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31/07/2013 at 22:21
I have just found out im pregnant but the only problem is im young (i'm 17)
i dont know wether to feel excited or scared
can anyone give me advice or help in what to do next?
01/08/2013 at 05:47
Book in with your doctor chick, they will get the ball rolling for midwife appointments and answer any questions u have. They can also tell you about any groups and classes available (In my area they do groups for young pregnant/mums at the children's centre). It's natural to be scared I'm almost 30 and we were trying for our 2nd n I still $hit myself when I found out lol! Congratulations x
01/08/2013 at 10:29
thankyou and congrauulations on your child and good luck trying for another one.
Wont people in the doctors look there nose down on me for being so young? and i'm a bit of both even though it wasnt planned, i always wanted to be a mom
01/08/2013 at 11:26
Who cares what others think. I was 22 when I had my first and my 2nd scan was ruined by a rude sonographer who looked down her nose at us. Stuff them if they don't like it it's ur body and ur baby and ur life xx just enjoy ur pregnancy don't let anyone get u down x
01/08/2013 at 11:35
thank you, and can i ask another question; is it normal to have back and belly pains so early on? and i hate rude people but as long as i have the baby's dad, and his family and also my family behind me then it dont bother me x
01/08/2013 at 14:59
Yeah it's normal babe. You'll b great dont worry xx
01/08/2013 at 15:17
hi lovely, hope your ok and try not to panick, like the other ladies have said there are special groups and classes that help younger mums get all the help you need and to make pregnancy and birth a positive experience for you, also you will get help with affording things like milk formula and healthy foods too should you need it. Be confident and take no notice of other people there are some that are very judgmental but its none of their business and im sure you will be a fab mummy, i hope you have a supportive partner and family as it makes all the difference and will help with your confidence too. Aches and pains are normal, try to take it easy and a nice warm bath will help too not too hot mind just comfortable. You take care x
03/08/2013 at 09:19
Hi mybump your not alone huni and the doctors wont look down at you, my sister was 17 when she fell pregnant she is now 30 and has 2 wonderful boys.
I was 27 when i had my first and he will be a year in a few weeks.
You will be fine babe as you said u have your babys dad and his family just try to relax and enjoy
Big congrates to you, im ttc number 2, im 2 days late but still having a negative result so gonna hold off for another few days before testing again
The ladies on here are wonderful and lovley you cant fault them, they will help you all the way and dont feel alone or frightened to ask any thing xxxx
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