felling faint

Discussion in 'Second Trimester' started by beckyh, Jun 5, 2005.

  1. beckyh

    beckyh Member

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    hey
    iv been told that im just entering the 2nd trimester! i have no idea what to expect!

    iv noticed in the past couple of days that iv been getting very light headed and burn up.

    is feeling faint common? and if so does it pass?
     
  2. littlebump

    littlebump Well-Known Member

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    Hi Becky

    I think feeling faint occasionally can be normal for a pregnancy - I get a bit light headed sometimes if I get out of bed too quickly, but I don't think it's normal to actually pass out. Also I thought it related mostly to blood sugar levels, in which case it should subside once you have something to eat.

    If you're getting a temperature as well, or if the light-headedness has continued then I think I'd make an appointment to see the doctor to be on the safe side.

    Good luck

    LBxxx
     

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