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Rebecca_Houghton started new topic SPD?

Hi all, so after a long trip to the birthing suite this morning (I'm almost 33 weeks) I've been 'diagnosed' with Symphysis Pubis Dysfunction, which isn't fun at all. They've booked me in for physi...

Friday 02 March 11:51pm
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Rebecca_Houghton replied to topic When did your bub get 'into position'?

I'll have to give it a try, if he's still transverse in a few weeks! I definitely know how uncomfortable it is - the feeling of your ribs being pushed outward from the inside is horrible! But I su...

Tuesday 21 February 02:48am
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Rebecca_Houghton replied to topic Finally decided on a name!

Thankyou =] Agreed - both being happy with the choice was the difficult part, DP wanted all sorts of names after sports players that there was no WAY I was settling for haha.

Tuesday 21 February 02:46am
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Rebecca_Houghton started new topic Finally decided on a name!

We've decided to call our little man Cohen John! John's DP's middle name so THAT was easy. It makes it so much more exciting when you've decided, I think!

Tuesday 21 February 01:52am
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Rebecca_Houghton replied to topic if your interested

Congratulations! And lucky you, you get to be bigger when it's not so hot! I've already decided our next bub is a winter pregnancy, not summer!!

Tuesday 21 February 01:44am
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Rebecca_Houghton started new topic When did your bub get 'into position'?

Hi all, I'm not worried about this at all - just curious! When did your baby get 'into position' ready for birth? My bub is slowly turning around, just had our 32 week scan and he's lying straight...

Tuesday 21 February 01:43am
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Rebecca_Houghton replied to topic Positive Dads

Just want to say how fantastic my DP has been through our pregnancy - I get daily foot rubs now (31 weeks) after a long day at the office, but he's the one working 14 hour days. Not to mention he'...

Tuesday 21 February 01:16am
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Rebecca_Houghton started new topic Headache after Glucose Test.

I woke up with the worst headache after sleeping through the night with a slight one, after my GTT yesterday at 5pm. I was exhausted from it last night and woke up feeling worse, headache still pum...

Wednesday 01 February 08:21pm
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Rebecca_Houghton replied to topic Light spotting at @ 5 1/2 weeks pregnant

I had the same sort of bleeding approximately every four weeks or so. At first I was petrified, and did all the scans etc, but when it continued to happen the doctor assured me that it was most lik...

Wednesday 01 February 01:54am
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Rebecca_Houghton started new topic Baby and ribcage...

Hi ladies, so usually if I gently poke and prod my bub (26 weeks) he'll move around and find another spot a little more comfortable for me to have him resting in, though he seems to have taken a l...

Wednesday 18 January 11:31pm
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Rebecca_Houghton replied to topic ULTRASOUND BULK BILLED

I rang my clinic before I had any of my ultrasounds done to confirm the pricing. They're also affiliated with the hospital as well, but I only go on refferal from my GP. They charged for the initi...

Wednesday 05 October 09:34pm
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Rebecca_Houghton replied to topic When did you start to show?

I'm already showing - at 10 weeks. Mostly fluid and bloating I think though, so it does look like I've just had a bit much too eat - but we have very fitted high waisted skirts as well, so that doe...

Friday 30 September 07:20pm
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Rebecca_Houghton replied to topic Hayfever treatment during pregnancy

hey - i got really bad hayfever for the first 4 months..... it was horrible! polaromine made me that drowsy, as i was already feeling awful from morning sickness and really didnt take the symptoms...

Friday 30 September 07:14pm
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Rebecca_Houghton replied to topic First time mother stresses...

Thanks everyone! I feel a lot more at ease now. 11 1/2 week scan on Monday - Can't wait! It makes me feel a lot more at ease knowing that I'll have contact with a midwife from so early on too. T...

Friday 30 September 07:13pm
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Rebecca_Houghton replied to topic First time mother stresses...

all of these sorts of Q can be answered by your MW when you start going for antinatal apps and by the sounds of it when you get a bit further along you would benifit greatly from an antinatal cla...

Thursday 29 September 11:46pm
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Rebecca_Houghton started new topic First time mother stresses...

Hi all, So i'm guessing this goes through every first time mother's head when they're expecting. But this is mine and partner's first child, and its all of a sudden hit me today (probably because ...

Thursday 29 September 11:17pm
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Rebecca_Houghton replied to topic Hayfever treatment during pregnancy

Thanks everyone! Have booked an appointment with my GP for tomorrow morning, get these itchy eyes sorted out. My best friend is also a pharmacy assistant, and the only thing she was sure of was ...

Wednesday 28 September 02:34am
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Rebecca_Houghton replied to topic Hayfever treatment during pregnancy

My GP told me to take "Polaramine". I was told to take this to relieve the congestions I had from a cold but it is an antihistamine meant for hayfever and allergies. The pharmacist said it was saf...

Tuesday 27 September 09:08pm
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Rebecca_Houghton started new topic Hayfever treatment during pregnancy

Hi all, has anyone else got bad hayfever and has been advised what they can and can't take by their GP? I know some medicines aren't safe to take, and I know clarantyne and the more recent hayfeve...

Tuesday 27 September 08:17pm
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Rebecca_Houghton replied to topic Food Aversions??

This is how i found out i was pregnant too! With DD i couldnt stand the taste of cucumber, i kept thinking it was off - DH thought i was nuts I went to eat it about 4 weeks in with this one and e...

Thursday 22 September 11:07pm
Rebecca_Houghton
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