You at 18 weeks
Abdominal or stomach pain in pregnancy is common, and can be caused by constipation, wind, or "growing pains" as your ligaments stretch to support your growing bump. But abdominal pain can sometimes be a sign of something serious.
Some women also get headaches in pregnancy. Headaches in pregnancy are common, but they could be a sign of something serious if they're severe.
Things to think about
Start thinking about making your birth plan.
Before taking any medicine when you're pregnant that you can buy at a pharmacy, check with your midwife, GP or pharmacist that it's safe to take in pregnancy.
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