+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 10 of 10
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jun 2016
    Location
    Sydney
    Posts
    3
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    1
    Reviews
    0

    Default Is it a sign?

    Hi everyone,

    My husband and I are currently trying to conceive. I know it is only days but I want to know if it is just me getting my hopes up or if I am really pregnant! Just after others experiences/advice!!

    To start with I've been having very light nausea the last few weeks and cramping pains. However my period came (2 days late). I took a test when it did not come but was negative. My period was only about 2 1/2 days and very light. Several days later and I have light spotting. Is this a sign or just an unusual period?

    Thanks for your help and advice!

  2. The Following User Says Thank You to Chlowey For This Useful Post:

    bebehvala  (14-12-2016)

  3. #2
    Join Date
    Aug 2014
    Posts
    2,228
    Thanks
    2,077
    Thanked
    1,701
    Reviews
    12
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts

    Default Is it a sign?

    The only way to know would be to test again.

    Edit: clicked post too soon sorry. Some people certainly do get light bleeding while pregnant so it is possible.

  4. #3
    Join Date
    Apr 2014
    Location
    Roleystone
    Posts
    1,775
    Thanks
    2,454
    Thanked
    2,168
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Agree with BettyV, take another test, since it's past the time your period was due, it should come up as a positive right away if you are pregnant.

    Have you just come off birth control? Sometimes in the few months after coming off the pill you can get unusual periods (heavier or lighter than normal, varying cycle lengths etc) until the hormones in your body even out.

  5. The Following User Says Thank You to HillDweller For This Useful Post:

    Tinkers  (17-06-2016)

  6. #4
    Join Date
    Jun 2016
    Location
    Sydney
    Posts
    3
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    1
    Reviews
    0
    Hey I went off the pill this year. My periods have been bang on 28 days all year though. This has been the first unusual one.

  7. #5
    Join Date
    Jun 2016
    Posts
    35
    Thanks
    11
    Thanked
    11
    Reviews
    0
    Hi Chlowey,

    The best thing to do if you still haven't got your periods (period is late 2-3 days) go to your GP and do a pregnancy test.

    Otherwise take a home pregnancy test.

    Spotting, nausea is a sign of pregnancy but to be sure do the above test at your GP clinic.

    best of luck
    Last edited by ILKANDMT; 17-06-2016 at 16:55.

  8. #6
    Join Date
    Apr 2014
    Location
    Roleystone
    Posts
    1,775
    Thanks
    2,454
    Thanked
    2,168
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Hmm, could just be an odd cycle (I had a couple of those - AF usually quite heavy, but then a random really light one for no reason) but I'd get another pregnancy test just to make sure. Were you using a First Response test?

  9. #7
    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    Gold Coast
    Posts
    912
    Thanks
    560
    Thanked
    375
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Mine always do this. Flow for 2-3 days then nothing for a day or 2 then spotting here and there for a few days

  10. #8
    Join Date
    Jun 2016
    Location
    Sydney
    Posts
    3
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    1
    Reviews
    0
    It was a first response one, we got it as a present for our wedding! lol

  11. #9
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Posts
    5,894
    Thanks
    3,083
    Thanked
    1,648
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    I learnt when ttc, that your body likes to mess with you. I had pregnancy 'symptoms' every month, except for the month I was actually pregnant

    I think when you are ttc, you are super aware of your body and pay more attention to things you wouldn't normally notice.

    I would do another hpt, and if it's negative, then you're probably just having a strange cycle. Or you could go to GP and get a blood test to see what your hormones are doing

  12. The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to Lil Smurfy For This Useful Post:

    brodiesmummy2011  (18-06-2016),HillDweller  (17-06-2016),tamzmaree  (17-06-2016)

  13. #10
    Join Date
    Aug 2014
    Posts
    2,228
    Thanks
    2,077
    Thanked
    1,701
    Reviews
    12
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Did you test again op? Would love an update.

  14. The Following User Says Thank You to BettyV For This Useful Post:

    bebehvala  (14-12-2016)


 

Similar Threads

  1. Strong nails before AF Sign of pregnancy ?
    By Alyceolly in forum Conception & Fertility General Chat
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 22-12-2015, 18:19
  2. Replies: 0
    Last Post: 09-11-2015, 13:39

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
free weekly newsletters | sign up now!
who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!

reviews
learn how you can become a reviewer!

competitions

forum - chatting now
sales & new stuffsee all
Hire For Baby Perth
New RETAIL store - Perth Hire For Baby Perth
Here at Hire for Baby, we offer a wide range of products from Child Restraints to Strollers, Stroller Accessories and Oricom Baby Monitors. Wholesale prices - till the stock ends. Buy from us and get the installation for FREE.
Like us on Facebook and get $10 OFF
featured supporter
KindyROO
KindyROO offers activities for babies & toddlers in a fun learning centre, focussing on developmental education. Classes are available at three Brisbane and two Gold Coast locations. Enrol today & help your child to reach their full potential. Visit the website to find out more.
gotcha
X

Pregnant for the first-time?

Not sure where to start? We can help!

Our Insider Programs for pregnancy first-timers will lead you step-by-step through the 14 Pregnancy Must Dos!