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Why Do Some Women Show Earlier Than Others When Pregnant
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
Yes: Oftentimes people show early in more pregnancies. ...Read more
Symptoms: Possible early pregnancy sxs: 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 ; yawning. They may begin after missed period.Take hpt. ...Read more
If a woman is bigger is it possible for her not to know she is pregnant tile she is maybe 5 or 6 months pregnant? Or even show for that matter?
Pregnant: Yes, a larger woman may not show her pregnancy. If pregnancy is suspected, pick up a pregnancy test at the pharmacy. ...Read more
Feeling pregnant: At about fourteen days after conception.Get a more detailed answer ›
For a thin 118 pds, 5'5 woman, when should I show in pregnancy? At 5 weeks, slight pouch but has always been there. Current pants measurement is 27 in
Varies: It really varies across body types, people, and pregnancies. Some people show early, and some can be six or more months along before anyone notices. And women who didn't show until later in one pregnancy may look pregnant earlier in another pregnancy. Time to "showing" doesn't have any correlation to baby size or health of the pregnancy. ...Read more
Varies: Statistically signs like bigger breasts and nausea can start withing 2-3 weeks. I have known women who knew they were pregnant withing 24 hours of conception. They know their bodies and know when something is different. (these women had been pregnant before as well). Other may not have any signs for several weeks. ...Read more
YES: Early on in pregancy some women have no symptoms at all. Others have breast tenderness, morning sickess and many other signs hopefeully you will be in the first group! ...Read more
Unlikely showing: If you are sure that you are 12 weeks pregnant, it is really unlikely to be showing because your uterus doesn't really rise on the pelvis until after 12 weeks. But if your uterus has fibroids or is naturally larger than usual, then you might start showing. Some women ...Read more
Negative test?: If an hpt is negative it's too early for symptoms to be reliable. No reliable symptoms happen until long after a pregnancy test would be positive. Good luck! ...Read more
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