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19/09/2016 at 14:23
This is my first baby and I am currently 22 weeks. I am sitting at my desk getting mild cramping pains almost period type pains.
Is this just growth of uterus and baby? is this normal ha-ha
19/09/2016 at 17:04
i had similar last week. None this week and still feeling him moving so have just put it down to stretching and growing! Think I'm only a few days ahead of you so similar time.
Hope you're ok, if your worried check in with your midwife
19/09/2016 at 20:13
maybe its because I'm 22 weeks I can feel everything more but the growing pains haven't stopped today.
awww do you have any boys names? I have a girls but unsure of a boys name... It's so hard....
I feel like I'm on my period all over again ... Now that's one thing I do not miss hahaha
roll on January xxx
19/09/2016 at 20:34
I am 20 weeks and have been getting the same for about three days now, I have put it down to very bad trapped wind (sorry for the tmi) and or stretching pains. I think I have been feeling my little guy moving still, but i'm not a 100% sure because they can feel the same as trapped wind and a gurgling belly sometimes :( I am feeling better now but still worried and get twinges every now and again- worth ringing my midwife do you think just to double check?
20/09/2016 at 12:55
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20/09/2016 at 13:58
Hi ladies, I had quite bad cramping about 5 weeks ago (when I was 17 weeks) - I eventually concluded it was constipation pain. Is that a possibility with you? It really did feel like period pains. I had something similar over the weekend just gone but it was less period-type pain and a bit sharper in places. It has gone now and the baby is moving even more than before, so I have just put it down to gas again or to ligament pains. You could speak to your midwife if it'll put your mind at ease though.
20/09/2016 at 14:36
Thank you sugarandspice85 I'm really beginning to think it was a mix between very bad trapped wind and stretching pains. Lots of pregnancy pains in one haha xx
20/09/2016 at 16:57
thanks Sugar - yes I am just putting this down to growing pains, but it can be a little painful. its like having a really bad period LOL.... Im moaning now and they are not even contraction pains hahaha THE JOYS.
Cannot believe I am 22 weeks and the gender is still unknown... this is torture but I want the surprise at the end.... baby is moving today Its having a party in there.
I am ready for bed, an early night for me I think. Its my partners birthday today so any excuse to eat cake ha-ha
hope you are well and baby is well
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