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Normal?

I'm a ftm and I was just wondering if any other mommies went over their due dates? Is it a bad thing or is it normal? I've tried walking, sitting on my birth ball, more walking..any advice/suggestions/stories any mommies are willing to share would be much appreciated I'm feeling really sad that my baby hasnt decided to come yet :(
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Ftms can go 41-42 weeks. Also depends on the accuracy of the edd which is just an estimation. Baby will come when ready.

But try this since I think I saw that you're at 40 weeks already

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Okay thank you! Im 40wks 3 days and I think if my baby isn't here by Friday my ob wants to induce me.
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My last 2 babies came after 40 weeks
My daughter was 41 and my son went to nearly 42 weeks I think I had 3 days to go till I was 42.
My midwife had me booked in to be induced but my body went into labour naturally.

Don't be scared
Babies come when they come and it's a normal thing to go over due date or be over 40 weeks and Alot of women have to be induced
All normal
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They deleted my link. Scalinis eggplant Parmesan...

I love eggplant Parmesan but have been staying away from this stuff just in case
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Thank you! It really helps to hear:)
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I went to 42 weeks with both my daughter and son and had to be induced...it happens but they say post term babies are stronger and healthier so be proud!!!
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