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I am a first time mom, im 38 weeks what do contractions feel like?
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They feel like period cramps but 10x worse
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Tightness, pressure , you can't walk or talk through the contractions , it's a constient pain down there and you can feel it in your butt even ...you will know ! Good luck love
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Okay thank you. Kind of scared praying for the best.
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Your welcome you'll do great ...
Just remember the breathing techniques breath though your nose and out your mouth . Cause screaming be cause of the pain will tighten your stomach up more when your stomach is contracting .
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I have a question. What should i pack in the hospital bag?
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TBH I ONLY PACK TWO PLAIN TEE SHIRTS, TWO PAIRS OF LIKE SPANDEX PANTS , SPORTS BRA /NURSING BRA IF YOU PLAN TO BREASTFEEDING . Toiletries , hair stuff if you PLAIN on taking pictures with baby in the hospital . The whole time ibwas in the hospital I wore the gowns mainly cause I was breastfeeding so had something loose for easy access.
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