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Just found out! :D

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hannahkj19 Sun 12-Jun-11 10:31:35

Okay so I've just found out that I'm pregnant and i'm so so so so excited about it! But i just have one question how quickly do I need to see my GP obviously I know it's important but I'm working 9-5 everyday of the week and am not registered at my local GP! Any advice xxx

DreamingOfABump Sun 12-Jun-11 10:37:24

theres no rush. As long as you look online and find out the food you can and cant eat, take your folic acid and vitamin d etc you should be okay. Normally see midwife for booking appt about 8 weeks, some surgeries want you to see the gp before, some places dont. x
congrats!

hannahkj19 Sun 12-Jun-11 11:31:52

okay thank you i was panicking about seeing my GP cos I live near Oxford and my GP is in Bangor, Wales lol! xxx

shellmc Sun 12-Jun-11 14:46:02

Congratulations!!!!!

Yeh you normally have some bloods taken around 8 weeks with the midwife.

wrighty2010 Mon 13-Jun-11 13:49:21

Hi, congratulations! See the GP when you can just in case you start to feel unwell, at least they know you are pregnant. Also they will issue with a maternity card that gives you free prescriptions and dental treatment during your pregnancy (and for a year after). Dont know if it is the same everywhere but up here (merseyside) we get a hospital booking in appt around 8 weeks and they do a dating scan to confirm your dates and due date. Lots to look forward too. Good luck xx

mandoo Mon 13-Jun-11 13:56:06

Hooray for you. Massive congrats.

No rush to see G.P just try and make an appointment in the next week or so. Your booking appointment is normally at 8 weeks where you will have a scan arranged for 12 weeks, blood and urine taken and other relevent info.

Good luck I hope the morning sickness stays away. It's brutal!

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