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How many weeks were you first time?

(58 Posts)
glossyflower Wed 06-Mar-13 21:32:32

I'm 33 weeks with first baby and just wondered how many weeks you ladies got to before your first labours?

dinkystinky Wed 06-Mar-13 21:33:18

42 in my case - baby will come when it wants to!

Rockchick1984 Wed 06-Mar-13 21:51:01

40 weeks exactly - born on his due date smile

glossyflower Wed 06-Mar-13 21:51:48

42?! I feel like I wanna drop now let alone waiting another 9 weeks lol

vamosbebe Wed 06-Mar-13 22:03:50

42. Went in to be induced, DS decided to get things rolling before they had a chance - could probably feel my nerves!

difficultpickle Wed 06-Mar-13 22:06:15


AScorpionPitForMimes Wed 06-Mar-13 22:08:51

41 weeks.
Then DD2 was born exactly on her due date.

issimma Wed 06-Mar-13 22:11:34

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

happyhorse Wed 06-Mar-13 22:11:39


Titchyboomboom Wed 06-Mar-13 22:13:24

40 +4 smile

2kidsintow Wed 06-Mar-13 22:14:40

36 weeks first pregnancy. Small for dates, very low on amniotic fluid. Was going to be induced, but baby came naturally.

36 weeks also in second pregnancy. Not problems. I'm obviously just not programmed to go full term.

(My Mum had me 6 weeks early, so I was not surprised when I didn't get to 40 weeks)

goodjambadjar Wed 06-Mar-13 22:14:52

42. Contractions started 12 days over, then stopped. Went in for induction at 14 days over.

pettyprudence Wed 06-Mar-13 22:15:43

bang on 40 weeks

QueenofClean Wed 06-Mar-13 22:16:28

39 weeks with DD1.

DD2 bang on her due date.

dinkystinky Wed 06-Mar-13 22:16:50

Don't worry Op I also had friends who had their first baby at 35 weeks, 37 weeks and 38 weeks - baby comes when they want to!

beckie90 Wed 06-Mar-13 22:19:04

42 weeks induced ds1

Went into labour on due date with ds2 but he was back to back and in a terrible position so didn't arrive till 5 days over

FunnysInLaJardin Wed 06-Mar-13 22:20:16

42 and induced

helebear Wed 06-Mar-13 22:42:38

41 weeks with dd. am 36 weeks now with dc2....

whilewildeisonmine Thu 07-Mar-13 11:54:00

39 weeks

MummaPanda Thu 07-Mar-13 12:10:27

40 + 2 when dd was born but waters broke night of due date

kittykatsforever Thu 07-Mar-13 12:51:07

37, it is just luck of the draw though

redandyellowandpinkandgreen Thu 07-Mar-13 12:58:23

40+3 here

ItsAllGoingToBeFine Thu 07-Mar-13 13:00:32

40 + 11 Not induced

gardenpixie32 Thu 07-Mar-13 13:13:58


milkyjo Thu 07-Mar-13 13:30:06


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