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36 weeks pregnant and still hasn't dropped.

Is this normal? i thought that she would of dropped by now... and also did anyone else feel like they are trying to claw their way out sometimes?

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Jessi101088

Asked by Jessi101088 at 10:40 PM on Jun. 3, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • I have experienced the "claw their way out" feeling. Apparently it's not that common but I've spoke to others who've had that as well.

    I'm almost 36 weeks and I don't know if my baby has dropped yet. I have a doctor's appointment tomorrow so she's going to tell me what station my baby is at.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:43 PM on Jun. 3, 2009

  • squat --a lot
    MELRN

    Answer by MELRN at 10:43 PM on Jun. 3, 2009

  • Some babies don't even drop until a few hours before labor.

    I googled it and found this link:

    http://www.givingbirthnaturally.com/lightening-during-pregnancy.html
    AutumnsMom31309

    Answer by AutumnsMom31309 at 10:56 PM on Jun. 3, 2009

  • yeah some dont drop until right before you go into labor.
    i never did.
    MomNbabyGirl009

    Answer by MomNbabyGirl009 at 11:15 PM on Jun. 3, 2009

  • What does dropping mean? Just curious. :)
    youngfirsttimer

    Answer by youngfirsttimer at 11:46 PM on Jun. 3, 2009

  • With both of my previous pregnancies, they didnt drop until right before I went into labor. And yes, I have experienced the "claw your way out". With my son I was sure we were going to have an "Alien" type birth.
    abbynzachsmommy

    Answer by abbynzachsmommy at 11:47 PM on Jun. 3, 2009

  • My babies didn't drop before labor! It doesn't mean anything if they do or don't drop
    Cynthje

    Answer by Cynthje at 8:25 AM on Jun. 4, 2009

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