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doctors appointment

I finally got a doctor to see me. Tomorrow is my appointment. The thing is, now I'm terrified. I'm scared that they are going to say that something is wrong. Or that it's ectopic. Or I'm just crazy and this whole pregnancy is in my head. Was any one else terrified for their first prenatal appointment? How did you get through it?
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1481183 tn?1348974661
Hello there. I was always nervous waiting for my first appointment. But after you go in and you see all is well you start to relax a bit. Many women including myself i think worry. I read about development etc and tried to not concentrate so much on negative things. . :)  
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Have been scared of my first doc visit and ultra sound since I was not prepared for baby didnt kniw when baby was concieved etc. But its a fairly simple process
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I still get nervous until I hear the heartbeat.  I can't help it
4583720 tn?1356811441
I think you'll feel much better after the ultrasound.  Try and relax.  Its hard.  36 is young.  Theres women on here 10 years older than you having healthy babies.  
4738473 tn?1360039398
I am allways nervous until i hear or see the baby, but the first apt is the scarest and then most exciting all at the same time. It allmost like the anitcipation builds and nerves go crazy and until the apt then you are relieved and happy to see and hear everything.
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