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Eating & bloating

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Lozde Wed 15-Jun-16 20:21:15

I'm 6 +2 and the last few days have started suffering with bloating after each meal. I've cut down on meal sizes but doesn't seem to be making a difference. Anyone else had similar this early in pregnancy?

christinarossetti Wed 15-Jun-16 20:24:42

Yes, it's partly water retention. It will settle down later on.

Congratulations on your pregnancy!

Tinklypoo Wed 15-Jun-16 20:29:08

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IrisPurple1 Wed 15-Jun-16 20:30:35

Yes! It was easier if I ate early so it didn't affect my sleep. It's worst around 6-10 weeks.

IrisPurple1 Wed 15-Jun-16 20:31:41

Oh - and avoid fizzy drinks, particularly if you're walking!

GinIsIn Wed 15-Jun-16 20:38:45

Yup. I'm 6 weeks and am so bloated I currently look like I'm about 5 months pregnant most of the time. sad

Lozde Wed 15-Jun-16 20:49:59

Glad it's not just me. Making sure I'm eating early and drinking lots of water so hopefully minimise it as much as possible! X

Kariana Wed 15-Jun-16 21:15:43

I was huge with bloating, then around week 12ish it got better and my bump actually shrank quite a lot. Pretty much happened over 24 hours as well so it was a bit of a shock! It's such a relief when the bloating goes away though.

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