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Readers Respond: How did you feel in early pregnancy?

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Updated April 19, 2013

to young

I'm 17 and im 5 days late for my period my stomach hurts when i lay on it my boobs are swollen and i feel nauses alot. What does that mean.
—Guest sammie

Crampy

Pregnant at 4 weeks with my 3rd. No nausea only food cravings, lots of crampings and darker areolas.
—Guest Naina3

feel so sick

My lower back is painfull cant sleep on my back nd on my left side im tired all the time feel moody still wainting on my period nd im horney all the time..please help me or advise me
—Guest lee

Possibly Seven Weeks

Hello! I am sixteen years old and have recently made a (series of) very poor decision(s). I am seven weeks late and I have come to terms with the fact that I may very well be pregnant. I did experience a very light bleeding for two days quite early on, which I originally mistook for my period. I do believe that may have been implantation bleeding. I have had very frequent urination since roughly three weeks and my belly does feel slightly larger (could just be from bloating). I've had intense morning sickness three times in the last week and a half but never actually threw up. I am having cravings for calcium-rich and protein-rich foods in particular and I have a lot more gas than usual. Stabbing back pains/cramps a few times... not pleasant. I also have been struggling to keep up with my varsity athletics. Much more fatigued. I plan on taking a test this week so I know for certain. I have a gut feeling I already know the answer though...
—Guest Celly

could i be pregnant

Hi.. Well i have a question i had sex on the 5 of september and i didn't use any kind of protection for the pass 2 weeks I been having mild cramps and lover back pain. I had some white discharge but not that much and I been eating a lot my breats and nipples look kind of weird and also peen.. I'm expecting my period on the 23 which is tomorrow. I don't know if I'm pregnant or is just my period
—Guest saqolla

pregnant or all in my head?

For two months me and my fiance have been having alot of unprotected sex. And last month i would be bloated all the time , pee like a race horse, and get slight cramps. My period was unusual because its usually a heavy flow. This time it was much much lighter. I had sore boobies and towards the end of the month i would be nauseous but could not throw up. I took two pt's and a big fat negative. This month i've been bloated, headaches, slight cramps, really gassy, my moods will switch in seconds (from happy to angry and back), and my period was light and more of a dark brown then red. Also i pee alot and im not on any bc. Please help ive never been pregnant before and im nervous to test again. Thanks so much. xo.
—Guest Miss B

so confused

I had sex with my hubby barely 5 days to my period and now am late. No symptoms of pregnancy none of my flow coming. But I rush to d bathroom all the time feeling warm n wet but nothing. Could I be pregnant? Pls help
—Guest lexy

i dont know if im pregnant

My period is late 7 days and I took 2 tests and they are negative ..I feel dizzy tired sleepy cramping in my belly I think just gas...something when I ate after I feel pain like I want to vomit ..
—Guest soukaina

Help me

I have been feeling nasueated, light hesdache I have been having a metallic taste in my mouth that makes me want to throw up. Also my lower back have been hurting and feeling a little light headed at times and my stomach feels real funny. Has anybody experienced this? Do I need to get a test?
—Guest Re

so Confused

I've been stress for about since on the 6th of september until today because I've been spotting on my periods on a brownish blood for about 4days.since then I've been having cramps in my stomach,being hungry every after 5min nd worse part there is this over sleeping I have now.so I wonder now what da hell is happang to me.am I preg or wat?
—Guest LINDA

soooo confused

Last month I ended up missing around 16 ramdom pills. Then at the end of this month I missed five in a row starting saturday through to the white ones. Monday night I had cramps. Then tuesday and until today I have felt nauseous and dizzy and supper tierd. And throughout yhe week having headachs. My period was 2days late and when it came it started oit brown then turned mucousy and loght red then increased flow and bright red. I took three test throight the past weekand all came negative. Could it even be possible I could be pregnant
—Guest molly

Hopeful Mom

If i read all the symptoms of being pregnant, i guess not all of them i'd experience for the past days. I am already 10 days delayed, feel heart burn for a week already, my breast were tender (not that much), had a bloated stomach that i can't even wear my fitted shirts, i pee for a couple of times in a day unlike before. i just hope it will turns out positive, i'll try PT this coming Friday. Wish me luck...
—Guest Lally

lost my baby

in my pregnancy I was felling slight pain in my hips and I was getting ill a lot I would have very bad cramps and suffer with belly pains after 1 month I lost my baby I was devastated and the pain was terrible but I managed the worst part about it is the emotional side I would get upset about everything through the pregnancy and after
—Guest lola blackmore

Never felt this before

Im 7 weeks 6 days pregnant with baby number 4 and im miserable im exausted drained and weak if i eat i get nauseous and if i dont eat i get nauseous all i can do is lay around because me trying to do anything else makes me sick... i know every pregnancy is different but i never experienced this
—Guest Mom of 3

clueless

Ok ive had gas for a month , nausea, sensitive Smell, sore boobs, emotional and peeing a lil to much...Lord knws ill love to be preggo but scared to take the test from previous disappoints...last but least I at times feel lil thumps but I think its gas but not sure...
—Guest 1OfaKind

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