This week your baby may be engaging, which means becoming fixed head down to prepare for being born. Here's all about mom and baby at pregnancy week 38.
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When 39 weeks pregnant, your baby is full term. Learn about your baby and body, find a diary and a week 39 video gallery.
I was the talk of the hospital apparently. It was an absolutely amazing first time labor experience and I can't believe I've done it.
40 weeks pregnant, you may be impatient or worried or probably both. Learn about baby development , mom's body, tips and tricks and a video gallery.
This is my birth story about how my water broke at night with a POP. Something that "never happens" according to my prenatal class teacher. Well, it can happen!
My emergency C-section birth story... My little son actually saved my life! Without him being stubborn, I could have bled to death.
Here is my crazy acute C-section birth story... You won't believe it. Sometimes life really is like a sitcom
This is my birth story of the planned C-section of my breech baby. It all went well! Learning About the…
For me, giving birth was easy, entirely thanks to the breathing I learned in a prenatal class. I don't know how I would have handled it otherwise...
Learn how to separate so-called Braxton Hicks contractions (false contractions) from real labor. Here's how they feel, what they do…
This is my birth story from 1965. Things were a bit different then. I was scared to give birth but didn't receive much help with it more than strong meds
This is how my natural childbirth in the 90s went. Maybe of interest to someone who is about to give birth today. :-)
Did you and your partner want to know your baby's sex before giving birth? This poll shows if + 1000 parents wanted to know the gender of their unborn baby.
Are you worried that giving birth will be more painful than you can bear? Learn about the causes of labor pain and how to reduce the pain.
I didn't feel right, but nobody believed me. Well, my water broke in the wrong place. Here is my birth story of water breaking and lessons learned.
A young mom's premature, traumatic birth story. Preeclampsia, and a tough start for her baby. But all went well in the end!
Cesarean births have doubled over the past 30 years. But how safe are they? Here's what recent studies conclude on cesarean risks and safety.
Find the tips you need to prepare for giving birth. The signs of labor, stages of labor, pain relief, birth positions, childbirth videos and much more.