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Is it true that 2nd pregnancy is always harder?

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Albi1623

Asked by Albi1623 at 6:09 PM on Jul. 22, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • every pregnancy is different. with my second I gained alot of weight, and had cravings for high calorie things, with my first didn't have any, and only gained some.
    3rdDay

    Answer by 3rdDay at 6:13 PM on Jul. 22, 2009

  • I think so cuz my 1st pregnancy was great
    but my 2nd! o lord it was HARD!
    He was under weight from 4 months till I 6 months pregnant
    and when I was 7 months I started to bleed "down there" had to got to the ER but it was "normal"
    effie777

    Answer by effie777 at 6:14 PM on Jul. 22, 2009

  • Had 4 pregnancies all were slightly different in wieght gain, but that was about the main difference. All were the same sex, so not sure if that plays a role in it.
    mom-2-4boys

    Answer by mom-2-4boys at 6:16 PM on Jul. 22, 2009

  • my first pregnancy was harder and i gained more weight too.
    kd2kds

    Answer by kd2kds at 6:18 PM on Jul. 22, 2009

  • I think that everyones experience is going to be different. My first and second pregnacy were easy, just normal pregancy problems but my third was a totally different story.
    Melbornj

    Answer by Melbornj at 6:27 PM on Jul. 22, 2009

  • my 2nd was easier. my 1st i had really high bp and that came with a lot of bad stuff. my 2nd i had none of that, just went 3 weeks past my due date! im in my 3rd now and its been easy so far except for everything gives me heartburn!
    tnm786

    Answer by tnm786 at 6:44 PM on Jul. 22, 2009

  • Not necessarily - all pregnancies are different .
    RutterMama

    Answer by RutterMama at 6:57 PM on Jul. 22, 2009

  • No, I wouldn't say so. I think it depends more on you and your body...also how soon after the last it is. My two kids were 21 months apart...both pregnancies were nice and smooth.
    BahamaMama516

    Answer by BahamaMama516 at 7:12 PM on Jul. 22, 2009

  • 1st pregnancy was sooo much harder, my 2nd was a breeze!
    Kristin2008

    Answer by Kristin2008 at 7:23 PM on Jul. 22, 2009

  • all three of mine were different. but the second was actually the most normal.
    hypermamaz

    Answer by hypermamaz at 7:42 PM on Jul. 22, 2009

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