I am 34 weeks today and was wondering why I find it so diffcult to catch a freaking breath? My nose so clogged and my throat feels like there is mucus in it and I still feel like my lungs are being crushed!! I am sick and tired of feeling like this I heard and have been reading that the baby shgould be off of my lungs by now and lower in the pelvis area!!!! What can I do to catch a breath? I am going to slow but surely lose my mind!!!!! HELP!!!Answer Question
your baby may not have dropped yet, which means he is still kicking and pushing on your lungs. I would call your OB, they might prescribe an inhaler. I don't think it will do much thou if baby is up by your rib cage, for my first pregnancy he didn't drop until 37 weeks, now with my second he is SO LOW and its only 34 weeks now. I slept in a recliner for my first pregnancy from week 30 until I went into labor, it made it easier to breath. You still got a while to go mama, so get used to it, and try sleeping up right, I no its uncomfortable but baby needs oxygen!
Answer by judith_visco at 2:32 PM on Jul. 6, 2009
Answer by EmKirk at 3:28 PM on Jul. 6, 2009