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17 weeks 4 days and less movement

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Suzie2287 Tue 29-Nov-16 17:57:09


This might sound silly at such an early stage of feeling movement, but I'm just a bit concerned that I haven't felt as many flutterings today! For the past week or so I've been feeling it more and more, but today, I have only had a few, whereas yesterday, baby was being very active!

Has anyone got any advice or had the same problem?


LivinOnAChair Tue 29-Nov-16 17:59:19

I didn't feel very much at all until about 20 weeks and didn't really have any sort of pattern until about 24 weeks from what I remember. However that being said you know your baby, go and get checked if you're worried!

drinkyourmilk Tue 29-Nov-16 18:25:54

I'm 22 weeks, and feel definate movements now. My midwife said that it's only from 24 weeks that you should be keeping an eye on movement patterns. So I think you'll be OK.

Dixiechick17 Tue 29-Nov-16 23:17:10

At 17 weeks the baby is so tiny and can tuck themselves up in a corner somewhere. I was told this at 24 weeks, so 17 weeks would be even smaller, also when facing inwards at that stage you'd feel less too.

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