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Is it normal to have leaky brests at 16 weeks?

My breasts have been leaking but I didnt think I was far enough along for that! Is it normal?

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Asked by ShannaBee at 4:51 PM on Aug. 15, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • All amounts of leakage are normal, and none of it has anything to do with your pregnancy or breastfeeding after birth. Some women start leaking as early as the second trimester, some don't leak at all, ever, even after their milk comes in; those and everything in between are completely normal. :)

    Answer by DragonRiderMD at 4:53 PM on Aug. 15, 2010

  • i did and the dr said it was ok and it was normal so good luck

    Answer by shannonsmom555 at 4:54 PM on Aug. 15, 2010

  • Some women leak this early, some earlier, some later, and some not at all. I never once leaked during pregnancy, and successfully nursed two kids.

    Answer by Krysta622 at 5:14 PM on Aug. 15, 2010

  • Very normal... especially if you have had children before.. here is a site so you can check it out

    Answer by BobbieJo286 at 5:50 PM on Aug. 15, 2010

  • That's normal. Especially of this isn't your first.

    Answer by reigndrops12689 at 6:13 PM on Aug. 15, 2010

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