Contractions 101 Archives | Bloomlife Page 1Apple_logo_blackPage 1Page 1Page 1TrianglePage 1close iconPage 1Page 1Fill 1Group 3!Fill 1Icons / icon-checkicon-cvvCVVCVVicon-down-arrowicon-upIcons / icon-multiplyicon-plusIcons / icon-quoteicon-up-arrowicon-upFill 6Page 1Page 1Page 1GroupPage 1GroupFill 1Triangle 1plus-buttonPage 1Page 1Page 1Page 1Fill 4

Contractions 101

are these contractions normal in third trimester of pregnancy

What have we learned after talking to hundreds of contraction-tracking moms? Well, "normal contractions" is a relative term. Every pregnancy is different! "Normal contractions" at each stage of pregnancy comes down to understanding what is “normal for you.” To get you one step closer to understanding your "normal", let's go over the basics...

Read more
Braxton-Hicks-at-28-Weeks-is-totally-normal

Once you hit the third trimester, things often get more intense. You might be more tired, more achy, and oh yes—experiencing more contractions. This common type of non-labor contraction is referred to as “Braxton Hicks” (named after the British doctor who first described them in 1872) contractions. Braxton Hicks are basically your run-of-the-mill, practice or […]

Read more
braxton-hicks-all-day

For those of us lucky enough to get acquainted with good ‘ol Braxton Hicks contractions nice and early in our pregnancy, we may notice that it feels like we get these pesky Braxton Hicks all day. Every. Damn. Day. Congratulations, you are totally normal! Whether you feel them or not, these non-labor inducing contractions can […]

Read more

YOUR PREGNANCY SMARTS. Delivered.

Sign up for the Preg U Newsletter!

 

 

  • ex: JenniferMarks@gmail.com
  • ex: Jennifer