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Board: Pregnancy 10-07-2006, 08:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,633
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: Everyone's telling me I'm big. :(

First: people are stupid...
Second: Better a healthy baby than a HOllywood body.
Love yourself and remember that people are stupid and curious and they dont think before tehy open their mouths......
Board: Thyroid Disorders 10-02-2006, 08:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 594
Posted By adderall_angel
Question Need Some Quick Info

What are the ranges for normal TSH, T4 and T3? I just had my 2nd child, had partial thyroidectomy 10 yrs ago (no problems with function til 1st baby was born levels corrected when I got pregnant with...
Board: Thyroid Disorders 10-02-2006, 08:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 625
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: Need Advice

Hyper at 22. DOn't give up, but don't freak until you get your levels tested throughly.
Board: Thyroid Disorders 09-26-2006, 11:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 569
Posted By adderall_angel
Hair? What hair??

Sympathizing with the rpiior post, but my problem is focused on hair loss. My poor vaccuum has to be "detangled' after every use! To avoid breakage, I use a wide tooth comb in the shower to gently...
Board: Pregnancy 09-26-2006, 11:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,948
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: Sore bottom

Oooh, I am so sorry! :eek: First things first sister...(ask doctor first) Be certain to drink LOTS AND LOTS OF WATER!!!! and in the States, there is a diaper cream called Bordeaux's Butt Creme. It is...
Board: Pregnancy 09-26-2006, 11:19 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 422
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: should I be concerned or not?

AS always, keep in touch with your doctor or midwife with any concerns... However, it sounds like your 'round ligaments' are starting to stretch. It can feel like your period cramps. Not painful...
Board: Pregnancy 09-02-2006, 03:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,371
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: 39 WEEKS & Kinda GROSS question

Dear Hear4support

What you are describing is exactly what I saw and worried aobut with my daughter (6/24/06). The midwife told me that I was fine (water wise) as long as I wasn't leaking enough to...
Board: Pregnancy 06-18-2006, 07:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 522
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: Sex and Bleeding...HELP!

Happened to me at 22 weeks. Totally freaked, went to doc next day, had ultrasound and talked OPENLY with nurse. Apparently they fail to mention that this bleeding is common when the woman is on top....
Board: Pregnancy 06-18-2006, 10:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 706
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: Sympathetic to J Baby- leaking something too.

Ok. See, I think so too. But the midwife says basically "its nothing". This would be an ER visit versus basic check from midwife's office (our midwives are part of teh OBGYN/hospital, not...
Board: Pregnancy 06-17-2006, 06:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 706
Posted By adderall_angel
Sympathetic to J Baby- leaking something too.

Ok, we all know that 'stuff' leaks out of that area A LOT! So when i see the snotty yellowish substance in my pad, no real worries. But this morning (after all night of period cramps and irregular...
Board: Pregnancy 06-11-2006, 02:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 429
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: Is this possible?

Here's what history has proven. If you have sex, you can get pregnant. Generalized calculating always leaves room for 'exceptions". :)
Board: Pregnancy 06-11-2006, 02:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 38,631
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: DId any of you bleed after sex early in pregnancy?

No real advice except keep taking preg test within a week. I bled with DS aroun 22 wks. Nothing before though. Everyone is different though. No period, sore breast, sound possible that you may be...
Board: Pregnancy 06-10-2006, 09:21 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 384
Posted By adderall_angel
Alright...going to store

Heading to groc now to pack fridge and get my 'walking' in ... DD is 6/12, read thread on black conhash stuff, looking for that and hoping the moon will help out a bit.

Heard about primrose but...
Board: Pregnancy 06-10-2006, 09:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,405
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: What to pack for the hospital?

They tend to keep you 2 days after the delivery down here.

And one thing to bring is a shirt and pants that are cute enough to feel 'cute' in when visitors start popping in.

Handsanitizer for...
Board: Pregnancy 06-10-2006, 09:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 594
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: Question

I stopped having my period (just always been irregular) in Feb of 2004... Some how got pregnant in May. So I know what you mean when you say you don't know what date to start from. They may give you...
Board: Pregnancy 06-10-2006, 09:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 754
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: Has anyone taken lamaze classes?

As far as 'educating' I found it lacking... Honestly, my natural instincts and the midwife can tell me to breath and push... :) but DH said it didn't prepare him at all for the emotional and physical...
Board: Pregnancy 06-10-2006, 09:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 906
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: black cohash...

I will gladly help you bump it up cause I am on my way to store now!! When is your DD? Ya know some black cohash and the Sunday night full moon, we may both be in business.
DD: 6/12/06
Sitting at...
Board: Pregnancy 05-26-2006, 10:00 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,971
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: drink? or no..

Agreed: Why risk it and something go wrong...

Baby is developing at a high rate.

Something simple could happen: You could stumble and fall, and have guilt for the decision forever.

Drink...
Board: Pregnancy 05-26-2006, 09:57 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,615
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: 40 Weeks...Now what!!!

My friend had an awful first l&D experience due to induction (ended in C-section). This time she went to the midwives and they encouraged her when she said she wanted a VBAC. They also encouraged her...
Board: Pregnancy 05-26-2006, 09:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 558
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: Swelling???

Think back on how much you were on your feet the days prior, what you ate (really salty?) and how much water you are taking in. Of course ask dr or mw when you have your next appt or for sanity sake,...
Board: Pregnancy 05-26-2006, 09:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,740
Posted By adderall_angel
Talking Re: Almost 9 wks pg w/no symptoms--anyone else?

I concure! With my first child I had no real 'sypmtoms' for a while. No sickness, no aches and WAY too excite and nervous to recognize bing tired. Everyone worries. Don't let it control you. Do what...
Board: Pregnancy 05-15-2006, 07:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 628
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: Mucas Plug in the tub?

Well, to be honest - when I was pregnant with my son i had heard about it ...so I actually started the habit of looking each time I used the bathroom. Finally one night when I was barely paying...
Board: Pregnancy 05-15-2006, 03:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 803
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: What do contractions feel like?

You are going to laugh your booty off, but I don't remember (did I mention DS is 16 months old??) Anyway, I do remember this, I thought the errr um, "exit" area was going to be the first pain or...
Board: Pregnancy 05-15-2006, 03:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 803
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: What do contractions feel like?

PS. Never noticed the tight stomach... But the cramps part was the first warning sign. Mine progressed so quickly I was contracting every 3-4 minutes when i tried to time them. When the pain set in,...
Board: Pregnancy 05-15-2006, 03:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 803
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: What do contractions feel like?

With my son it was like period cramps that stopped and started in a pattern. Then they got stronger (within 15 minute in my case) and spread to my back. There was no doubt. You wont miss true labor....
Board: Pregnancy 05-15-2006, 11:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 628
Posted By adderall_angel
Mucas Plug in the tub?

Ok, took a warm bath per midwife to sooth aching joints Friday nite. I am pretty sure I lost my mucas plug (sparing you the details). I remember losing the plug with DS (15 mos) and it was within a...
Board: Women's Health 03-15-2006, 11:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 656
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: Please help. So confused.

Ok. Don't panic or get excited. The fact is I have never taken the pill at the same time every day ( :p ADHD!!) But if you miss you pill it can cause your cycle to go haywire. Most likely that is...
Board: Pregnancy 03-06-2006, 01:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,247
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: early ultrasound question

Totally understand! First preg they (OBGYN) told me I had IBS. LOL. I was irritable alright! This time my sypmotms started before the first missed period. Guess our bodies are much more sensitive to...
Board: Pregnancy 03-06-2006, 01:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 840
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: DH is afraid to have sex...

Hey, don't sweat it! I think we all sympathize! For laughs: my maternity pants from last winter are shrinking!!! AHHHHHHHHHHHHH :eek:
Board: Pregnancy 03-06-2006, 11:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 840
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: DH is afraid to have sex...

Oh honey! I totally understand! We had our DS after 2 years of marriage! Being self-concious and nervous is normal for both parties! Your body through your hormonal eyes is awkard and cherubish, but...
Board: Pregnancy 03-06-2006, 11:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,247
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: early ultrasound question

i can only tell you this, i had mine done for similar reasons at 7 weeks and they could tell then that it was/wasn't ectopic. Relax. worrying won't do you or your baby any good right now. i hope your...
Board: Incontinence 02-21-2006, 02:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,846
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: Leaking...incontinence or not???

Call midwife or doctor and ask if it is ok, and what causes it. I am curious too. Some times the urine + discharge might look pinkish...
Board: Incontinence 02-21-2006, 11:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,846
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: Leaking...incontinence or not???

The doctor's advice was that if you fill 2-3 in an hour or more, then worry. :wave:
Board: Pregnancy 02-19-2006, 08:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,716
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: What do you wear home from the hospital??

:) Well, one thing to consider is overalls! I know it sounds hokey but they are cute and comfy and JUST INCASE a C-section is needed, they are tender on that area too. Plus, they are forgiving of...
Board: Pregnancy 02-19-2006, 08:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 739
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: does anyone get this

The cramping feeling around the hipbones in front I had with my first and second preg. The midwives say (around week 20) that it is from the round ligaments stretching... but farther on I realized...
Board: Pregnancy 01-15-2006, 07:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 702
Posted By adderall_angel
Wink Re: leaking nipples?

Yup! I nursed my DS for 9 mos and got pregnant when he was 7 mos old. I am currently 18 wks and they have leaked a few times. Oh well, what can ya do! Least those puppies are working! LOL! :p
Board: Pregnancy 01-15-2006, 07:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 829
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: Yeast Infections

You have my sympathy, Michelle! I went in the other day for cramping (16 weeks) and found out I was falling apart! :eek: Well, not literally. But it felt like it, dehydrated, yeast infection, BV...
Board: Pregnancy 01-15-2006, 07:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,815
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: SIL's water broke, but no labor

I certainly hope all goes well, I have a friend that had this problem a few weeks early on w/ her fist child and had it again with her 2nd preg past her date. Please let us know how it works out.
...
Board: Pregnancy 01-15-2006, 07:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 665
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: barely any symptoms

AMen sister! I am preg for the 2nd time in 2 years and when I found out, my mind knew but even through the m/s (still going at 18 weeks I might add) it hadn't really sunk in. I hear this from other...
Board: Pregnancy 01-15-2006, 07:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 779
Posted By adderall_angel
Wink Re: On Edge

Hon, I feel for ya. Best advice is sleep. If you can still get sleep. I am not sure how far along you are, but my hormones are usually expressed at work. So I guess that is one good thing cause those...
Board: Pregnancy 01-11-2006, 01:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 824
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: I don't know! what is this

So, my first thought is you waited too long to pee! It causes cramping and feels like someone standing on you when you try to walk or move. Ya must have been sleeping pretty good! :p
Board: Pregnancy 12-29-2005, 03:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 924
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: This is how I feel....

No clamps, just their hand. It can be uncomfortable, but not too bad and it is usually quick! :rolleyes:
Board: Pregnancy 12-28-2005, 02:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,335
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: Sleeping positions

If standing on my head would bring me a solid night sleep, I would tell all doctors to shove it...! :yawn: (hormones) but as it is, I did finally get used to the left side (less strain on your heart...
Board: Pregnancy 12-28-2005, 02:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,110
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: Sharp Pains in Abdomen?

Drink lots of water. Most likely your belly is talking to you about that little baby growinga nd taking up space down there! Water can hydrate the muscles and ligaments and help them to 'relax'....
Board: Pregnancy 12-28-2005, 02:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 475
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: Can anyone answer me this?

Well, hon, my last period before I got pregnant with my son, was Feb 2004. He was born Jan 2005. Which means, no period was present form March, April, or May. Since he was 6 weeks early, we prjected...
Board: Pregnancy 12-28-2005, 02:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 594
Posted By adderall_angel
Lightbulb Re: nose spray?

I am not sure if I can give you much on what affects it may have on your baby, but I can tell you that they make plain saline nose spray that works wonders! Call your doctor or midwife for more...
Board: Pregnancy 12-28-2005, 02:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 924
Posted By adderall_angel
Lightbulb Re: This is how I feel....

Are you hydrated? The leg cramps, back pain and such can be misleading but drink 2-3 8oz glasses of water and put your feet up. Let me know if that helps.

I went in last week for serious cramping...
Board: Pregnancy 03-29-2005, 08:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,211
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: What to pack

I agree about getting bags packed now. I started bugginh DH around 28 weeks...he laughed it off and didn't pack. So of course, I went into labor at 8:00. (he had just arrived at his work-40 minutes...
Board: Pregnancy 03-29-2005, 04:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,130
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: The 2am, 4am, 6am Trip to Pee! You too?

My pee trips started 5 weeks into my pregnancy. Never had an enduring bladder anyway. My opinion: It's God's way of weaning you off of 8 hours of sleep to prepare for the nite to come! But the peeing...
Board: Pregnancy 03-29-2005, 04:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,211
Posted By adderall_angel
Re: What to pack

Comfy drawsting PJ bottoms and a button up PJ top would do. I didn't buy anything new. just what I was comfy in...:)
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