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Hello everyone. I am 22 and just found out this week that I am pregnant. My husband and I have tried for about 3 years and nothing every happened until now.  I took 5 HPT and they all said positive. The lil apps on my phone say I could be 5 weeks along. I haven't made a doctors appointment yet but I am going to.  I know that people experience different symptoms or signs during pregnancy. I have been experiencing some cramps as is my period is about to start but it still hasn't.  Has anyone experienced this feeling before,  or am I the only one? Also, small constipation ( sorry if TMI )
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4437866 tn?1388119624
Congrats! You will experience a lot of ' not normal ' feeling. Its very normal to have cramps. Kick your feet up and relax. the constipation is also normal. Eat fiber. Metamucil is safe during pregnancy. And drink tons of water. Happy for you. Congrats!
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Hi im currently 7 weeks pregnant ans still getting period like cramps its totally normal its everything stretching getting ready for baby to grow. Try get to doctor as soon as possible as you'll need to get folic acid for baby. Congratulations :))
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4696687 tn?1358462347
from what ive read pregnancy tests are usual very accurate when they say ur positive that means they have detected the pregnancy hormone it could be wrong if it says negative u still might be pregnant just to early to tell so since ur positive CONGRATS!!!! and cramps and pains are normal i had them!
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