Preparation: Steroids

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Going into Labor

H.R. asks from Dallas

I am having my first baby. I went to the doctors office about 3 days ago and thats when my doctor cheaked me and said i was three centimeters and said I was softening...


Fetal Fibronectin Test

S.F. asks from Chico

My name is S. I am 23 weeks pregnant with my second child due in Nov. I am considered at high risk for a preterm birth because my first son was born preterm. I am c...



L.S. asks from Charlotte

ok so this is my 3rd child BUT first time not being enduced (sp) I believe I have lost my mucus plug. I am at 36wks, my first son was born at 38 and second son at 37...



D.H. asks from Washington DC

I'm at 38 weeks and am anxiously awaiting the arrival of my baby girl. Can anyone give me an idea of what a contraction feels like? I'm not sure if I'll know when t...



I.Y. asks from Los Angeles

Hi, I just spoke to my daughter that is 37 weeks along, and she told me after her sonagram the Dr. told her that her placenta will probably not hold out any longer th...


Need Advice

E.C. asks from Washington DC

I'm 19 years old and this is my first pregnancy that I'm going through with. I'm scared and wondering if there is anything anyone can tell me about giving birth and w...


Seeking Experience and Answers with Premature Water Break at 26 Weeks

C.G. asks from Charleston

I was 26 1/2 weeks pregnant this past Wednesday and my water broke. I have been hospitalized since. They are trying to keep me pregnant as long as possible. The ba...


Miscarriage Again?

R.H. asks from Chicago

Hi mamas, I am devistated. I have had two miscarriages between 6 and 8 weeeks in the last year. Since, I have had every test you can imagine including my husband a...


Do "Fat" People Really Eat That Much Differently than "Thin" People?

B.B. asks from New York

Not that I watch what people eat or put in their carts all the time, but it seems like in public at least, everyone eats pretty much the same. My sister in law used...