Pregnancy Update: Week 12 (Baby #5)

How Far Along? 12 weeks

Baby is: About the size of a plum

Weight Gain? None

Maternity Clothes? Still not a must.

Sleep? No complaints there!

Symptoms? I still have the hyperemesis. It was terrible over the weekend. I finally decided to go to the E.R. for to receive IV fluids and medication. The Zofran quit working, so I am trying a new med this week.

Food Cravings? Nothing really. Most food makes me feel queasy. :(

Best Moment This Week? We got to hear the heartbeat in the ER, which was abut 150 bpm.

Looking Forward To? My appointment yesterday had to be rescheduled, but I finally get to go in on Saturday.

Comments

  1. How exciting that you got to hear the heartbeat already. It was much later with both of mine.

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  2. Hope you start feeling better soon. Looking forward to following your journey!

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  3. Nice to hear you are doing good. I remember those days of being preggy- I miss them! Lol

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  4. Aww I understand taking Zofran, my morning sickness got really bad with my 3rd one. Good luck!

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  5. God Bless you, Baby #5. Each of my pregnancies got harder and harder that I had to stop at #3. They were all stories though.

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  6. Despite the trip to the ER it sounds like this are moving along well with the baby.

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  7. I've heard horrible stories about the hyperemesis - I'm so sorry! But thank goodness that normally means you're growing a happy baby! Keep up the good work!

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  8. Looks like you are having an awesome pregnancy! Congrats again. Enjoy the sleep!

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  9. Congratulations!!! What a blessing to hear the heartbeat too. It does go so quickly!

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  10. Wow! I felt exactly like you and was always craving cherry blasters!!

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  11. Congratulations! Five kids, that is how many kids were in my family and it is a good number. I hope you start feeling better and they can find a medicine that works for you.

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  12. Number 5! Congratulations! I hope you're feeling less queasy soon.

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  13. I hope your hyperemesis isn't a permanent thing. I can imagine being that sick to my stomach all of the time.

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  14. With my daughter, I was sick and queasy the whole time. Even thinking about food made me sick! I hope the new medicine helps you out.

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  15. If the ole wives' tales are right, you're having a girl! Congratulations on getting sleep. I got none with my girls. LOL!

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  16. I have to say that I'm a bit jealous of the no weight gain, being 12 weeks & with baby number 5. The mere thought of being pregnant always had me gain 20 lb. instantly! Although I'm sure that has to do with your hyperemesis, so I hope you feel better soon!

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  17. Gosh! I can't imagine myself pregnant and undergoing all that but I am sure in the end its all worth it.

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  18. You poor thing. I hope the nausea and vomiting slows down for you very soon. I used ginger and it helped immensely for me. I know that isn't the case for everyone though. HUGS

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  19. I'm sorry your Zofran quit working. Congrats though, on the great baby news. :)

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  20. A new baby is so exciting. Congrats. Hope you are start feeling better soon.

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  21. Well it will all be worth it in the end!! I hope you feel better soon!

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Farrah
Hi! I'm Farrah, a stay at home mom in Iowa.
I spend my days homeschooling five kids,
running them to extracurricular activities,
and learning how to run a large family household.
I blog about natural living and my journey with Celiac Disease.