Preparation: Munchkin

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34 And a Half Weeks Along and Feeling So Much Pelvic Pressure

Hi everyone, I'm pretty sure that I'm just being overly concerned but I'm almost 35 weeks along in my second pregnancy. For the past week I've been feeling major pressure in my lower abdomen and pelvic area. I was convinced that this was the baby dropping until I visited my mom last weekend, now she has me as worried as she is!! I had a drs. appt. Tues. and everything checked out okay. I didn't ask the doc about the pelvic pressue because it didn't get really painful until last night. I'm having braxton hicks but nothing regularly....

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Nursing Moms & Birth Control

Just this weekend, I started my period. My son is 15 months on Tuesday so I haven't had my period for 2 years!! This is due to breastfeeding and the fact my son still nurses round the clock. I started the "mini pill" when he was 6 weeks old and have been on it every since. My question is that now my period has started, do I need to start the regular pill? I am going to make an appointment with my OBGYN this week but wanted to know other nursing moms in this situation. We don't plan to start trying for #2 until summer so birth control...