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25/10/2014 at 18:32
Ok so I'm currently 40+4weeks pregnant and my auntie has just suggested I could possibly be in slow labour from what I've told her. 2 days ago I had a membrane sweep at around 3pm and at 8:30pm I noticed I had a bloody slow. The day after I lost my mucus plug and it keeps coming out in chunks (sorry tmi). I've recently got a birthing ball which I'm using frequently and I've had a few contractions while I've been using it and afterwards too. At night I'm really restless and I ended up getting up at 6am and slept in the lounge so I didn't disturb my husband. I've also had a lot of indigestion the last day too.
What are the chances my baby will arrive soon?
25/10/2014 at 18:50
Ooh, it certainly does sound like something's happening, doesn't it, BeckyMatthewman?
Do let us know how you get on, won't you?
27/10/2014 at 21:30
That sounds very much like my 1st labour. Try to rest as much as you can & keep eating & drinking.
& hopefully it'll ramp up quickly for you, good luck
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