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bump has dropped and got smaller??

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user1467752848 Sat 11-Feb-17 01:53:14

Hey im 35 weeks pregnant, running to the toliet alot more ,feeling more pressure down below taking strong BH and noticed 2 days ago bump has dropped alot, anyone know what this means or is it normal at this many weeks? smile

SmellySphinx Sat 11-Feb-17 02:26:42

Baby is moving down into your pelvis, quite normal! Happens at varying times during later pregnancy. I'm sure your midwife can tell you jow much baby is engaged at your next appointment, doesn't always mean labour is closer though. Obviously the pressure will make you frequent the lavvy a lot more!

BernardsarenotalwaysSaints Sat 11-Feb-17 08:32:42

Is it your 1st? They tend to settle in to position quite early. It does mean back to peeing constantly though!

Lunalovepud Sat 11-Feb-17 10:49:00

Totally normal, baby is getting into position ready for the big event, although as PPs mentioned, it doesn't mean that anything will happen any time soon. Speak to your midwife if you are unsure or feel uneasy about it, otherwise welcome back to the first trimester style peeing every 30 seconds! wink

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