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i went to the doctor and im having bracks and hicks

this is my second child and i didnt have this with my first do i need to be worried? should i not have sex or do too much or what?

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Asked by twimommy at 5:01 PM on Jul. 21, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • depends how far along you are i guess. i started getting them with my first baby about 5 months. this time was about 4 months.

    Answer by jennifer588 at 5:02 PM on Jul. 21, 2010

  • Just think of it as your body practicing. You can still do everything

    Answer by MsHouseWife at 5:06 PM on Jul. 21, 2010

  • Why didn't you ask your doctor and why did you post this question 3 times? If your doctor didn't say you couldn't have sex then I would assume you would be ok.

    Answer by worriedmommy600 at 5:06 PM on Jul. 21, 2010

  • he didnt tell me anything really thats why im asking

    Comment by twimommy (original poster) at 5:08 PM on Jul. 21, 2010

  • I have had braxton hicks since week 16 just make sure you stay hydrated that helps alot

    Answer by randilinn at 6:10 PM on Jul. 21, 2010

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