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severe Anxiety after a 2nd trimester miscarriage

About 2 months after my 2nd trimester pregnancy loss of twins at 22 weeks June 3 2015, I had terrible bouts of anxiety and panic attacks. I have been to my doctor and they did full panel blood work up and they all came back "normal", but I still felt really tired and out of sorts,low energy, foggy mind, I couldn't eat, I could barely get out of bed most days, I had lost weight, Terrible insomnia,terrible panic attacks and one even landed me in the emergency room:o I thought I was going to die, a...

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Second Trimester Pregnancy Questions

Let's start another list for the second trimester! We're going to collect these and post them (with answers) as a FAQ thread for our board to help out newbies. What questions do you, have you or did you have during the second trimester or about the second trimester of pregnancy?...

Pregnancy Questions

15 weeks, light pink spotting, really scared??

This is my first pregnancy, and I'm 15 weeks along. Last night, I went to the bathroom, and when I wiped, there was a very light pink tinge to the toilet paper. I had brown spotting at 8 weeks, and everything was normal, but pink means active bleeding, right? I hadn't been doing anything strenuous or anything. The only thing I can think of is that I sneezed really hard last night, and it hurt down in my womb for a couple seconds. Another thing is that for a week or so, I've felt like I've been a...

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Yay for second trimester!

I'm due 7/30, and today starts my second trimester. I must be one of the last if not the last one to start it. Here's to the next 3 months being much easier on all of us! Hopefully, we're mostly past the morning sickness phase, fatigue will be lessening any day now, and those of us who want to will be finding out our babies' genders soon (and some already have)! It will be an exciting next few months. They call it the honeymoon of pregnancy, and I sure hope that's right!...

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Don't forget to sign up for coupons and mailings.

Now that we are all in our second trimester (Katie and Brittanie, I think you are right? or are you a few days out yet?) Take a moment to sign up for the free mailings. For your first time mommas who might not know, most of the major baby companies will have a mailing list and mail you coupons and samples. if there are more I'm mising let me know and I"ll edit to add them....

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8 Reasons to Love Your Pregnant Body

By JustMommies staff

“Beautiful, glowing,” they say. “Whatever,” you say. All you notice are the extra twenty pounds that are hanging out not only on your belly, but everywhere else as well. And, you still have weeks to go. In love with your body, you’re not. Pregnancy love, sure, but the day your baby arrives
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Ten Tips for Sleeping Better During Pregnancy

By JustMommies staff

Everyone knows rest is vital when your body is growing a baby, but the changes and discomfort that accompany pregnancy often make sleeping rather difficult. What is an expectant mom to do? Rather than toss and turn with the stress of not sleeping, try these 10 helpful tips for getting a good night’s
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Age & Pregnancy: Why It Matters

There are a lot of perks to growing older. Your car insurance costs will go down. You'll probably be able to afford more of life's luxuries. You'll have spent some time getting to know yourself, so your self-confidence is probably much higher than it was in your 20s. Most women view growing older with
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Gender Reveal Party Ideas

So, you have a little bun in your oven. You've recently found out what you're having, but you have yet
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Top 10 Reasons to Not Find Out Your Baby's Gender

With modern technology most couples can find out their baby's gender long before their baby's arrival.
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Ultrasound Wars - Finding Out the Gender of Your Baby

By JustMommies staff

Some couples get very excited about finding out the sex of their baby. Others do not want to find out. Both scenarios have their perks. Finding out your baby’s gender in advance gives you the opportunity to plan a baby nursery and pick out gender specific baby clothes. Still, not finding out, has it’s
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Your Second Trimester Guide

By JustMommies staff

Congratulations – You’ve made it through your first trimester of pregnancy! Now, as much of the initial discomfort starts to subside, you can begin to relax and enjoy your new life as an expectant mom. Some people even refer to the second trimester as the “honeymoon” phase of your pregnancy.
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How Early Can You Find Out Your Baby's Gender with Ultrasound?

By JustMommies staff

For centuries, expectant parents had to wait until the moment of birth to learn the sex of their babies. Of course there have always been old wives’ tales and superstitions about figuring out baby gender – but thanks to the wonders of modern technology, moms and dads these days are able to find out
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Urinary Incontinence During Pregnancy

By JustMommies staff

When you’re expecting, there can be some annoying changes to bodily functions you may not have expected. One of these is occasional leakage of urine when you laugh, cough or lift something. This leakage is known as “urinary incontinence” or UI. It simply means you’re having an involuntary trickle
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Pelvic Over-Flexibility in Pregnancy? Symphysis Pubis Dysfunction

By JustMommies staff

As a woman progresses through her pregnancy, she may experience a loosening in her pelvic joints. This is the body's way of naturally preparing the body for childbirth, and the passage of a baby through the birth canal. The pelvis is a circular bone located about six inches below the navel. The left
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