One of the most commonly talked about signs of impending labor, many women begin cleaning and re-arranging baby items in the days or hours before labor begins.
OR MAYBE… you’ve been putting it off for awhile and you’re doing it because you know you need to stop procrastinating!
Animals seem to be very aware of changes in their masters. It’s not unusual for dogs or cats to follow around pregnant women like a shadow in the hours before labor begins.
OR MAYBE… your pet is just feeling friendly.
It’s not unusual for women about to go into labor to have uncontrollable shakes and shivers, on and off.
OR MAYBE… you just have low blood sugar or need a blanket.
Before going into labor, many women say that experienced the best nights sleep they’ve had in weeks.
OR MAYBE... you’re finally getting used to the huge baby bump (is that possible?)
As labor nears, many women find they have an increase in runny noses due to the higher level of hormones in their body.
OR MAYBE… you’re starting to get a cold (and should go see the doctor!)
Although you’ve probably had swelling in at least your hands or feet in the third trimester, it’s not unsual to experience more swelling or even swelling in new places before labor begins – for instance in the lips.
OR MAYBE… you just need to put your feet up more and get your partner to give you some more massages!1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7