How to Assess Contractions by Palpation?

Answer If you are pregnant and experiencing Braxton Hicks or pre-labor contractions, you can use uterine palpation to determine the relative strength of your contractions. Palpation means pressing on the ... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Assess Contractions by Palpation

Contractions are intermittent painless uterine contractions that are not true labor pains?

If you are 38 weeks and have been having irregular contractions 10-15 mins apart from 730 last night to 2pm today - part of mucus plug lost but no blood these are painful contractions - is it time?

AnswerYou should call your doctor ASAP!! Good luck and God Bless:)

How to Detect Pregnancy in Cows and Heifers with Rectal Palpation?

Preg-checking or pregnancy checking cows is done by a highly common and popular method in cattle called Rectal Palpation. Rectal palpation is the messiest, yet cheapest and often quickest form of p... Read More »

How to Use Contractions?

Here is how to correctly use contractions and avoid common mistakes.