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Am I in labour?

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TeaJunky Tue 20-Nov-12 10:55:40

I'm 38 + 2.

Period pains started Friday morning. Ease up a little with paracetamol which I've constantly been taking but then come back.

Have vomited once severely but no tummy bug symptoms. Eating as normal.

Today the pains are a bit more severe.

Am I in labour? I'm so confused and a bit worried now.

TeaJunky Fri 30-Nov-12 15:39:12

Nothing yet blush

Going in at 8 to be induced shock

What can I doooooo help!

MissLToeishavingsantasbabyboo Fri 30-Nov-12 15:42:01

Get some rest, plenty to eat and pack snacks. Oh good luck lovely brew you will meet your baby very very soon. X

If you pack snacks for your other half, don't put onion or tuna in for him, you do not want that being breathed out near you.

thanks for you, bear for baby tea.

Countmyblessings Sat 01-Dec-12 01:09:29

Ohhhh sorry Tea that this is not plain sailing!
But it's good too know lovely beautiful healthy baby in your arms real soon!
All the best nice date for a baby 01/12/12!
Def pack easy to eat snacks cause you'll starve in the hospital - mini chedders, peanuts crisps biscuits to build up your sugar levels!

Bellaboo123 Sat 01-Dec-12 05:01:09

Can I join too please?

Due 11/12 but think I've been having contractions since midnight. Called MW who said sounds like early stages so I'm just trying to wish away the hours until I get to meet my LO!

MissLToeishavingsantasbabyboo Sat 01-Dec-12 09:16:25

Hi Bella ooh sounds good, is this your first [nosey emoticon]

LordOfThe5Rings Sat 01-Dec-12 13:52:27

Oooh how exciting for everyone.

I hope you all are cuddling your little ones right now :D

I have a while to go as 21+5 but makes me pretty glad haven't quite got to the discomfort level you lovely ladies have reached yet. It's just the start of the awkward kicks and frequent bathroom trips smile

TeaJunky Sat 01-Dec-12 14:05:07

Hello all smile

My baby girl was born at 1:19, 1st December weighing in at 7.5lbs, by c-section.

She is perfect smilesmilesmile

FestiveFannyFarts Sat 01-Dec-12 14:30:51

awww well done congratulations xxx do you have a name?

Ebb Sat 01-Dec-12 14:47:40

Congratulations Teajunky Enjoy your newborn snuggles. smile

TwistTee Sat 01-Dec-12 14:59:06

Congratulations Tea Great news!

Bellaboo123 Sat 01-Dec-12 16:21:27

Yes my first - our little girl aurelia was born at 1036 this morning weighing 5lb 14oz

Got to the hospital at 650 and was 9cm dilated!

MissLToeishavingsantasbabyboo Sat 01-Dec-12 17:21:05

Tea congratulations, well done you, oh enjoy those baby snuggles smilethanksthanks

Also congratulations Bella beautiful name smilesmile and so fast too!

Anyone else??? It's a good day to have a baby smile

ICompletelyKnowAboutGuineaPigs Sat 01-Dec-12 17:34:42

Have been watching this thread because I love hearing news of new arrivals! Congratulations Tea and Bella , fab news smile

FatimaLovesBread Sat 01-Dec-12 19:49:18

Hi all
Just realised I completely neglected this thread and I haven't been back to update.
Meredith was born last Friday 23rd at 9:03pm. She weighed 7lb 13oz. We've had a week of snuggles and she's beautiful smile

MissLToeishavingsantasbabyboo Sat 01-Dec-12 20:26:17

Eeee Fatima how wonderful, another beautiful name too <am stealing these for my list wink>

Countmyblessings Sat 01-Dec-12 20:29:44

See all that waiting around and then 2 come along!
Welcome baby Tea - sorry you had a c- section but the outcome was a beautiful baby!!!
Welcome to the world aureila- beautiful name!
Well done also Fatima - welcome Meredith!!!! ( I think Grey,s anatomy)

Well once you pop you just can't stop!!! Whose next I wonder!!!!

LordOfThe5Rings Mon 03-Dec-12 13:43:01

Awww congratulations everyone! smile

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