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2nd baby

Do you show quicker if you already had a baby? All my friends showed WAY earlier and they said its because they already had babies.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 11:55 PM on Nov. 23, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • um ive heard that, i did with my second, but im 22 weeks with my third and didnt start showing until a few weeks ago and am still in all my own clothes where i was in maternity really early with my other two. it depends on the person.
    momslikeme366

    Answer by momslikeme366 at 11:59 PM on Nov. 23, 2010

  • I dunno... I'm on my 2nd pregnancy too..... only 5 wks..... haven't gained anything yet, but with my first I swore I gained like 5lbs the day of conception! lol
    marchma2b

    Answer by marchma2b at 12:01 AM on Nov. 24, 2010

  • Typically yes because the uterus can move into place more quickly since it's already been stretched out before.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:02 AM on Nov. 24, 2010

  • I dont think so. You will show differently if its a boy or a girl. I knew I was having boys because all my pregnancies were the same. When I did have a girl it was totally different.
    nottynurse

    Answer by nottynurse at 12:07 AM on Nov. 24, 2010

  • In most cases yes, but for me no.
    twinmama2five

    Answer by twinmama2five at 12:07 AM on Nov. 24, 2010

  • I would say after a few. I was five months along with my first two pregnancies before people would ask if I was pregnant.
    MyGiftsFromGod

    Answer by MyGiftsFromGod at 12:10 AM on Nov. 24, 2010

  • Some women, yes, some women, no. Like with everything else, every woman is different, and every pregnancy is different.
    musicpisces

    Answer by musicpisces at 12:12 AM on Nov. 24, 2010

  • just depends on the person
    alaina_20

    Answer by alaina_20 at 5:41 PM on Nov. 24, 2010

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