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    Default New, 35, BfP 10dpo - anxious!

    Hello I'm 35, scared to have children and scared not to. My on going blood pressure issue adds to this anxiety. I Bd'd just after my 'safe' time closed. Got some strange symptoms at just 2DPO. Thought I was imagining these and so just for fun I used an old test that I had in my cabinet at 10DPO and got a BFP!! I thought that this must be an inaccurate old test so bought a pack of tests the next day, and since then have had extremely faint line and at 13DPO it is there, and darker. (spent like $100 on tests!) I feel anxious about my BP which is making me more anxious. AF is due in 4 days, so will try and chill until then. No one else knows. But hey Thanks for listening!

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    Hi @Dollies and congrats! Pregnancy can be a very anxious time whether it your 1st or 4th. I haven't had blood pressure prior to pregnancy but did develop pregnancy induced hypertension early in my last 2 pregnancies. OBGYN's are very thorough in monitoring your BP the whole way through your pregnancy, so I'm sure they will do everything to try and keep it under control.

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    Hi BabyG4, Thank you! And for your reassuring reply, it has helped me think rationally for the last couple of days - I'm sure there will be a tonne of medical help and support out there if need be

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