Skip to content

Announcements

WELCOME PREGNANT MOMS-TO-BE!!

Relevant Posts: Whooping Cough Vaccine in Pregnancy

PLEASE NOTE: If you are not yet pregnant click here to check out one of our other pregnancy communities.
is this how i should feel
avatar
kimwestvirginia posted:
im eight weeks pregnant. i feel like i have the flu. im constantly nauseted!, headache, feel weak. is this normal? my ob/gyn doctor says welcome to the first trimester of pregnancy. But wow this is not the way i thought pregnancy would feel.
Reply
 
avatar
tlkittycat1968 responded:
Normal. Some women experience extreme symptoms while others experience very few. Nausea is normal; I had it pretty much 24/7 for the first 12 weeks of my second pregnancy.
 
avatar
kimwestvirginia replied to tlkittycat1968's response:
thankyou for responding!
 
avatar
Elizabeth_WebMD_Staff replied to kimwestvirginia's response:
Hi Kim -

Are you feeling any better? We sure hope so!

These resources may help if you are still feeling yucky -

Managing Morning Sickness - Video
Morning Sickness

Elizabeth
Elizabeth
~To be a child is to know the joy of living, To have a child is to know the gift of life.~ Author Unknown


Featuring Experts

Sarah McMoyler, RN, BSN and mother, is the founder of McMoyler Method. As a specialist in labor and delivery nursing for more than 20 years, McMoyler ...More

Helpful Tips

Health Check During Pregnancy: What You Should Know
Pregnancy is a natural process. However, there is a certain amount of care and attention that needs to be provided to a pregnant woman. A ... More
Was this Helpful?
1 of 1 found this helpful