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Is it normal for my morning sickness to persist in the 2nd trimester?

Is it normal for my morning sickness to persist in the 2nd trimester?

No: Women's symptoms vary. It might not be abnormal for some, but it is not typical for most women to have morning sickness beyond 13-16 weeks. So women having persistent or severe nausea or vomiting should inform their OB providers. A blood test for electrolytes (eg, sodium, potassium) and other studies might be ordered, referral to a nutritionist might be advised and treatments might be suggested. ...Read more

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
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Morning Sickness (Definition)

The nauseated feeling (sometimes with vomiting) some women get in their first trimester of pregnancy, usually between 6 and ...Read more


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Is it possible for morning sickness to stop in the second month?

Is it possible for morning sickness to stop in the second month?

Yes: It is possible for morning sickness to stop in the 2nd month, but is more likely to stop after the 3rd month. If all of your pregnancy symptoms have suddenly stopped let your doctor know. They may do an ultrasound to check on the baby. ...Read more

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I don't have morning sickness or any usual happenings in the first trimester of my pregnancy is it normal?

I don't have morning sickness or any  usual happenings in the first trimester of my pregnancy is it normal?

Remember: Everyone is different. There are many pregnant women who do not have much in the way of "morning sickness: so that's not too worrisome. But I'm not sure what you mean otherwise by "usual happenings". ...Read more

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Is it normal not to feel movement for a couple of hours late in the 3rd trimester?

Is it normal not to feel movement for a couple of hours late in the 3rd trimester?

Yes: You should feel your baby move every day. Babies have sleep cycles and you may not feel them move while you are sleeping. If it has been more than a couple of hours since you felt your baby move, try eating a snack or drinking juice, often this will make babies more active. If you are still not feeling movement you should call your doctor or the hospital to listen to the baby's heartbeat. ...Read more

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Is it normal for morning sickness to return again in the 3rd trimester. Does this mean you are having a girl?

Is it normal for morning sickness to return again in the 3rd trimester. Does this mean you are having a girl?

Yes and no: Nausea often returns in the third trimester usually because the enlarged uterus causes the stomach to be displaced and sometimes compressed. The speed at which the stomach empties is also decreased in pregnancy resulting in nausea. As for the gender, it does not play a role in these symptoms and can occur with either male or female fetuses. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have cramps in the 3rd trimester?

Is it normal to have cramps in the 3rd trimester?

Yes: There are 3 common causes of cramps in the 3rd trimester. Round ligament pain is pain in the structures supporting the uterus, often in the groin. Braxton-hicks contractions are "practice" contractions, when the uterus tightens or cramps periodically but they aren't regular. Labor can also cause cramping contractions every 3-5 minutes that don't go away with rest and hydration. ...Read more

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Is it normal to not feel pregnant during the 2nd trimester? All my symptoms from the 1st is gone but also overweight and not many symptoms now in 2nd.

Is it normal to not feel pregnant during the 2nd trimester? All my symptoms from the 1st is gone but also overweight and not many symptoms now in 2nd.

Change: Symptoms of pregnancy after the first trimester like morning sickness and breast tenderness typically disappear, but they may be replaced by other symptoms from the enlarging uterus and the growing baby like frequent urination, the stomach easily getting full, and pain and pressure in the lower abdomen or right upper abdomen from the baby kicking. ...Read more

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Is normal to have no morning sickness in the first trimester? I have had some nausea but that's it

Is normal to have no morning sickness in the first trimester? I have had some nausea but that's it

Pregnancy Norms: Yes. Of course. Most obs recommend that patients get a manual or guide to pregnancy and prenatal care. This helps new or young moms know what to expect and when something is normal or not. It may be a good move for you to get at least one book to read. ...Read more

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Is it ok to have pain in the first trimester?

Is it ok to have pain in the first trimester?

It depends: It depends on the type of pain. Some mild cramping is normal with the stretching of the growing uterus but any severe pain is not normal. When in doubt see your doctor. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is it normal for my wife who is 28 weeks pregnant to have morning sickness come back?

Is it normal for my wife who is 28 weeks pregnant to have morning sickness come back?

Nausea in pregnancy: can occur during any trimester and there are different causes. she should see her OB doctor to get this checked out. ...Read more

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Is it normal for constipation to ease up when second trimester starts?

Is it normal for constipation to ease up when second trimester starts?

Hopefully: The second trimester is often called the honeymoon period of your pregnancy. Most symptoms improve, including nausea fatigue and even constipation. Not everyone sees those improvements right away though. There are many treatments for constipation in the meantime. Prune juice is great to start with. Have you tried an over-the-counter stool softener? Also MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) works well for some people. ...Read more

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Hi, my urine smells bad first thing in the morning. This had only been in the last month or so. It's perfect the rest of the day. Should I be worried?

Hi, my urine smells bad first thing in the morning. This had only been in the last month or so. It's perfect the rest of the day. Should I be worried?

More water: Try drinking more water so that your urine is colorless. You may need to get up at night to urinate but keeping urine dilute is good for preventing kidney stones. ...Read more

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Does morning sickness only happened in the morning for pregnant women? And does 2 weeks preg. Is possible to have morning sickness?

Does morning sickness only happened in the morning for pregnant women? And does 2 weeks preg. Is possible to have morning sickness?

No. No.: "morning sickness" can be any time of day, or all day long. It's a misnomer. If you conceived 2 weeks ago, your hormone levels should not be high enough to cause symptoms. ...Read more

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I'm on 25mcg of levothyroxine( first 2 weeks), is it possible for it to only relieve my symptoms in the mornings and stop working by the evenings?

I'm on 25mcg of levothyroxine( first 2 weeks), is it possible for it to only relieve my symptoms in the mornings and stop working by the evenings?

Unlikely: Two weeks is very short to feel the difference. Secondly, thyroid supplements are long acting once daily preparation which should work whole day. Lastly, there is interaction with food, other meds and variation between generic drug preparation. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have discharge in the first trimester?

Is it normal to have discharge in the first trimester?

Pregnancy discharge: It is very common to have discharge in pregnancy as long as it is not causing itching, burning, irritation or a bad odor it may be normal...Have your provider check it out for you. ...Read more

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Is it normal for a women lower abdomen to hurt after sex? And still the next day? What can the cause of this pain be?

Is it normal for a women lower abdomen  to hurt after sex? And still the next day? What can the cause of this pain be?

Not usually: Unless the sex was extremely rough, it's not usual to have abdominal pain afterwards. Some infections can present with pelvic pain. Please see your primary care or obgyn physician for exam and help. ...Read more

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I was wondering is it normal to get cramps in the first tirmester of pregnancy?

I was wondering is it normal to get cramps in the first tirmester of pregnancy?

Yes: Your uterus is stretching as the baby grows, and cramping is a normal response to this. However, if you are having cramping that is worse than menstrual cramps, or if the cramping is accompanied by bleeding, you need to be evaluated right away. ...Read more