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Does anybody know some SAFE ways to make your baby kick?

He's already been kicking alot but I was just wondering if anyone knew some ways to make him kick so other people can feel him?

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Asked by Anonymous at 10:29 PM on Nov. 1, 2009 in Pregnancy

Answers (12)
  • Sometimes if I would just poke my belly the baby would kick back. My DH would shake my belly and that would wake the baby up and make him move.

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:30 PM on Nov. 1, 2009

  • My doc told me and I have had success with relaxing and drinking a cold glass of OJ...

    Answer by athenax3 at 10:30 PM on Nov. 1, 2009

  • 100% OJ works great it is healthy and the natural sugar gets em goin

    Answer by heather.darin at 10:31 PM on Nov. 1, 2009

  • Drink a cold glass of water very quickly it makes the baby move around, start paying attention to what you're doing when the baby starts kicking. I've heard a lot of people say the baby reacts to certain music, the sound of their fathers voice etc

    Answer by bubblycute at 10:31 PM on Nov. 1, 2009

  • I would have to go with the pp. Juice usually works, just wait 15-20 min.

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:32 PM on Nov. 1, 2009

  • Put a soda that has been in the fridge up against your belly!

    Answer by justluvinmyson at 10:44 PM on Nov. 1, 2009

  • a glass of juice, or soda. or have sex

    Answer by erika_wright at 11:01 PM on Nov. 1, 2009

  • Eat or drink something high in sugar content. Lay still for 10-15 minutes and let the kicking begin. Once you are pretty far in preg. (30+weeks) you can nudge the baby on one side of your tummy and it may move for you.

    Answer by bloomsr at 11:04 PM on Nov. 1, 2009

  • Babies rarely move on command because they can tell when there's a hand there, and they know voices too, so they just know when there's a "stranger"s hand there and they won't show off. Your best bet is to sneak the extra hand on when baby's already dancing around.

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:31 PM on Nov. 1, 2009

  • Certain types of music made my kids kick. They're music lovers. :)

    Answer by JulieJacobKyle at 2:13 AM on Nov. 2, 2009

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