Contractions in my lower abdomen

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today I have been gettan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g Sharp an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>paan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>san> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>loweran> back an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> tightenan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>loweran> abdomen..are these actual contractions or braxton hicks...
This is an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan> second child an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> I do not remember bean style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g to sore with <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>my</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> first. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran> the past couple of days I have been sore <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>my</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>lower</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> abdomen. It feels as though the baby has plopped himself right above an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan> public bone.... I have been waddlan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> everythan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g! Has anyone else experienced this? Is is normal?
I literally just got home from <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>my</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> doctor an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> they had to stop <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>my</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> contr<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ctions. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran> me it started out <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>my</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>lower</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>bdomen on only the left side. They were so strong I couldn't move or breathe through them an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> it left me with tears an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan> eyes after each one. Those went away an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> about an hour later i started feelan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g a crampan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g that I can only explaan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan> as feelan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g almost like diarrhea cramps, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan> whole an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bellyan>.. It quickly started wrappan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g around an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>to an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan> back an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan> span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>e.
true contr<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ctions are felt <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> your <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>lower</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> back an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>lower</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>bdomen area. Braxton hicks are like a tightenan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g of your an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>loweran> abdoment with no paan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>. The true contractions fell like extreme tightenan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan> you an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>loweran> abdomen, when you feel your abdomen it will hard like a rock. a contraction starts out slow an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> peaks an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> then an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>goesan> away slow. hope this helps.
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Hi ladies I need some advice I'm a ftm 39 wks, I have been havan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g period like cramps all day that come an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> go these are right across <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>my</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>lower</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>bdomen an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> spread to <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>my</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> hips. <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>my</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> back has also been killan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g me all day. Does this sound like contractions? I have been told u will know when it's time but how?
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I know when one is startan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g because I get this dull paan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>my</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>lower</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> back (ouch) an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> it wraps around to <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>my</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>lower</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>bdomen an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan> stomach gets super tight. Its very uncoman style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran>table an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> the paan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan> is an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>tense at times. I tolerate paan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan> pretty well but this is a different feelan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> I can't seem to control it.
Im 28 weeks i was bleedan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g last nite so today i went to the doc to get checked an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> he told me everythan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g looked good n an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan> cervix was closed wen i got home i started gettan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g really bad an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>paan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>san> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>my</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>lower</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>bdomen it feels like cramps but i cant stan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> the paan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan> what can this be im so worried?
I feel crampan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>my</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>bdomen, tightnan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>my</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> stomach, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>lower</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> back an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>paan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>san> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> aches. I guess our bodies are just gettan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g ready.
Plus real contr<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ctions at least an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran> me have wrapped around <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>my</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> whole <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>lower</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>bdomen startan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g from the back to the front an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan> a pattern, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> while Braxton hicks can be paan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>ful I always felt real contractions were more paan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>ful an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> lasted longer
Right bean style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran>e I went to go to bed I had some bad crampan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>lower</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>bdomen. I went to relieve an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan>self an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> turns out to be diarea ( sorry about tmi) so after fell asleep an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran> about 45 man style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan> then woke up horrible crampan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> paan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan> top of an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bellyan> I though it was because an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan> stomach an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> BM seem to be off tonight. But now the paan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan> is coman style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> goan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> even after a hot shower an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> cold glass of water it's not stoppan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g. Could this be contractions? I thought you felt contractions an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>loweran> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>bellyan>.
Well ladies, I started havan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan> bloody show/loss of mucous plug on a Wed, lost the last chunk of blood tan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>ged mucous on a Sunday afternoon an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> delivered an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan> little girl Monday evenan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g. So I would say you could be a few days away. also, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan> contractions did not feel anythan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g like they say contractions should feel like. They weren't a tightenan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan> the an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>loweran> back that radiates to the an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>loweran> abdomen nor were they a tightenan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g from the top of the uterus that radiates to the bottom.
I somehow duran style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan> first pregnancy thought labor an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>paan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>san> would be an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan> ENTIRE tuman style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan>....it is NOT. The contr<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ctions are down low, across the <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>lower</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>bdomen, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> the <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>lower</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> back...They feel like a really bad period. The sharp an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>paan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>san> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan> your breasts might be milk glan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an>s preparan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran> their duties....Hope that I helped...how far along are you?
You will probably start feelan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g what they call Braxton-Hicks contr<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ctions at any time. It is a tightness <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> your <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>bdomen that can last anywhere from a few seconds to a couple of man style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>utes. They are not paan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>ful, sometimes uncoman style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran>table an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> VERY sporadic. Dran style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>kan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g a glass of water can make them stop, or changan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g position sometimes works too. Later an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan> pregnancy, they will become more frequent an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> possibly more uncoman style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran>table, but are perfectly normal an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> your bodies way of preparan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran> the real ones.
around this poan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>t I feel an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan> stomach muscles tighten from the top of an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan> bump down to an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan> pelvic area an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> it sorta radiates across. Then you have the apex - this is when I feel it <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>my</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>lower</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> back an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> its paan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>ful enough to take an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan> breath away. This is where birthan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g classes are VERY helpful because they teach you how to breathe here without hyperventilatan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan> keepan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g to the rollercoaster image - your car is at the top an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> teeteran style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g over the edge. Then you have the descent...
i just had sex with an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan> boyfriend about an hour ago, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> now i'm havan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g some paan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>ful period-like cramps <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>my</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>lower</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>bdomen an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> pelvic area. but they seem to be more constant than comman style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> goan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g...could these be contractions? i'm 38 weeks 4 days. this is also the first time this has happened after sex.
Im a ftm 39+1 nd Ive been havan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>g paan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>my</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>lower</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>bdomen kan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>da like period cramps an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> alot of pressure an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan> vajj nd an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan> bottom. Some of the cramps are an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>tense nd some arent. Ive been tryan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan> to time cus ill have like 4-5 cramps an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan> an hour but then it will stop an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran> about an hour nd come bak. Srry an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran> the long post but im not sure if these are contractions or not. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>myan> whole pregnancy i havent had one BH or contraction so im not sure what to look an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran>.
Labor contr<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ctions cause discoman style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>foran>t or a dull ache <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> your back an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an>/or <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>lower</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>bdomen, along with pressure <sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n style = 'b<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>ckground-color: #d<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>e8f4'>in</sp<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>n> the pelvis. Some women may also feel paan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan> their sides an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>andan>an> thighs. Some women describe contractions as strong menstrual cramps, while others describe them as strong waves that feel like diarrhea cramps. So hopefully this either stops, or contan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>inan>ues on so I can get some rest haha!
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