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Anyone feel the head grinding on your pelvis?

(7 Posts)
LoveBeingAtHomeOnMyOwn Fri 12-Aug-11 15:16:35

ok so am a little freaked out at being 4/5 engaged but for the last couple of days if I move in a certain way it feels like ds head is grinding against my pelvis, has anyone had that and if so was it close to when you gave birth?


rooks14 Fri 12-Aug-11 15:43:02

Yeah I feel like that too! My baby keeps getting hiccups and it grinds into my hip an the sensation makes me feel sick!!!!

phlossie Fri 12-Aug-11 15:57:18

Ugh! I still remember that feeling from nearly 6 years ago! 'Fraid it doesn't mean a shorter labour, and my ds was engaged at 33 weeks and born 40+10! Good luck.

TinyDiamond Fri 12-Aug-11 16:03:40

Yep got it too so low. Feel the hiccups in my fanjo. Hilarious

LoveBeingAtHomeOnMyOwn Fri 12-Aug-11 16:28:19

Good not about to drop then grin

Cattleprod Fri 12-Aug-11 18:07:40

The old 'slowly rotating brillo pad' feeling? I had that last time, not looking forward to it again.

Anecdotally, people seem to feel it more with hairier babies - my friend is expecting a mixed race baby and it's curly afro hair is causing her a lot of discomfort!!!

LoveBeingAtHomeOnMyOwn Fri 12-Aug-11 18:47:31

That's interesting cattleprod

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