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20How Far Along She Is

There seems to be this social rule that we should wait to speak about our pregnancy beyond immediate family until we are 12 weeks along. According to TheBump.com, miscarriage usually happens before 13 weeks, which is likely why women wait until after the first trimester to share their news.

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is no reason a woman has to wait until 12 weeks. The decision is a personal one. Some want to celebrate and enjoy every day without keeping it a secret or feeling like they're lying. Some people want to celebrate privately. Some wait to protect themselves from the possibilities of complications. Some want to enjoy the secret privately.

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