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Old 09-05-2003, 02:08 PM   #1
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I was wondering when everyone started showing. I am 12 weeks and am starting to show a little bit. In a couple of weeks I am afraid normal clothes will be a thing of the past. Anyways just wondering. With my 1st baby I think I was wearing regular clothes until 4 months.
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Old 09-05-2003, 02:24 PM   #2
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People never really said anything about me being pregnant till about 24 weeks. I noticed that I had to wear maternity or stretchy pants at about 14 weeks.

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Old 09-05-2003, 02:41 PM   #3
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I'm only 8 weeks with my 4th pregnancy (I have 2 boys and I had a miscarriage last year) and I already look pregnant. I've heard with your 2nd, 3rd, etc pregnancies that you show earlier because your uterine muscles are already stretched out.

 
Old 09-05-2003, 03:03 PM   #4
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I am now 17 weeks and I have not been in normal clothes for about 4 weeks now. I have a pretty defined preggo belly already, but this is number 2 so I guess that is why. I went to maternity clothes as soon as I was uncomfortable because what is the point. No use in being uncomfortable and bigger clothes are inevitable.

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Old 09-09-2003, 07:35 PM   #5
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I didn't show until about 26 weeks either (with my first child). The doctor said it was because i had extremely strong ab muscles and i went wide instead of out.

Aren't i glad for those muscles though, i had my baby girl out in only 5 minutes of pushing during my labour. So if you can, keep your stomach toned throughout the pregnancy... It helps!!!

 
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