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  #1  
May 20th, 2006, 12:49 PM
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Join Date: Mar 2006
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Hi all!!

I am pregnant with #8.

Yesterday I got up from the chair and had that feeling down there that you get around the 8th month. The one were your hips feel like they are spreading and you have pressure. So you know your body is getting prepared for labor. KWIM? Kind of painful down low .

Anyways I am 17 weeks and have only had that feeling toward the end of my pregnancies. I thought maybe I just pulled something but didn't know.
So I thought I would ask here and see if any of you felt that same thing early in pregnancy?
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May 20th, 2006, 03:56 PM
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Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Saudi Arabia
Posts: 1,031
Hello,
This pregnancy of mine has been really different than all the others (this is #6). I got real big at first and then just kind of stayed that way. I'm not real big now though. Then at 32 weeks, this little guy decided to drop. I guess I just do too much. The doctor told me to be careful so I wouldn't deliver early. So, I'm carrying this little guy real low- sometimes it's painful to walk cause he's so low. Then I get contractions all the time. Not normal painful contractions, but these pressure contractions which are really uncomfortable. I've gotten the painful ones twice now, but then they stop after a few hours. So, here I am going on my 41st week!! Okay, my point , every pregnancy is different (as I'm sure you know with #8 coming) so maybe this one is a little different too. Don't do too much cause you just pay for it in the end.

Krista
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May 20th, 2006, 07:43 PM
Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Apr 2005
Posts: 1,572
Congratulations on #8!!

I never felt it with my first. I had horrible hip pain from about 20 weeks on with 2. Thought I was going to drop my cervix from day 1 with #3 LOL! but no hip pain throughout the whole pregnancy. She's the only one that I felt so "low" with and I had hip/sciatic pain with the rest of them once I started to show. I think a lot of it had to do with how much weight I gained, too. I am an "over achiever" in that department. I gained the most with my last two and they were pretty close so that could have had something to do with it, too. I would think it is just your body being so relaxed.

Your 8 is due on my 7th's birthday. He was due on 11/24, though.
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June 3rd, 2006, 03:53 AM
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Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Washington, Tyne & Wear UK
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I don't have as many as you girls, but like mommatolots, #3 went real low early on, he stayed head down from about 18 weeks on, thought I was gonna have hime with the pain by the time I reached 32 weeks or so... I still went 4 days over though, just take it easy, and WOW! CONGRATULATIONS!!!! on number 8!

Jay xx
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