Incompetent Cervix questions

I have had two preemies, my first born at 23 weeks, died 3 hours after birth, and my daughter at 32 weeks who was born after 2 months on hospital bedrest after confirming with...

Started by Elizabeth on 02/23/2010 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 06/02/2014 by Julie


Placental Abruption

I was wondering if anyone here had a placental abruption and then got pregnant again after. I had my healthy daughter at 35 weeks. We are trying to get pregnant again but I am...


Wanting to have a third so badly!

Hi, just looking for some advice. We have two, Daron 5, and Anna 1 1/2 years. Both pregnancies weren't the best. Daron was born at 25 weeks due to an incompetent cervix and...

Started by Erin on 12/28/2010 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 12/28/2010 by Erin


premature babies

have any of you had a premature baby, and if so how did you handle it?

Started by Kimberly on 02/02/2011 in Stay At Home Moms

Last update on 02/17/2011 by Jenna


worried about delivering early...

my last pregnancy my water randomly broke at 33 wks. my baby was in the nicu for 2 months. My dr said once you have a preterm baby, you usually keep having them and they get...

Started by Erin on 11/16/2010 in March 2011 Babies!

Last update on 12/02/2010 by Shaniqua



In january this year i had a miscarriage at 10 weeks - after all the pain and emotional battles we endured .... we discovered 2 days ago that i am pregnant again (yay!!) ........


Premature birth after term delivery?

I had my daughter almost 5 yrs ago and she was born at 38 weeks, no complications. My son came at 29 weeks gestation to our suprise. I never was given a reason for his early...

Started by Katie on 05/17/2010 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 06/04/2010 by Melysa


Any Other High Risk Pregnancies?

My daughter was born at 27weeks due to pre-term labor and an incompetent cervix. Now with this pregnancy I am extremely high risk because of those same reasons as well as...

Started by Lindsay on 10/16/2009 in April 2010 Babies!

Last update on 08/03/2010 by Aoife


Feeling like a failure

I lost twins April 1 2009, then I lost a third baby July 25th 2009. I am starting to feel like a failure as so far I am unable to give my DD a sibling. I have many friends...


Were you told it could happen again?

My doctor told me I'm at increased risk for another premature delivery (placental abruption) and I need further testing before I TTC again. Anyone else in my shoes?

Started by Niki on 02/13/2010 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 02/21/2010 by Anna


What causes us to have premature babies?

I've had both my daughters prematurely. One at 24 weeks and the other at 27 weeks. Each time my daughters came out under 2 lbs. The doctors aren't sure what causes me to have...

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Started by Nina on 08/03/2009 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 08/06/2014 by Wendy


One preemie All preemie??

My first and only child was born at 36 weeks. I went into labor on & off starting at 21 weeks. What are the odds it will happen again? The cause of my preterm labor was unknown.

Started by Nichole on 12/06/2010 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 12/20/2010 by Sarah


Scared please help....

I believe I'm pregnant (haven't tested yet) but I'm afraid. The reason is because My 3 year old was born at 26 weeks at only 2lbs and I had a lot of complications with his...

Started by Cyndi on 06/15/2009 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 07/18/2009 by Marlene


Why are you on bedrest??

Hi, Just curious why you are all on bedrest and how things are going? Im 30 wks1d and have been on bedrest for 2 wks now. I have an Incompetant Cervix and had a cerclage...


Who's scared for next time?

I have 4 children all together. My oldest is 3.5 years and was born full term. In 2007 I had twin boys born at 19 weeks who didn't survive because their lungs weren't developed...