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What constitutes "a show?"

(6 Posts)
redviolin Sat 01-Nov-14 21:27:13

36 weeks. Always had milky looking discharge throughout preg, but today it was more in one go and thicker, like glue.

Also seem to be permanently in a Braxton Hicks contraction. Like my stomach has been shrink wrapped. It's very solid, hard and painful and I have a constant stitch on my right hand side.

Also so hot all the time. I haven't got a temperature, but feeling hotter than anyone else in the room, sleeping naked without any covers on and the window open.

Is this just late pregnancy?

Quitelikely Sat 01-Nov-14 21:32:26

A show usually has a little bit blood in it. Think bloody semen. Tmi. I know.

Ticktockblock Sat 01-Nov-14 21:34:59

My show was thick with blood in it, I knew I was in labour as I'd power walked the day before and had on off pains all night. I was desperate not to be induced and was do happy when I had my show.

OooOooTheMonkey Sat 01-Nov-14 21:35:20

Yeah, streaked with blood and really really thick and snotty in texture. I flicked mine across the bathroom accidentally and it spatted on the floor blush you'll just know when it happens. Good luck!! thanks

redviolin Sat 01-Nov-14 21:53:55

ah, this is an education, thank you!

So it's just late pregnancy... ugh.

grins and bears it

OooOooTheMonkey Sat 01-Nov-14 21:56:56

Could be signs your body is preparing for labour. The last few weeks are unbearable, I felt like my Fanjo was going to drop out hmm
Hope you don't have to wait too much longer!

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