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Did most of you ladies work till the you go into labor?

This is my first pregnancy and was just wondering if most people work till the wk of due date or usually take off 2 wks ahead of the due date?

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Amy2079

Asked by Amy2079 at 2:56 PM on Sep. 28, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • Til the very day..♥
    SuperrMommyy

    Answer by SuperrMommyy at 2:57 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • Nope. I have pre term labor problems.
    xxlilmomma09

    Answer by xxlilmomma09 at 2:57 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • i was at work the morning I went into labor, worked until my boss made me leave.(son was born the very next morning)
    Bubbie0809

    Answer by Bubbie0809 at 2:58 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • It probably depends how much unpaid time off you want to take. I worked up to the day.
    moviemom22

    Answer by moviemom22 at 2:58 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • We got married, he went back to Hawaii three days later, and I followed two weeks later. Didn't work (outside of the home) since. However, I do several things at home on the side part time.
    Glamourina

    Answer by Glamourina at 2:59 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • I worked up until Friday, had weekends off and went into labor Sunday night.
    nmmama09

    Answer by nmmama09 at 3:00 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • i know i did..7 i was two weeks late..bedrest and all still going to work..only you know your body so if you feel like it then go..but if you're doc says no and you don't feel like it then don't lol..
    Lovelymee23

    Answer by Lovelymee23 at 3:01 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • I would have, but, I worked until a month before my due date and quit because I hadn't bought one thing..so, I needed to get supplies and put together stuff. LOL
    BradenIsMySon

    Answer by BradenIsMySon at 3:01 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • I got out of work at noon and at 4:32pm my son was born. :) so yea I worked until the day!
    crazy4u49033

    Answer by crazy4u49033 at 3:01 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

  • I worked until 2 weeks before my due date with my 1st, but I wasn't going back so wasn't concerned about the time off. With my 2nd and 3rd I was already a SAHM, with my 4th I quit when I was like 6 months pregnant but again wasn't going back to work.
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 3:03 PM on Sep. 28, 2010

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