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is it normal to be tired in your third trimester?

sharp back pain, swelling ankles, and pain along the thighs, hard to see feet over baby bump, tired going up three of four stairs

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Pregnant020

Asked by Pregnant020 at 2:38 PM on Oct. 28, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • yes darlin, hang in there, youre almost done...(hugs)
    Bearsjen

    Answer by Bearsjen at 2:39 PM on Oct. 28, 2009

  • the only thing i dont share with you is the sharp back pain, make sure that's not a labor symptom.

    i'm over 38 weeks now and SWOLLEN and EXHAUSTED

    getting out of bed is so hard :(
    staciandababy

    Answer by staciandababy at 2:39 PM on Oct. 28, 2009

  • Yes for the first couple of months I was sooooo tired I could hardly drive, now at around 32 weeks I feel like that again! I'm getting miserable to and having pains no swelling yet but lots of other stuff!
    MommaRox4683

    Answer by MommaRox4683 at 2:44 PM on Oct. 28, 2009

  • yep, i'm right there with you!
    I'm almost 35 weeks, and can't wait to have my energy back!!
    AliciaO

    Answer by AliciaO at 2:45 PM on Oct. 28, 2009

  • Yes, yes, yes!
    Southernroots

    Answer by Southernroots at 2:51 PM on Oct. 28, 2009

  • I have been there and you are saving energy and what not before you have that baby. I did have back swollen feet and ankles and what not. If it bothers you try to ask the love of your life to rub your lower back and maybe your feet because when he does it will feel like heaven. the pain in your back can be normal from what I have experienced and I had back labor which is worse from what I have heard. I hope it goes well for you.
    Myths3935

    Answer by Myths3935 at 4:13 PM on Oct. 28, 2009

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