very low throughout pregnancy. Is this normal?
Yes: Every pregnancy and every body is different. Especially in the first half of pregnancy, you would expect that the enlarging uterus will be "low" on your abdomen. As the pregnancy progresses the fundus (top of uterus) becomes palpable higher above the belly button. This is actually one of the things your doctor will measure when you go in for exams to make sure the baby is growing as expected ...Read more