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Could this be the start of labour?

(6 Posts)
ILikeSalmon Fri 24-Mar-17 17:55:12

I'm 40+2 today
I'm sat with some mild pains, slightly like I need a poop (sorry) slightly sore bump.
Could this be it?

This is actually my third but with no.1 I woke up in strong labour and with no.2 I was induced.
Also they were over 9 years ago so I've forgotten the feelings.

DinosaurFanGirl Fri 24-Mar-17 18:13:29

Drop your midwife a text?

I haven't experienced labour but my sister who recently has said she thought she just needed to take a poo at first.

Good luck x

ILikeSalmon Fri 24-Mar-17 20:23:21

I'm not sure my midwife is the type to receive texts- what if she's off shift?

I am considering calling they hospital but worried incase it's just bad constipation?

Oh god please give me another sign!!!

ReginaGeorgeinSheepsClothing Fri 24-Mar-17 20:25:01

Do the pains go if you're on the move?

ILikeSalmon Fri 24-Mar-17 21:14:29

No don't think so.
This is so hard to tell the difference.
I wouldn't mind but if it is I have to sort someone to get the kids and call my OH to drive back 100 miles from where he works sad

Misssmoo Sat 25-Mar-17 05:55:10

Time them...and I would call your husband xx

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