How to tell if real labor starts?

Answer The best way for a lay (non-medical) person to tell if labor starts, is to determine if one or more of the following are occurring: Your water has broken You have a bloody mucousy discharge from y... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to tell if real labor starts

I am 36 weeks pregnant and 1 centimeter dilated How long till real labor starts?

Probably another five weeks, especially if this is your first child.

What do doctors ask before labor starts?

Don't trust doctors with a pregnancy they have no idea. They treat it Like a sickness when it is as natural as sleeping. They cause harm to your baby by giving you epidural and labor inducers. Only... Read More »

How long can you be dilated to 2 cm before labor starts?

its different for everyone, first babys usually take the longest and you can be 2cms for a long time, sometimes days, just stay slowly active carry on doing day to day things, keep energy levels up... Read More »

If you had such strong braxton hicks contractions last night that you thought it was the real thing does that mean real labor is close?

Answer No, braxton hicks just help your uterus prepare but it does not mean you are close to delivery trust me I have been there too sweetie.