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Getting everything ready before the big day! Advice on what to pack to how to be mentally prepared!

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Are second babies as big or bigger than first?

Im pregnant with my second baby (a girl) and my first baby (a boy) was 9lb2 born via emergency c section. I really want a VBAC with this baby because i desperately don’t want to go through the c section recovery again 😣 but im also terrified of pushing out a 9 pounder or bigger! What are the chances of my baby gir...

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Cervix check?

When do cervix checks typically happen? I’m 36+6 today and had a doc appt and no cervix check, just curious if anyone has some insight!

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Packing hospital bags

Suggestions on what to bring/ what hospital will give you so don’t need to bring?

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Labour and pain management

Hello I’m just starting to worry and overthink about labour and feeling I’m not prepared to give birth even though it will be happening one way or another is there anything that any mum’s recommend to reduce the pain or manage it more I want to avoid an epidural but feel I may struggle massively with the pain so any...

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Signs for labour?

What were your signs of symptoms that you had before you went into labour? My last pregnancy was an emergency c section so I don’t know what to look out for but my doctor did briefly explain that I could have cramps, extreme thirst, etc x I’m 34 weeks today but since yesterday I’ve had Braxton hicks all day, I feel ...

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