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... when I was 12 wks, my dr measured my cervix using an internal ultra sound and it was 4 cm long. when i was 30wks, i went into the hospital to be evaluated, and it was 2 cm. This is effacement. It is the shortening of the cervix caused by the baby pushing down. ... (2 replies)
... So she wants me to wait another week to see if labor will start on its own. ... (1 replies)
... l 3 cm which i been like that a lil over a week and half, but she did say some thing i dont understand since some you guys talk about percentage when introducing effaced and so forth. ... (3 replies)

Preterm Labor????
Aug 13, 2006
... I eventually went to the hospital and it turned out that I was having some contractions. They kept me in the hospital overnight. ... (13 replies)
... Thank you Jordyn! I will try a memory foam, and i ordered a body pillow online..it should be here in a day or two. the doc allowed me to sit up in bed and work on my laptop for a couple hours a day but I can't walk except to go to the bathroom and 5 min. shower. ... (204 replies)
... basically got rid of the plug so i dilate quicker (27 replies)
... im 36 weeks, and very ready!!!!! its been 3 months on bed rest, my poor body is so sore. walking is tough. it will all be worth it. the dr said his head has been low for 1. ... (27 replies)
... Hi Everyone! I had my shower on Sunday and everything went so well!!!! We got a lot of what we needed, however I have a few missing things I still need to get. ... (159 replies)
July Mommies IIII
Jun 25, 2007
... Yep, I am right behind ya, due on the 5th. Although for some reason no one thinks I will make it that far? ... (229 replies)
... but I assume at the hospital the birth tub is sterilized so the rule may be different there. Let us know what they say. I know when I had Kierra our room had a sitz bath in the shower...looks like a toilet that flushes your bottom with water I guess... ... (202 replies)
... I am trying not to pysch myself out on these feelings...I am still having a lot of activity with going to the bathroom, I go about 10 times a day and it is very soft. Then there are 10 more times when I think I need to go and nothing comes out. ... (66 replies)
... cms dialated!! My OB said I'll more than likely have her early. Duh. Haha. I can't believe it. Right when she checked I knew I was going to be more than 1cm like I was at 28 weeks because that time it hurt like hell and this time it wasn't even uncomfortable! So it looks like I'm having an October baby! ... (79 replies)
... Well I have a story to tell now. But it's bad news. ... (42 replies)
... blood pressure and although a little small she was perfectly healthy.. your 37 weeks so its ok to have baby anytime... ggod luck! ... (3 replies)




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