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Are you pregnant again after having preeclampsia once already in a previous pregnancy? Post your thoughts/concerns here - there are others who share your feelings. This is also the home of our Bedrest Buddies Support group.
mommyboo
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Re : Check in!!

Postby mommyboo » Fri Sep 14, 2007 01:32 am

Name: Boo

Gestation: almost 14 weeks

Brags (good things about the pregnancy so far): feeling the baby move already

Drags (things you wish could be a bit better): need more energy, problems with eyes

How are your BP's?: good so far

Any names picked out yet? not yet

chrismere
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Re : Check in!!

Postby chrismere » Thu Sep 13, 2007 07:08 pm

Name: Christine

Gestation: almost 31 weeks

Brags (good things about the pregnancy so far): only gained about 25 lbs so far compared with double that with my first pregnancy

Drags (things you wish could be a bit better):i have a horrible head cold and was just put on terbuteline for contractions until 35 weeks - not a fun drug but worth it to cook this kid a little longer

How are your BP's?:so far excellent - no higher than 120/70 and often much lower - only exception was the hospital visit for contractions - had a slight panic attack[:D]

Any names picked out yet? we are pretty sure it a boy - Jack

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Re : Check in!!

Postby msellers » Thu Sep 13, 2007 06:34 pm

Name: Maisha

Gestation: 29 weeks

Brags (good things about the pregnancy so far): most days are good, not really tired not sick at all.

Drags (things you wish could be a bit better): Anxiety about developing PE, braxton hicks contractions

How are your BP's?: Great 115/60 most of the time no higher than 122/70

Any names picked out yet? Gabriel Charlie Sellers, or Gabriel Davis Sellers

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Re : Check in!!

Postby imcilley » Wed Sep 12, 2007 05:03 pm

Name: Louise

Gestation: 13w2d

Brags (good things about the pregnancy so far): Knowing my 9mo DD will have a sibling soon. Feeling no more m/s!

Drags (things you wish could be a bit better): My health. DH to have a job.

How are your BP's?: Up and down.

Any names picked out yet? Girl: Kaitlynn Elizabeth Boy: Brett Matthew.

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Re : Check in!!

Postby hessburgs » Wed Sep 12, 2007 03:04 pm

Name: Eva

Gestation: Almost 11 weeks

Brags: Being pregnant

Drags: Where do I begin? Severe morning sickness, fatigue, UTI, During my last pregnancy the 1st & 2nd tri were a breeze and then the pre-e hit, this time I'm hoping it's the opposite and all the hard stuff is out of the way in the beginning!

BPs: good so far 100-120/60-80

Names: Still not sure - we're compiling a list

jec2b
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Re : Check in!!

Postby jec2b » Wed Sep 12, 2007 02:20 pm

Name: Jamie

Gestation: 10 weeks

Brags (good things about the pregnancy so far): Not too sick

Drags (things you wish could be a bit better): Wish I had some energy!

How are your BP's?: 110's/70's

Any names picked out yet? Waiting to find out sex

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Re : Check in!!

Postby mkvh » Wed Sep 12, 2007 12:21 am

Name: Mackenzie

Gestation: 24 weeks 3 days

Brags: I'm STILL almost 5lbs lighter than when I GOT pg with DD#1!

Drags: Chasing a toddler (14m) while pg. Yawn!

How are your BP's: Out of the 2nd tri dip as of my 24w appointment. I had been running 110/60 and was 124/68 this time. Nothing to complain about still...but I didn't have issues till 34w or so last time.

Names: Georgia

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Re : Check in!!

Postby celticepona » Wed Sep 12, 2007 10:48 am

quote:Originally posted by mom29


gestation: 9+ weeks

brags: none really, I'm just happy to be pregnant. The older children are thrilled.

drags: migraines during pregnancy, but I havent' had any the last few days so maybe they are going away.

how are your bps: 110-120's/72-88


I have the migraines too. I feel your pain. [xx(]

mom29
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Re : Check in!!

Postby mom29 » Wed Sep 12, 2007 10:43 am


gestation: 9+ weeks

brags: none really, I'm just happy to be pregnant. The older children are thrilled.

drags: migraines during pregnancy, but I havent' had any the last few days so maybe they are going away.

how are your bps: 110-120's/72-88

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Re : Check in!!

Postby trish » Tue Sep 11, 2007 10:07 pm

>>(I torture my hubby with that one: Imagine 17 and 13 year old girls living with you!

My poor DH will have girls 17, 15 1/2 & 13!!!


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