"Before you were conceived I wanted you, Before you were born I loved you, Before you were here an hour I would die for you, This is the miracle of Mother's Love. "
We are glad to share some relevant pregnancy information with you ! The long awaited time is here, you are about to enter into labor, get ready to bask in the glory of motherhood!
- Baby now weighs 7 pounds, 4 ounces (3,300 grams) and measures about 20 inches (51 cm).
- Sleeping becomes a difficulty as there is no comfortable position for you. A soft mattress facilitates lying down and getting up from the bed. You might experience pain in your pelvis and groin areas immediately after getting up from bed which is normal and subsides spontaneously within few minutes. Take plenty of rest with your feet propped up if possible.
- Consult your doctor before and on your due date. Do not panic if your due date has passed. Only about 5% mothers deliver on their due dates. If you have 3-4 contractions every 10 minutes OR rupture of membranes OR passage of mucus; you need to rush to the hospital for delivery / admission / suitable advice.
- Labor pain is very distressing but you can tolerate it. Medicines can relieve labor pain upto some extent. Ask your doctor about possible pain relief methods available.