Teenager Didn’t Know She Was Pregnant Until She Went Into Labor; She Had a Flat Stomach and Regular Periods Throughout

by Murtaza Nasir

A party-loving teen just gave birth to a surprise baby, after having no idea that she was pregnant for 9 months!

Charlotte Thomson pictured in Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital after a surprise birth. (Source: HotSpot Media)

Charlotte Thomson belongs to Newcastle. At the age of 19, she experienced some stomach pains and went into the ER, believing she was having terrible periods cramps. However, she had no idea she was pregnant, as she was having regular periods and could still squeeze into her figure-hugging dresses!

Charlotte Thomson pictured before a night out, unaware she was two months pregnant. (Source: HotSpot Media)

Charlotte pictured before a night out while unaware she was seven months pregnant! (Source: HotSpot Media)

She talked about how she woke up at 2:30am at night with excruciating stomach pains. She took some paracetamol and hoped for the pain to subside, but it just kept getting worse.

“An hour later I felt like I was going to be sick so I ran to the toilet and saw that my underwear was full of blood. I had just finished my period so I was really scared,” she described.

The teen just before a party, six months pregnant. (Source: HotSpot Media)

That’s when she rushed to the hospital. There, doctors told her she was in labor!

“A doctor told me that they needed to chat to a midwife – I was really shocked because I knew I wasn’t pregnant. I told them that there had to be a mistake. My belly was completely flat,” she recalled.

However, ten minutes later, a midwife performed an ultrasound on Charlotte’s stomach and gave her some surprising news; she was nine months pregnant and was about to give birth right at that moment.

Charlotte clicks a selfie, unaware she was eight months pregnant. (Source: HotSpot Media)

The teen was confused, since she was having regular periods and still had a flat tummy. (Source: HotSpot Media)

Only three hours later, she had given birth to a baby girl, Molly, weighing 6lb 15oz. Surprisingly, doctors revealed that Molly was healthy, despite mum Charlotte drinking throughout her pregnancy.

Charlotte moments after giving birth to her surprise baby Molly, now two. (Source: Hotspot Media)

Molly was born perfectly healthy, despite the fact that the mother had been drinking throughout her pregnancy. (Source: HotSpot Media)

Surprise baby girl Molly Thomson, now two, pictured in December 2015 at just one day old. (Source: HotSpot Media)

Doctors then explained that Charlotte didn’t have a baby bump because Molly had been tucked up underneath her ribs.

Charlotte, a nursery nurse, recently talked about the incident, “My stomach was completely flat, and I’d been having regular periods so it was such a shock when I found out!”

“I didn’t believe that I was actually pregnant until I gave birth. It was scary becoming a first-time mum with no warning,” she added, talking about her experience at the hospital.

The teen with her daughter Molly, now two, at Molly’s christening in April 2016. (Source: HotSpot Media)

Charlotte also talked about how she panicked at first, since she was not prepared to be a mother, and none of her family were present.

“I panicked that I wasn’t prepared and hadn’t bought any baby clothes. I was so worried about what my parents would say when they found out that I was having a baby.”

At 4.30am, a nurse called Charlotte’s parents, Lynne Thomson, 50, a domestic cleaner, and Vincent Thomson, 50, an engineer, to reveal that Charlotte was pregnant. The couple initially thought their daughter was only a few weeks along and was having a miscarriage. Luckily for Charlotte, they were very supportive when they discovered what had happened.

The teen unaware she was four months pregnant, pictured with her mum Lynne (left), now 50, in July 2015. (Source: HotSpot Media)

“They were really supportive and excited about their first grandchild,” Charlotte said.

Surprise baby girl Molly Thomson, now two, pictured in August 2016 at eight months old. (Source: HotSpot Media)

Charlotte does not regret the birth at all; she absolutely loves her daughter, who is now two years old. In fact, she says she loved Molly from the second she held her. The mother-daughter duo bonded instantly.

“I wouldn’t change Molly for the world, and I feel so lucky,” she said.

Charlotte does not regret the incident at all, and is glad to have her baby girl. (Source: HotSpot Media)

Fortunately for the mother, she didn’t have to lose any baby weight – because she didn’t have any!

“Luckily I’m still a size 8 and didn’t need to lose any baby weight,” she said.

Luckily, she did not have to lose any baby weight because she didn’t have any to begin with! (Source: HotSpot Media)

She also spoke about the father of the baby, who is an ex and is no longer in the picture. However, she has plenty of help from her family and doesn’t feel like she needs additional support.

She says she formed a bond with her daughter the second she held her, even though she never expected her. (Source: HotSpot Media)

Charlotte says nothing Molly does in the future will ever surprise her! (Source: HotSpot Media)

The mother also talked about how her lifestyle has changed since the surprise birth of her daughter. She isn’t a ‘party animal’ anymore, but says it’s all worth it. As for the baby’s future, Charlotte isn’t really worried about motherhood; there is probably nothing she can ever do that will be more surprising than her birth!

“Nothing Molly could ever do in the future would surprise me as much as the day she was born!”



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  • laughman
    March 12, 2018

    she can date with a white dude. lol

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  • Jewels Montana
    March 13, 2018

    Wow. Every time I hear one of these stories it amazes me. It just seems like there has to be some sign other than lack of periods and weight gain to indicate pregnancy. What about enlarged or sore breasts, cravings, changes in energy levels, some kind of mood flucuation, changes in sleep patterns, unexplained body aches? I mean really?

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