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Ok mommas....24 weeks and uncomfortable

24 weeks and just uncomfortable not cramping or bleeding nothing like that just my stomach is real tight and not feeling well...any advice?

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Brit0001

Asked by Brit0001 at 10:57 PM on Jun. 7, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • Make sure you are drinking a lot of water, lay on your left side, try to relax as much as possible. Lol. I know how that sounds.
    xchamberlinx

    Answer by xchamberlinx at 11:00 PM on Jun. 7, 2011

  • Take it easy. It could be a tear in your abdominal muscles, or just your innards stretching out.
    itsmommalori

    Answer by itsmommalori at 11:02 PM on Jun. 7, 2011

  • in 10 weeks you'll be looking back on 24 weeks with a longing sadness... you have a long way to go before you deliver... sorry:(

    If baby is sitting low you could try putting your knees on the couch, hands on the ground (so butt is elevated in the air) and hold the position while tilting your pelvis gently towards the ground to try to lift baby off of your pelvis. This offers a little relief for a night or so... I had to do this a lot thru my second pregnancy.

    also, try taking a bath, going for a walk in an airconditioned place, or just lying on the floor stretching out your arms to your side and rocking your bent legs back and forth (to try to stretch your lower back). good luck!!
    bloomsr

    Answer by bloomsr at 11:02 PM on Jun. 7, 2011

  • Unfortunately, that's just part of pregnancy. You're going to be uncomfortable until that kid's 18.
    Razzle_Dazzle1

    Answer by Razzle_Dazzle1 at 11:02 PM on Jun. 7, 2011

  • sorry- I didn't read about the stomach cramping... they could be braxton hicks contractions or ligament stretching. drink water and take it easy:)
    bloomsr

    Answer by bloomsr at 11:03 PM on Jun. 7, 2011

  • thanks! i know i look at when i first found out and i was like o thats no big deal lol but my stomach is getting bigger and stretching more now and its just uncomfortable
    Brit0001

    Comment by Brit0001 (original poster) at 11:05 PM on Jun. 7, 2011

  • The tightness in your tummy is braxton hicks more than likely. And im sorry to say your just going to be getting more and more uncomfortable SORRY
    campbellb3421

    Answer by campbellb3421 at 11:35 PM on Jun. 7, 2011

  • thanks...but it will all be worth it what i gottta think about :)
    Brit0001

    Comment by Brit0001 (original poster) at 11:55 PM on Jun. 7, 2011

  • Not too much you can do it is all part of pregnancy. Just hang in there and it will go by faster than you think.
    Melbornj

    Answer by Melbornj at 7:38 AM on Jun. 8, 2011

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