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10 Mar 2003

CYcling and exercise during early pregnancy
Is cycling and action netball harmful to my baby during early pregnancy? (7weeks)
And then to me it feels the whole time as if I am is about to have my period. That bad mood feeling and I am very emotional. I alse have light cramps. Is this normal?
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01 Jan 0001

Provided you don't do strenuous cycling, it should be okay. The action netball sounds a bit too strenuous.
Mood changes are normal. There are lots of hormonal changes in pregnancy which can cause this. A few light cramps are normal.

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