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#1 of 3 Old 06-04-2009, 01:44 PM - Thread Starter
 
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I've been up for hours the past three nights in false labor.

It's just like real labor except that it doesn't progress, and every morning I'm so dissapointed

Anybody else?
I just needed to vent.
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Oh Yeah, and today is my due date!
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I'm sorry. I've been awake at night too, but not due to labor. Just insomnia. It does makes the day difficult.

Try not to think of it as "false" labor though. Your body is still working, doing something! Maybe it's trying to get your babe into the perfect position to birth. Maybe it's doing some early work on the cervix to make things ripe! Your body is working, even if it stops in the morning. Try to rest as much as you can, stay hydrated, and I hope you are holding your new little one very soon!!
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