Is there a point in pregnancy when it's too late to start prenatal care?

if you just found out that your 5 months pregnant is to late to start prenatal care

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Asked by Anonymous at 7:26 PM on Jan. 27, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • no go to the doctors every bit helps
    babyspots17

    Answer by babyspots17 at 7:32 PM on Jan. 27, 2009

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  • nope, its never to late to start. Good Luck
    vickwu

    Answer by vickwu at 7:34 PM on Jan. 27, 2009

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  • Its never too late.
    mom23boys679

    Answer by mom23boys679 at 8:05 PM on Jan. 27, 2009

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  • It is never too late to go... Personally, next time I find out I am pregnant, I won't go to the doctor/midwife for prenatal care at all.
    reflect1light

    Answer by reflect1light at 8:20 PM on Jan. 27, 2009

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  • You should always get prenatal care...why I am not sure...I mean there are some things that you only find out if you have prenatal care but overall it really doesn't impact that much...problem is that you don't know whether you need it unless you are getting it. But it is never too late to get care. That would be like saying it's too late to quit smoking or drinking...About the only thing it is too late for is it's too late to start using birth control...lol.
    Lovemybabies885

    Answer by Lovemybabies885 at 8:26 PM on Jan. 27, 2009

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  • As soon as you can, be sure to provide the healthiest environment for your developing baby. If you can't be completely sure you're covering everything, seek professional care.
    Better late than never!
    :-)
    doulala

    Answer by doulala at 8:42 PM on Jan. 27, 2009

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  • No..in fact I was not able to see the Dr. with my first one until 5 months. Just take really good care of yourself..eat your 5 food groups, lots of water, and get on some kind of prenatal vitamin because your baby really needs the folic acid and extra iron...Get lots of rest...
    I think its pretty important to get in there though as soon as possible just to make sureyou are getting everything you need and you both are health. Get the book.."What to Expect When youre Expecting" Great guide book...It gives you stage by stage info.
    Momforhealth

    Answer by Momforhealth at 12:42 AM on Jan. 28, 2009

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