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Is it normal --K-- 2 kids; Romania 3189 posts
Apr 16th '13

that whenever I stand up from sitting for a while (like half an hour or longer) my tummy gets hard?



I'm pretty sure its a braxton hicks.
There is never pain anywhere but it is a bit uncomfortable.

--K-- 2 kids; Romania 3189 posts
Apr 16th '13
Quoting 11 weeks with #3!:" sounds normal, braxton hicks can happen anytime or for any reason. If it doesnt stay hard or turn into labor I wouldnt worry about it. It sounds like your change in activity is just triggering it."


It gets soft again but normally I'm distracted (with DS, or school work etc.) so I don't know how long it takes.



Its not timeable either.

Linziebobinzie 2 kids; 1 angel baby; Killeen, TX, United States 11990 posts
Apr 16th '13

Happens to me a lot lately. Its so annoying!