When do you start having braxton hicks contrations?

Answer They can start early on, it's the bodies way of preparing for the real thing, and many first time moms find themselves at the hospital thinking they are in labor, however as soon as you feel the re... Read More »

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How to Identify Braxton Hicks Contractions?

Braxton Hicks contractions are false, "practice" or uterus conditioning labor pains that occur before actual labor begins. They're true contractions that occur when the uterus tightens as a result ... 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.

What are possible alternative causes for Chadwicks sign Hegars sign Goodells sign Braxton Hicks or Ballottement?

Ballottement indicates an increase of fluid over the patella at the knee joint - this has more to do with an injury or infection and nothing to do with pregnancy.Braxton Hicks or practice contracti... Read More »

What is the meaning of the name Braxton?

The name Braxton is of English origin. Its meaning translates to "Brock's town." The noun "brock" is also an informal word for “badger.” Braxton is commonly used as a boy's name or as a surname... Read More »