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1st pregnancy and scared.

I just found out I'm 3 weeks pregnant. The hospital confirmed it. I have been feeling light cramps in my abdoman they feel almost like gas pains. Is this normal? I've also been getting discharge. Its white. Is this normal as well?

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Asked by alisa175 at 8:35 PM on Jun. 22, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • Make an appointment with your OB hun. So far sounds pretty normal. Get yourself some pregnancy books :) Congrats!!

    Answer by sugamama3 at 8:37 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • I had that as well.. I would say yes.. the discharge...not sure I know mine was a clearish color.

    Answer by Emmajosmommy at 8:38 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • If it feels like gas pain it probably is gas pain. I was worried at the beginning of this pregnancy because I was having gas like pains that I did not have with my daughter. I took some gas reliever and poof....pain gone, turns out this baby just makes me very gassy. Yes you will have more discharge than before pregnancy, gross, but true. I would invest in panty liners....that is what I did when I was pregnant the last time and I will do it this pregnancy too.

    Answer by AF4life at 8:38 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • Okay thank you! I'm just scared because its my first pregnancy. My husband and I tried for over a year and just found out. He is leaving for a year to go over seas and I want this baby to be healthy so he has a beautiful child to come home to!

    Comment by alisa175 (original poster) at 8:47 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • Congrats, and I am sorry he will be gone for a year, I hope you live close to family! It can be very hard, my husband was deployed for most of my last pregnancy. Good luck!!!

    Answer by AF4life at 8:52 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • Sounds normal more than likely u didnt implant that long ago..and implantation can cause pain for a few weeks by what i hear. I still have whitish discharge at 29weeks. Congrats on gettin prggers.....and for ur first..take loads of pics of that belly so he sees the growth!!!

    Answer by msmamakatie at 11:08 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

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