Water Breaking?

Is the water breaking a little drizzle or does it always have to be a big gush? Also does it ever have any blood in it?


Eating the placenta

I recently heard about how some moms eat the placenta after birth... It's something done in 3rd world countries and also here with the more natural mothers. At first I was...


How Long was your labour?

i was induced with my daughter. I got my waters broken at half past 8 in the morning then my drip got put in an hour later. i had Natalie at 3:59pm that afternoon. So i was only...


starting labor?

okay so i am 2 cm dilated and 50% effaced. i lost my mucus plug last night and have been leaking goop since then. i went into the hospital today and they did a test to see if it...


39 weeks pregnant need advice

after i eat anything i feel like i'm going to get sick is that normal. and been having cramps but not right in a row. not sure what to do. hot bath don't help sometimes


Birth Stories

I figured I'd start a thread for all of us to share birth stories! :)

Started by Jen on 05/03/2011 in May 2011 Babies

Last update on 07/27/2011 by Toni


Am I having symptoms of labor?

I'm currently 37 weeks pregnant with my first baby and I'm just wondering if the symptoms I'm having are signs of labor coming soon. All day I've felt very nauseus and extremely...

Started by Shelby on 11/20/2012 in Expecting

Last update on 11/27/2012 by Katie


I need HEEELP!! :(

The Dr.'s tell me that i'm 26 weeks pregnant, but my family and EVERYONE else is telling me that me and my baby(from the ultrasounds and pics) look farther along then that....


Ear infections and tubes

My son is 16 months old and has had 7 ear infections! I don't want him to suffer any more but I am REALLY scared about getting tubes put in! Any suggestions?