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Am I having twins?

I recently found out I'm pregnant with my second and am concerned I'm having twins. I know I'm only about 5 weeks along but I feel like I'm around 10. Really there's no question about how far along I am. With my first pregnancy, I didn't have any emotional or real physical changes until I was about 10-12 weeks but I'm already feeling like my uterus is bigger and my emotions are all over the place. Did this happen to any other mothers of twins?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 2:44 PM on Jul. 14, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • every pregnancy is different, and may time during a second pregnancy you show sooner and have symptoms sooner.. from what i have heard anyway
    VictinaG

    Answer by VictinaG at 2:45 PM on Jul. 14, 2009

  • Every pregnancy is different. I don't have twins but I'm pregnant with my third. My first I was sick ALL the time. The second not so much...and this one on and off. I got HUGE right away this time around. I didn't notice much of an emotional change with my first but my second I was ALL over the place and this time I'm more or less leveled out...as my husband puts it "pregnancy days". I wouldn't worry about it unless the doctor says something....and then you just do what you have to do. :) You'll be fine momma.
    LaceyAM

    Answer by LaceyAM at 2:47 PM on Jul. 14, 2009

  • I was wearing maternity clothes for comfort from the bloating I felt at 6 weeks, you feel things more intensely after your first pregnancy. Many moms on the groups I belonged to including myself felt like this, but only maybe 5 out of 200+ women are having twins....
    Mom2Jack04

    Answer by Mom2Jack04 at 2:49 PM on Jul. 14, 2009

  • every pregnancy is different and since this is your second things will probably hit you faster. It doesnt mean its twins...just that its different.
    abbynzachsmommy

    Answer by abbynzachsmommy at 3:32 PM on Jul. 14, 2009

  • You will definitely be more in tune with your body with each subsequent pregnancy. I just gave birth to twins aprox 7 weeks ago and I didn't "feel" any different in the begging than I had with my previous 3 pregnancies. You'll find out when you get your first ultrasound.
    proud2Bmomma

    Answer by proud2Bmomma at 4:36 PM on Jul. 14, 2009

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