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Why do people say the second trimester is the easiest?

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Dr. Megan Bird
Obstetrics & Gynecology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Better nausea and...

Usually in the second trimester your nausea has decreased but the discomfort and heaviness of the third trimester hasn't come yet.
For a lot (but not all) the second trimester is slightly easier. I would never say that any part of pregnancy is easy.

In brief: Better nausea and...

Usually in the second trimester your nausea has decreased but the discomfort and heaviness of the third trimester hasn't come yet.
For a lot (but not all) the second trimester is slightly easier. I would never say that any part of pregnancy is easy.
Dr. Megan Bird
Dr. Megan Bird
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Dr. John Paas
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: It's true!

I tell my patients that the second trimester, generally, is the good part of the pregnancy - it's after the nausea, and before the constant low back pain, heartburn, and contractions!

In brief: It's true!

I tell my patients that the second trimester, generally, is the good part of the pregnancy - it's after the nausea, and before the constant low back pain, heartburn, and contractions!
Dr. John Paas
Dr. John Paas
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