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Signs of Labour?

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Rebekah120517 Wed 06-Dec-17 07:58:48

Hi,

I’m 31 weeks with my first child. I was wondering if anyone had any signs of labour a week or so before going into labour? Is there any signs I should look out for meaning my body is getting ready?

Thanks

Mummabearof3 Wed 06-Dec-17 08:00:49

I had a mucus plug which was a blob of pinky discharge a few days before.

Lemonicelolly1 Wed 06-Dec-17 09:11:40

I had no signs/Braxton hicks with my baby until I started having contractions at 40 + 4 I didn't lose my mucus plug until after I started having contractions either. I used to worry I wouldn't know when I was in Labour but there was no mistaking it when I did! Good luck op smile x

namechangedcantthinkofnewone Wed 06-Dec-17 09:22:05

1st baby - Mucus plug after the deed, contractions day or two later then waters went.

Absolutely nothing with 2nd and 3rd baby, both ended in induction. 2nd @ 42 weeks and 3rd @ 39+4 due to health issues.

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