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Leaking breasts

This is my second pregnancy and ill be 30 weeks on Thursday. My breasts have been leaking for at least two weeks and leaking a lot. I don't remember it happening this far out and this much but it was 5 years ago. So is it normal for this to start happening this soon? Also could the fact the baby is big and I'm measuring 3 weeks ahead have anything to do with it?

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Asked by jazzysmommy1004 at 6:28 PM on May. 26, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • some womens breasts leak the whole time-youre fine mama. :o)

    Answer by Bearsjen at 6:29 PM on May. 26, 2009

  • Totally normal! Each pregnancy is different. I leaked a lot my first pregnancy, hardly at all the 2nd time. Some women leak a lot, from as early as 20 weeks, some never leak at all. All normal!

    Answer by maggiemom2000 at 6:31 PM on May. 26, 2009

  • Are you serious? Wow. I don't know why I just thought it was something that happened right at the end. Its so annoying.

    Answer by jazzysmommy1004 at 6:33 PM on May. 26, 2009

  • maggiemom2000 - I just thought it was something at the very end, your breasts getting ready. What is leaking out and what is the point of it?

    Answer by jazzysmommy1004 at 6:36 PM on May. 26, 2009

  • It's colustrum.....don't know if there is a point to it other than making milk and sometimes there is too much in the ducts and it's gotta go somewhere! ex-hubby used to love it, lol.

    Answer by Mom2Jack04 at 6:42 PM on May. 26, 2009

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