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i'm 35 wks pregnant

and was wondering how early did other mothers have their kids? i'm super anxious to have mine but i figure if i come early it will only be by maybe one wk. so if you had a healthy pregnancy with no complications did you come early or right at due date.

 
melody77

Asked by melody77 at 3:52 PM on Oct. 1, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • Haha...Early or on-time? You should ask on-time or late since most babies come later rather than earlier if its your first. My DD was 16 days late.
    ma2b08

    Answer by ma2b08 at 8:31 PM on Oct. 1, 2009

  • Its normal to be anxious at this point. twice I went a few days early, and twice i went into labor on my due date.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:55 PM on Oct. 1, 2009

  • With my first, I thought for sure I would go late because alot of first time moms I knew ended up being induced. I ended going into labor on June 23 and he was due July 17. He was born on June 26, the day I turned 37wks!! I was so excited, it was really hot that year and I couldnt imagine going into July lol! He was a very healthy 8lbs 21in <3 However with my second (they are 17 mo apart) I thought for sure I would go ealry again b/c I felt so huge and uncomfortable really ealry on. She ended up being 2 days late and 10lbs 2oz! I knew I shouldnt jinx myself by thinking I would go ealry again the 3rd time 17mo later (yes I had 3 under 3) and I ended up being induced after 3 days late, because I have big babies. She was 9lbs 12oz at birth. I hope this one (my 4th) will not be late!
    Anyway, Its normal to be anxious and hope to go early, just know that babies come when they want. So hang in there and try to enjoy it!
    KaRaBaSsEtT

    Answer by KaRaBaSsEtT at 4:36 PM on Oct. 1, 2009

  • My first kiddo came about right on time....its not an exact sience ya know....lol....and my son I was enduced 33 days LATE.....horrible...i hated my docter....So to each there own....sometimes they are ready and sometimes they are not.....GOOD LUCK hang in there....
    hollymmm

    Answer by hollymmm at 5:19 PM on Oct. 1, 2009

  • it depends lol.. some first time mothers go on time or late.. usually not often early my DD was 11 days late lol.. soo good luck...
    kelsbug05

    Answer by kelsbug05 at 11:14 PM on Oct. 2, 2009