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Is loose bowel movements is a sign of labor?

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Alexia_joel09

Asked by Alexia_joel09 at 11:23 AM on Apr. 17, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • its a prelabor sign but it doesnt mean you will be in labor soon ...
    http://pregnancy.emedtv.com/labor/signs-of-labor.html
    Mrs.Owen86

    Answer by Mrs.Owen86 at 11:23 AM on Apr. 17, 2009

  • It is a sign of pre-labor which occurs anytime during 2-4 weeks before delivery. Not a sign of active labor though, sorry :-(

    Do you have a copy of "What to Expect When You're Expecting" ? It has a whole column of pre-labor vs. labor symptoms.
    NovemberLove

    Answer by NovemberLove at 11:24 AM on Apr. 17, 2009

  • it CAN be, but it doesnt mean that it is! i had a few of the early labor signs but i still was 41 weeks before i had the baby. contractions that get closer together and more painful is the real sign of active labor, just relax and enjoy ur last few weeks of being baby-free and able to sleep and do what u want
    Butterflysky_24

    Answer by Butterflysky_24 at 12:30 PM on Apr. 17, 2009

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