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I am only 10 weeks today and i look as if i am 25 weeks, is this all fat that just showed up or am i having big babies?

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momtobe522

Asked by momtobe522 at 10:01 PM on Jul. 1, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • Sounds like the bloated stage. I hated that!!! Awkwardness of not really looking pregnant...
    MomNbabyGirl009

    Answer by MomNbabyGirl009 at 10:04 PM on Jul. 1, 2011

  • Ohhhh man.....I feel ya...I'm 10 weeks too and bloated...I wonder if its ok to take water retention pills during pregnancy....
    soldierluvr0407

    Answer by soldierluvr0407 at 10:13 PM on Jul. 1, 2011

  • I got really big really fast with all my babies and was diagnosed Gestationally Diabetic with my last one, although my suspicion is that I had it with all of them (wasn't tested). My doctor just told me I had a lot of fluid. But it could be GD, so be very careful what you eat, especially watch those evil carbohydrates. Eat lots of fresh veges, some fruit, meat, etc, but if you crave bread, go with wholemeal wholegrain and eat it in moderation. Avoid sugar. And maybe ask your doctor if you should be tested for GD.

    Congratulations on the pregnancy and good luck!
    judimary

    Answer by judimary at 10:13 PM on Jul. 1, 2011

  • you said babies, you having twins? I was huge fast and early with mine
    shivasgirl

    Answer by shivasgirl at 10:16 PM on Jul. 1, 2011

  • I already look ginormous with this baby, with my son it took forever for me to look pregnant! lol...now I look like you should see my kiddo move around already! lol (I'm almost 15 weeks!)
    MommyYeoman

    Answer by MommyYeoman at 10:20 PM on Jul. 1, 2011

  • I had gestational diabetes too and showed early. they didn't detect it until my third trimester. I ate a diet consisting of proteins, veggies, and very little starches (ei: breads, pastas). I also substituted regular sugar with Splenda.

    Like judimary said, this could be your situation too. follow up with your OB. best wishes!
    mmsfirstone

    Answer by mmsfirstone at 10:21 PM on Jul. 1, 2011

  • lol, maybe twins!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:46 PM on Jul. 1, 2011

  • Post a picture!
    Have you been to the doctor yet? God bless you!
    babyhuey2

    Answer by babyhuey2 at 11:22 PM on Jul. 1, 2011

  • Its totally bloating. Or twins lol...just kidding.
    WMyLil_Star13

    Answer by WMyLil_Star13 at 11:52 PM on Jul. 1, 2011

  • it could be twins!!!
    babbykrissy

    Answer by babbykrissy at 12:09 AM on Jul. 2, 2011

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