Bloody Show?

Hi ladies, Did anyone experience a bloody show before going into labor? If so for how long? I've had some brown mucus discharge that my doc say is the bloody show. This began...

Started by Stephanie on 05/15/2009 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 05/15/2009 by Brenda


When should I call?

This maybe a silly question but it's bugging the heck out of me. My SO works about 15-20 minutes away from our house. He works night shift (6 p.m. to 4:30 a.m.) at a factory....

Started by Brandi on 09/28/2010 in Expecting

Last update on 11/09/2010 by Kaleena



I am currently 22 weeks with my second baby. My first pregnancy ended with me having a c-section at 37 weeks. I'm wondering what opinions/facts/pros/cons you all may have...


Castor oil to induce labor...yay or nay?

No, I am *NOT* planning on inducing my labor at all ESPECIALLY with this stuff. However, lots of moms seem to think this is some magical labor inducing substance that's not as...

Started by Kate CP on 01/06/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 01/07/2011 by Jenn


Bed Rest

I am 26 weeks pregnant with my first child and I'm on bed rest (not strict) because my cervix is 1.6 cm : ( I'm kind of worried with having a Preemie. If I give birth when I'm...

Started by Ivana on 05/22/2009 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 05/26/2009 by Deborah


Contractions HELP!

so im 37weeks and 3 days last night i had regular contractions 5-7 mins apart... once i hit 3.5 centimeters my contractions lost it and i made no progress... they sent me home...


So, no induction needed. (Birth Story Inc)

I woke up early this morning to horrendous back pain. I thought I was going to rip the bed it hurt so bad. I waited. 15 minutes later, again. I could feel the tightening in...

Started by Brenda on 05/10/2009 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 05/12/2009 by Patty


my story

ok here it is finally my turn to share my birth story, i may be a bit partial but i think it is pretty amazing. Monday night i was in bed all excited that tuesday evening i...

Started by Chelsea on 06/09/2011 in May 2011 Babies

Last update on 06/09/2011 by Michelle


Natural Birth - What was your experience?

I want to know about your drug-free/natural birth experiences. I have had one child and I was planning to receive an epidural since the moment I found out I was pregnant (not...

Started by Hannah on 04/14/2010 in Babies And Infants

Last update on 04/19/2010 by Sarah



Who was induced early, or induced at all. What was your experience?

Started by Katherine on 12/06/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 12/08/2010 by Rosie