4 Weeks Pregnant: Your Pregnancy Week by Week - Page 2

What if You Are Having an Unplanned Pregnancy?

Well, you weren’t planning this but you are really excited about your pregnancy. You may be worried about how to tell your partner. How is he going to react?

Here are a few tips on telling your partner about an unplanned pregnancy.

  • You may want to decide how you feel about your pregnancy before you discuss things with your partner.
  • Talk to someone you can trust first; a friend, counselor, minister, or family member. Find someone that you know will be supportive of your decisions.
  • Tell him when you are ready. Some moms use the “let’s get this over with” approach and other moms wait until they are feeling more confident.
  • If you think he is going to be unhappy with the pregnancy, it will probably not be easy to talk to him about it no matter how you approach it. Prepare yourself for his reaction and when you are ready just tell him.
  • Find support from other moms who are having an unplanned pregnancy on our message boards.

Next Week: 5 Weeks Pregnant: Your Pregnancy Week by Week

3.827955
Average: 3.8 (93 votes)
 

Comments

By AllisonSuzuki on 02/17/13 at 2:42 pm

I also recommend the PREGNANCY MIRACLE GUIDE as the ULTIMATE pregnancy resource!

By MrsLupiya on 09/05/12 at 3:02 am

I just found out I'm pregnant, I'm so excited I can't even explain it, daddy is nervous and thinking about ways to save money as we just got married a m  ...

By Adaoraizukanne on 07/24/12 at 12:54 am

I just found out am pregnant, daddy isnt here to share in the joy of this news, thinking of a way to surprise him. Any ideas?

Comments are closed for this article.

Today on JustMommies

5 Apps for Your Best Summer Ever!

Summer is here, so carpe diem! Don’t waste it sitting on your couch. Instead, get up and get out. We've got some great apps to help you navigate these exciting, blissful months.

Tips for Conceiving: 6 Must-Try Baby-making Ideas

Trying to conceive a baby can be tougher than it sounds. Making a baby should be as simple as having sex, but that’s not always the case.

Gender Identity: Raising a Transgender Youth

According to a report by the BBC, "the number of children aged 10 and under who have been referred [for] support services to help deal with transgender feelings has more than quadrupled in the last six years."

The Bottom Line: An Alternative Method for Checkin

When a midwife or doctor checks a woman’s cervix, she reaches her gloved hand inside the vagina and measures how many finger widths the opening of the cervix is.