Ever had a neg pregnancy test during your missed period and really been pregnant?

Jessie - posted on 03/31/2011 ( 417 moms have responded )

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I FEEL pregnant. I am 4 days late and have had two negative home pregnancy tests. I have been feeling tired and queesy for over a week. At first I thought perhaps the mono I had in november creeping back up on me. Then I realized my period was late, I took a test it was negative.The next day I started having cramps so I thought ok it's on its way. Today I still have some cramps and am still queesy off and on. Took another test, negative. We have a 20 month old son, but I didn't not take a test with him until about 5.5 weeks along. With him I was also tired and crampy, bloated for over a week past my expected period I just kept thinking it was on its way because of the cramps, so I delayed taking a test.
Do you think it's possible that I am and it just didn't show up yet? A friend of mine said this happened to her so I am a little concerned

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Ronel - posted on 10/22/2012

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Hi, just thought I would updat you all, I am defo not preggers. I started AF yesterday :,( Ohhhh and the pain! looks like a cycle change.

Alisha - posted on 10/21/2012

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I agree, sometimes those blood tests suck. When i was pregnant with my second son, I had 4 positive HPTs and the doc did a blood test and it was negative... Re took it a week later and it was positive. The HPT was more accurate this time.

Ronel - posted on 10/18/2012

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Thanks Chrissy :), I will wait it out and see (SOOO DIFFICULT) , I am so moody(want to cry but cant, irritated and sensitive) and crampy as though I am going to get AF but nothing happens, yesterday I was sick to my stomache couldnt eat supper. I have been looking at possible causes for the late/missed AF and none of them really apply to me exept stress, I never missed an AF before. I Will keep you updated and let you know. Since I am having cramps and other symptoms like, clear discharge, dizzyness, slight headaches, I will have to see the GYN in a week or so if my AF does not start, just to make sure I am ok, otherwise. Will let you know what happened :)

User - posted on 10/17/2012

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Ronel I'm sorry to hear about the negative test. :( If you start feeling pregnant and you just know something is different, hold out hope! Like I mentioned my blood tests were negative too, the last one I took was back in may or june and it was negative but I'm about to pop anyway. Some people just arent lucky enough to get positive confirmation lol. I knew from the beginning that something was different and I followed my gut and here I am lol. I know its rare but it does happen more often than most people think. I started taking my prenatals and all that right away even though doctors thought I was nuts. Either way I hope youre able to figure it out soon, either by AF or a positive. :) Best of luck to you!

Panterawomen - posted on 10/17/2012

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well hi there am feeling all tried period crampas and feel something move i have done test come back negavtive but it move consent in my tummy and those cramps i feel are killing last month my perod stoped and now this month notthing i dont know wht to do am worried it could be something else so am waiting to go do ultasound and my tummy is getting hard and soleted

does any ne gone threw this before and my son is 13 years old and my tbes are tied lol

Ronel - posted on 10/17/2012

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Well, got the blood test results, NEGATIVE :( guess its just a little stress or something and that I just skipped aunt flow this month. a bit dissapointed but know it will happen when it should.

Ronel - posted on 10/16/2012

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Got a negative, but when I went back to check (after the elapse time) there was a clear positive line, it could be evaporation line. 9 days late today, going to the doc for a blood test today or tomorrow. Will keep you updated.

BabyCareBear01 - posted on 10/15/2012

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Why am i 14 weeks preggo but with negative blood and urine tests? My mom's didnt show until her 4th or 5th months with her children..

Ronel - posted on 10/14/2012

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8 Days late today! still nothing, still dizzy now and then with little bit of cramps, light headache but no other symptoms, except for the fact that I am tired, but I have a 16mnt old that still wakes up for a bottle during the night so dont think that one can count. Testing tomorrow morning!

Jessica - posted on 10/14/2012

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yup!!

knew i was pg before i missed my cycle, was prolly about 1- 1 1/2 weeks along. DH refused to believe me when i kept telling him i felt like i was pg and tested neg 2 mos in a row.

I was 13 weeks along before DH would believe due to test @ gyn/ob.

Shequetta - posted on 10/14/2012

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Well I guess the test was correct becauase my cycle started late last night. I just don't get it. It only took 2 months with my daughter. I have gotten my physical and looked over my files at the doctors office and he says everything is fine. We have been trying for 7 months now. I am about to say forget it cause the stress is annoying. My husband looks disappointed each month so I am wondering if something is wrong with his sperm or something. My OBGYN is making me a appointment to speak to a fertility specialists next week. He says it takes couples my age,30, up to a yr TTC. So what do you guys think?

Tanja - posted on 10/14/2012

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Ou I think you are, everybody think you are, it will show up, don't worry, it will show up on that kind a way, so you are gona jump an jump and jump...........

Shequetta - posted on 10/13/2012

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Well my period is usually like clock work, but not I am 3 days late. I took a HPT and the first line was kind of faint then I got a single solid line (negative test). I am wondering what that means. Am I or am I not? hmmm What do you think? I have also been taking geritol. I was told that it builds your blood and helps you to conceive.

Ronel - posted on 10/12/2012

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I know how you feel, I am 6 days late (never late more than a day), I am dizzy, I have an empty feeling on my stomach, cramps as though my period is about to start(started when I was about 2 days late). I am moody like never before! My poor DH. My toddler is acting up (I heard somewhere that they know something! Any way, I tested last night had a faint positive line, but dissapeared soon after it appeard (maybe 2 / 3 minutes after). It is a 30 seconds - 5 minute max test. So I think its a evaporation line. This morning tested Negative. VERY bloated, feels like my lower absomen is tight and looks like Im 4mnts preggers. Is it possible that the HCG is not high enough for the test to pick it up and that I could be pregnant! We werent really trying, but we werent realy NOT trying either. Would be great if I was! Any thoughts?

Emily - posted on 10/11/2012

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Yes I took a test with my last baby and I got a line and a half since that's not a normal test result and I wasn't sure if it was positive or negative I took another test which came out negative. The next day I took 3 more tests and all were positive.

User - posted on 10/09/2012

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hey everyone, I posted on here earlier this year about how all my (numerous) hpts and blood tests were negative but I still felt pregnant, no periods, all symptoms, etc. I saw several doctors who were terribly rude to me and acted like I was crazy and tried giving me psychological advice (wanted to hit that one) but I'm here to update really quick since more than a few people on this and another site thought I was crazy and attention starved. According to all the due date calculators I've used (which is a LOT) I'm due october 30, and god do I look it. I still feel butterflies, flips, stretches, rib and kidney shots, lol. I have a perfect, round, big bump that changes all sorts of funky shapes and I've started Braxton Hicks this month. Needless to say I gave up on doctors and tests and I'm playing the waiting game. I'll stop in again to update later on but I just want to say that what they say about everyone being different is true. there are so many mysteries in life and the human body and we really dont know a whole lot. I knew from the beginning that something was different and it pays off to trust your instincts. But I'll stop in at the end of the month again. Just thought I'd update and maybe give someone a little hope :) We cant all be crazy lol

Kellie - posted on 10/05/2012

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Yes this happened to me and I waited a week later and it showed up pos+. HcG levels can be different through different times of the day and those tests CAN be weak if your urine is too diluted. Take the test in the morning, then wait and see a few days later. Usually a POS+ test is accurate but a NEG test doesn't completely rule it out.

Jodie - posted on 10/04/2012

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hi, i am having very similiar problems. i want to note b/c of a previous asked question. with my first pregnancy i took a home pt and found out at 3 weeks i was pregnant. it came up positive right away so sometimes it can show up early on but don't always trust a negative result. trust your body and your insticts.

my son is now 3 years old and i had an iud placed about 4 months ago. i feel pregnant and i know i am pregnant i know my body, if im not then somethings seriously wrong. anyway i have taken 4 at home test and gotten negative results on all of them. but i have every symptom known to man and my belly looks like im 3-4 months pregnant its hard and i can feel something move.. kinda freaky. i have read of other women getting pregnant with mirena still in place and having false negatives due to the hormones in mirena. i go tomorrow to my obgyn and hopefully i will find out for sure. nothing less than an ultrasound with an empty uterus will convince me im not prego so wish me luck and will keep you all posted. i just wanted you all to know im going through the same thing and have heard too many stories of it happening to other women not to trust my own instincts. i wish you all the best of luck!

Jodie - posted on 10/04/2012

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hi, i am having very similiar problems. i want to note b/c of a previous asked question. with my first pregnancy i took a home pt and found out at 3 weeks i was pregnant. it came up positive right away so sometimes it can show up early on but don't always trust a negative result. trust your body and your insticts.

my son is now 3 years old and i had an iud placed about 4 months ago. i feel pregnant and i know i am pregnant i know my body, if im not then somethings seriously wrong. anyway i have taken 4 at home test and gotten negative results on all of them. but i have every symptom known to man and my belly looks like im 3-4 months pregnant its hard and i can feel something move.. kinda freaky. i have read of other women getting pregnant with mirena still in place and having false negatives due to the hormones in mirena. i go tomorrow to my obgyn and hopefully i will find out for sure. nothing less than an ultrasound with an empty uterus will convince me im not prego so wish me luck and will keep you all posted. i just wanted you all to know im going through the same thing and have heard too many stories of it happening to other women not to trust my own instincts. i wish you all the best of luck!

Rachel - posted on 10/01/2012

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Hi If you feal like you did when you were pregant before the you could be I am worried to I have been haveing signs for 3 months now and I have had 3 tests saying positve and 4 negative so I went to the doctors

And he did blood test which said negative so I fort well I ain't but 1 month lasted went in with bad pains in my side and said I can feal movement in my belly so he did blood test again and still negative so now he sending me for scan to see if I am as I got all the signs

Jennifer - posted on 09/25/2012

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It's definitely possible. It tests a hormone level that becomes detectable by the test when pregnant. I took a test and it told me positive at 3.5 weeks. My hormone just happened to be at the right level early on. If you happen to not have your levels go up right away, then it probably won't show yet. Its not uncommon, and its not always a faulty test. Peoples bodies just work differently.

User - posted on 09/22/2012

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Hi Jessie, I went through the exact same thing as you are. After my third child was via c-section , my partner and I had relations 4 week after she was born and we were both home. My partner knew I was pregnant before we had confirmation from our home pregnancy test. What through me off was I was still having my regular periods. I took test after test, to the point it was 1 test every fortnight, each result was coming up negative, and that's the same as the doctors tests. I was 4mths by the time any test I took could give me a positive result. In saying all of this though, every woman is different. Get a reliable confirmation through blood, I couldn't get one because my doctor said there was no point as the test came up negative. Push to get it done, the sooner you know, the more piece I of mind you will have.

Melissa - posted on 09/22/2012

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just becuse you ahve a negative test dose not mean you are not pergnet. you can not be far enough along to tell or you can be to far along that will also give you a negative test . this happend to both of my kids. I would go see the doctor and get a blood test done that would be the best results.

Keri - posted on 09/20/2012

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There is always a possibility that you could be pregnant. I know a few people that didn't get a positive home pregnancy test until they were almost 10 weeks along. If haven't started in the next few weeks go to your doctor for a blood test.

Jam - posted on 09/18/2012

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I just want to ask, cause I'm eagerly wanted to have a baby already, I have sex with my partner september 6, september 10 and 11. my last period started august 24, 2012. Would that be possible for me to get pregnant already? I don't have a problem on my cycle, cause I'm regular. I and my partner just decided to create a baby already. I'm on My 26 days now. can I already buy a pregnancy test for me to try if it is positive? I'm just really excited, actually this past few days I always feel sleepy. I don't know if it is an early sign already. Please Help :)

Mia - posted on 09/17/2012

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hi, im 18 years old im not very good at calculating my period dates bt i believe i am 8 days late. I had uprotected sex last month using the pull out method on the 5th or the 6th and i havent seen my period since then wich was anywhere between 41-43 days ago. The week before last while i was at school i was feeling a major amount of fatigue i had to leave school early 3days in a row and each day i slept for atleast 8hours and when i woke up i was still extremely exhausted. Last week i felt bloated and couldnt even fit into my fat jeans :( . when i was in the shower last week i ran the bar of soap over my boobs and they were really soar. they also feel that way when i poke them or slightly push them in. I have been having a cramp in my left side for the last few hours and its almost like a pulling feeling but its very similar to a period cramp but there is no bleeding or spotting . Also 2days ago while i was in the mall with my freind i sipped her soda and after a few minutes of walking i felt dizzy and the overwhelming urge to double over and vomit but nothing came up. So far i have taken 2 at home prregnancy tests but both came up negative. im really confused about what to do or whats going on with my body. I have one left but im not sure when i should take it ? any opinions or sugestions would really be appreciated .. thankyou for reading:)

Charlene - posted on 09/12/2012

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i had a blood test dne and it came up neg and i was pregnant i waited a month and i took an at home test and it showed that i was

Marie - posted on 09/11/2012

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yes it happend to me with my son n i was 8 weeks peregent went gp they did a blood test if u r worried go to ur gp n get a test if ur period is very late

Sarah - posted on 09/10/2012

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I got pregnant on Yaz. Sooo....yeah, don't think you're safe just because you're on the pill. No birth control method is 100% effective. I never skipped a pill and took it the same time every day and still have an almost 6 year old walking around now. :-)

Hanaa - posted on 09/06/2012

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so girls, i need some advice. i have been on the pill 3 months now, and am 9 days late, with 1 negative pregnancy test taken 2 days ago. let me also say that me and my bf still also use condoms, considering we already have had 3 darlings together and both want to ensure there are no more ( i'm 23 he's 34). but, our downfall is that untill the point gets... dangerous, we do without the condom until the very, very end. i have heard before that precum can get a girl pregnant but not sure if its a fact or not. plus, combined with the birth control... i'm doubting the likely hood of it. but still, 9 days late has me concerned!!! is it normal to still be so late 3 months into starting pills? any recomendations/ ideas?

Hilda - posted on 09/06/2012

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Yes, it happened to me. I was late and took a pregnancy test and it showed up negative. It was not until 6 days later that it showed.

Barbara - posted on 09/06/2012

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Hello everyone :)



I got back my period after my baby's birth on June 8th (13 months after giving birth); Then, it came again on July 8th sharp! And that was it....we are not trying, but I have baby fever! lol

I'm like 30 days late, had a lot of discharge around the day my period should have come, no bleeding at all, I've taken countless HPTs, all negative except for one that was positive for a minute, then it vanished....took one blood test, it was negative too.....could I still be pregnant? I have many symptoms, but I don't want to get my hopes up....please help? Has it happened to anyone else? I've read that some women don't get positive until they are around week 9-12! Could that be my case? How long should I wait until going to my doc?

Thank you!! :)

Katie - posted on 09/01/2012

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Hi I was wondering if anybody can help? I have missed my period by 5 days now, I had cramping 2 days before my period was due and a day after it was due, then all of a sudden the cramps have stopped, I don't THINK I have any pregnancy signs, I have taken 2 pregnancy tests, 1 on the second day of my missed period and one this morning and both negative, and I am never late on my periods! Please help :-( xxx

Sarah - posted on 08/31/2012

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For what its worth (for the women who may read this) I have had a negative test and actually been pregnant. 6 years ago I had terrible pain in my left side and went to the doctor. They did a urine test that said I wasn't pregnant but when they did blood work it came back positive for pregnancy. So yes, urine tests can be wrong.



I just had my second son in March of this year and I took a HPT 2 days before my period was due and had a very very light positive. I thought it was negative at first then the longer I stared the darker the second line became.



If you think you are pregnant then act like you are even if a HPT says negative. Take your prenatals and don't drink or smoke. Rest and take care of your body as if you were making a baby. Your body will let you know soon enough if you are pregnant or not.

Me - posted on 08/31/2012

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Hi People! just want to let you know that, from my old posts! being 11 days Late, having Brown discharge for 4 3days when my period was due! , having pains asid my period is going to start! but just wasnt no sign of period! ... i had a VERY Faint Possitive, BEFORE!!! My period was due! so i waited round 10days for my period tostart! and tested again! 11 days late! & TWO LINES! I Then tested agen to make sure! Yeah 2 lines! so i had a sample from my doctors they couldnt spek to me over the phone! so Because of the tests i knew i was PREGNANT! Iwent today! and confirmed i am! dont know hw far yet! but i should imagine, maybe 1-2months! :? but i am offically A MUMMY TO BE! Thanks.

Erica - posted on 08/31/2012

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Ok i want to know what u guys think! I had the mirena iud for 5 yrs. I had it removed in april of this year(2012). I had my first actual period may 26 & it lasted 5 days. In june my period came on the 28th & lasted 6 days. In july my period came on the 25th & lasted 8 days. Now i hvnt ha a period for August. I took two pregnacy test a week apart and both were negative! It sucks cause we want a baby and been trying since my iud was removed. Im worried i wont get pregnant again. What do u guys think could be wrong. Help!

Ebony - posted on 08/31/2012

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I just need a little help. I havnt had my period since June 23, 2012. I have took two pregnancy tests and the both of them came out negative. I made me a doctor's appointment but it isnt until September 13, 2012. I have been feeling sooo pregnant but im just so confused... AAnny adviice please and thank you

Rachael - posted on 08/31/2012

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With both of my sons the test said negative for the first 4 weeks. I knew because of the nausea, bloating, the freakishly strong aversion to smells, sleeping on my stomach felt weird, and i would get super dizzy randomly then get sick. Wait 2 more weeks then take another. If it's too early the tests will keep showing a false negative. The other option is to make a drs appointment and have blood drawn to test.

Erica - posted on 08/30/2012

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I need help! Im 6 days late on my period. I took a pregnancy test today and it was negative. What cld this mean.

Marissa - posted on 08/30/2012

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Ok so i need someones help LIKE NOOW!!

I have never been late for my period since i was 12 years old~~

But this month i missed it !! I usually have it on the 20th - 21st ....



I have had cramps today ( the 29th )

and they are bad i guess but im not bleeding .

yet anyways ...

I took a pregnancy test the other day at home , but it came out negative .

me and my boyfriend truley have strong strong feelings for eachother !!

But we are still worried but if im pregnant were going too keep it ...

and he will be staying in school , and ill be with the baby at home but doing work at home .

I have been getting moody , tired , and hungry .....

my stomachs sortta bloated but i dont no whats up .

But heres the sad part im 15 , and may be pregnant



I need someones or peoples advice ,

I need help

Jodbux - posted on 08/29/2012

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someone give me advice please, im 2 weeks late for my period, done 4 home pregnancy and are all negative, my belly is swellin, im going off foods, im moody, tired and cranky, isit possible to be pregnant?

Me - posted on 08/29/2012

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i hve the same problem exept im not bleeding im having light brown discjharge onto a pad n a missed period & couple od FAINT possitive tests

Elle - posted on 08/29/2012

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hi can anyone help me i never had a baby before and i was suppost to be on 14th aug 2012 and its the 29th aug 2012 now and i took 2 tests but still said negative but then i've had light strings of blood for 2 days now. am i pregnant or any advice for me?

Me - posted on 08/27/2012

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Hi' im having abit of trouble and need someone to explain to me! This prob may be my first! :? i dont know! well, i taken tests round 3 months ago! and was posting on here! because i came in one night taken a test and it came back FAINT! You could see a line! Faint poss! Now, i didnt belive it so i went out and bought 3 More! 1 after thee others! 2 were Faint Poss again! Last one from the 3 Straight after wereNEG!. So i left in because i became maybe 2 days late on my period! but i came on so i thought nothing to it! i had a period round the following Days! which i was ment to perfect Dates! and Had 2 periods since the last 2 months! NOW! This time this will be my 3 rd month on my period! but i may be round 5-7Days Late! @ i think! before i was late on my period i taken another Test! and also, a faint poss line was there! but as im Late for this months Period! im Getting thePains! not as bad as i normally do when i come on my period! so i start to think im coming on very soon! :s So i ware a pad! to make sure! its on its way! :/ still No Period!BUT!!!!!! ( WHAT IS THIS BROWN Stuff on my pad) & because im Late on my period! i had sex... and then i heard! that can start your period off! when your waiting for it! so i thought we would of had sex then Red blood would come! No Sign though! Just this Brown Kinda Discharge Cramps! Faint possitves! Some neg! and NO Period? any body help me please this is new to me?????????? Thanks

Amie - posted on 08/26/2012

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hey im 7 days late, trying for another baby (num,ber 3) but several neg tests... howd it turn out for you? :) x

Taumeka - posted on 08/25/2012

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I didn't. have my period. for two months but. today I bleed today but I feeling. pregnant. and I took three. home. pregnant test but they I not pregnant

Amanda - posted on 08/23/2012

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I'm with you there Chrissy, i still don't know anything but i am going to the doctor next week finally. Some days I feel pregnant and then others I don't and I actually feel fine so I have no idea what is going on.... I just hope it's nothing bad and crazy like I fear. But fingers crossed for us both.

User - posted on 08/23/2012

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I posted on here a while ago and I just stopped in to update... I still technically dont know if I'm pregnant, I stopped spending money on tests about 1 1/2 months ago lol... but I have a huge hard belly, still no period, and I feel movement. Nothing ninja-like, just little somersaults, butterflies, some tapping and now what feels like stretching (it will be a dull uncomfortable light pain inside my ribs, lower on my abdomen, kidneys, anywhere, and only lasts for a couple seconds if that.) So i assume thats a baby moving around. My belly is really big, I look like I should for 7 1/2 months (I could probably pass as 8 months lol). Supposedly I would be due around Halloween, so I'll just know to expect something happening within two weeks before and after that date. I still have all my pregnancy symptoms, breasts are bigger and veins are popping out everywhere, heartburn, headaches, cravings, you name it. I'm still sure I am pregnant but of course part of my brain is still trying to be reserved. So we'll see. :)

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